SOPHOMORE YEAR (2006)
Finished second on the team with 23 RBIs and seven doubles, third in slugging (.402) and fourth in batting average (.314) ... led the squad with 16 RBIs in league games and his .343 Big Ten batting average ranked second on the club ... collected eight multi-hit games and five multi-RBI contests ... started 27 games (47 games) with 24 starts at catcher and three at designated hitter ... closed the Minnesota series (5/19-21) 5-for-15 with a pair of RBIs ... was 2-for-3 with two RBIs, one run and one double in a victory at Valparaiso (5/10) ... recorded a career-high five RBIs and a career-best three hits, scored once and stole his first career base in a win over Iowa (5/7) ... laced a pinch-hit, three-run double against Ohio State (4/23) ... in the last two games of the Purdue series (4/15-16), grabbed three hits in four at-bats with two RBIs and one run ... doubled and collected two hits in two at-bats at Northwestern (4/9) ... went 2-for-3 with two RBIs at Evansville (4/4) ... went 1-for-3 with an RBI and a run vs. Vermont (3/17) ... was an Academic All-Big Ten selection.
FRESHMAN YEAR (2005)
Batted .289 (13-for-45) in 15 starts and 29 games ... went 5-for-11 in seven games over spring break ... was 2-for-3 with a double and a run in a victory vs. Bucknell (3/13) ... drove in his first collegiate run, scored twice and was 2-for-5 against Arkansas-Little Rock (3/6).
A two-year letterwinner for head coach Kevin Marsh at Deerfield ... listed as one of the top 100 area players by the Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune in 2004 ... included in the Top 100 Midwest Prospects by the Chicago White Sox ... invited to the Midwest Area Code Games ... batted .465 his senior season with six home runs and 17 doubles ... earned two letters in football and was selected first team all-state by the Illinois High School Association at quarterback both years ... chosen all-conference, all-area and Offensive Player of the Year both seasons as well ... has two sisters, Andi and Danielle ... parents are Ken and Julie Fixler.
Birthdate: June 13, 1986