Mike Hollenbeck
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Mike Hollenbeck

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Joliet, Ill.

High School:
Joliet Township

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 220

Position:
C

Birthdate:
06/04/1992

Experience:
1L

B/T:
L/R

04/13/2014

Two-Run Eighth Inning Propels Redbirds Past Webster, 3-1

Back-to-back doubles by Logan Leverett and Brock Stewart pushed the eventual winning run across the plate

03/30/2014

Rhoades Earns Complete-Game Win; Redbirds Take Series at Indiana State

Illinois State has now won MVC series' versus Bradley and Indiana State.

03/28/2014

Savas Goes The Distance, Illinois State Tops Indiana State, 5-2

Savas has won 17-straight decisions for Illinois State.

03/21/2014

Redbirds Walk-Off Twice To Take Valley-Opening Series Vs. Bradley

Illinois State has now won six-straight games and are 10-games over .500.

03/15/2014

Redbirds Sweep Doubleheader Vs. Western Illinois, Improve to 11-5

Illinois State is now a season-best six games over .500.

05/22/2013

WJBC Redbird Recap MVC Championship Bradley vs ISU

04/22/2013

WJBC Redbird Recap - Indiana State vs. ISU

WJBC Redbird Recap - Indiana State vs. ISU

05/07/2012

Redbirds in the Community - Basebald Day 2012

Redbirds in the Community - Basebald Day 2012

05/07/2012

WJBC Recap - Baseball vs. SIU

WJBC Recap - Baseball vs. SIU

04/09/2012

WJBC Recap - Baseball vs. Wichita State

WJBC Recap - Baseball vs. Wichita State

04/21/2012

ISU Baseball vs. Bradley (Game 2)

ISU vs. Bradley April 21, 2012

03/27/2012

Illinois State vs. Illinois

Illinois State vs. Illinois held on March 27, 2012.

03/11/2012

Illinois State vs. Western Michigan

The Illinois State baseball team beat Western Michigan, 7-1, Mar. 9, 2012 at the RussMatt Central Florida Invitational.

03/09/2012

Illinois State vs. Maine

The Illinois State baseball team beat Maine, 7-1, Mar. 9, 2012 at the RussMatt Central Florida Invitational.

2013: Earned First-Team All-Missouri Valley Conference accolades ... appeared in 54 games, making 53 starts ... batted .296/.377/.344 with one home run, six doubles, 26 RBI ... added one stolen base ... collected a pair of hits and drew one walk at Memphis (2/15) ... opened the season with an eight-game on-base streak (2/15-3/09) ... Tallied two hits and drove home three runs at Miami (3/12) ... compiled back-to-back, two-hit games at Wichita State (3/29-3/30) ... reached base three times and added two RBI vs. MacMurray (4/24) ... posted a season-best 10-game hitting streak (4/27-5/12) ... launched a home run against Creighton (5/5) ... went 2-for-4 with one double and two RBI as Illinois State clinched its first outright Valley title (5/18) ... batted .429 (6-for-14) with three doubles, six RBI and three runs scored in the Missouri Valley Conference Championship at Duffy Bass Field (5/21-5/25)

2012:Made 51 starts, batting .298/.408/.416 ... launched three home runs, with ten doubles, one triple and 39 RBI ... drew 34 walks ... went 3-for-5 with one home run, one double, three RBI and two runs scored versus Tennessee Tech (2/26) ... reached base in 14-consecutive games (2/25-3/20), batting .423 with one home run, six doubles and 13 RBI during that span ... reached base twice, drove in three runs and scored two runs against Southeast Missouri (3/4) ... went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI against Army (3/17) ... collected two hits, including one home run, with three RBI at Indiana State (3/31) ... tallied three-consecutive two-hit games (4/7-4/10) ... launched a home run and drew two walks at Creighton (4/28) ...went 3-for-4 versus Southern Illinois (5/5) ... collected two hits, and drove in three runs, at Evansville (5/19).

2011: Served as a designated hitter and catcher, starting 46 games ... hit .265 with a .395 slugging percentage and a .376 on-base percentage ... tied for second-most doubles on the team with 12 ... hit three home runs ... had 42 RBI and scored 26 runs ... collected multiple hits and multiple RBI in 10 games ... had a five-game hitting streak (3/5-3/9) ... earned his first collegiate hit versus Milwaukee (2/26) ... went 3-for-5 with two RBI and two runs scored, including one double in ISU's win at Miami (3/9) ... went 3-for-4 with five RBI and one home run against Chicago State (4/2) ... went 3-for-3 with three RBI, one run scored and one double at Bradley (4/17) ... went 2-for-4 with five RBI and one run scored versus Indiana State (4/29) ... went 2-for-4 with three RBI, including one double.


Joliet Township High School:Drafted in the 14th round of the 2010 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft by the Boston Red Sox ... earned Joliet Herald News First Team selection and Chicago Tribune Second Team selection ... named to the IHSBCA All State and All Area teams ... earned all-conference selection ... hit .495 with eight home runs and 40 RBI ... as a junior, named as a Joliet Herald News First Team and IHSBCA All Area selection ... averaged .449 with eight home runs and 44 RBI ... as a sophomore, hit .285 with one home run and 32 RBI.

Personal:Born 6-4-92 ... son of Paul and Juana Hollenbeck ... major: Physical Education