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    Michael Kalina
    Michael Kalina

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Munster, Ind.

    High School:
    Munster

    Weight:
    175

    Position:
    Outfield/Utility

    Bats/Throws:
    R/R



    2005: Academic All-Big Ten... Started four games and played in 12 total ... Went 2-for-4 with three runs scored and two RBI vs. Mount St. Mary's (2/26) ... Earned three straight starts vs. Vermont (3/25), Dartmouth (3/26) and Indiana (4/2) ... Drove in a career high three runs against Dartmouth ... Went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and a double.

    2004: Appeared in six games, starting at home vs. UW-Milwaukee.

    High School: Three-year varsity baseball letterwinner ... Also lettered in football and basketball ... Two-time first-team all-conference, honorable mention as a freshman ... Selected as 2003 Indiana Mr. Baseball candidate ... Two-time Times All-Area first-team, honorable mention as a freshman ... Two-time Post-Tribune All-Area ... 2003 preseason first-team all-state selection ... Tied Munster High School single-season record for doubles as a senior ... Hit .447 leading the team in hitting and stolen bases as a senior ... Received 2002 Munster High School Golden Bat and Golden Glove Awards ... 2002 preseason all-state honorable mention ... 2002 team leader in hitting, stolen bases, fielding percentage and runs scored ... Led team to 25-9 record en route to state championship ... Member of five state championship teams (high school AAU and Babe Ruth teams) ... Holds high school record for consecutive-game hitting streak and shares single-season record for triples ... Earned Outstanding Student award ... National High School Scholar Athlete ... National Honor Society ... Principal's Award winner for academic excellence ... Indiana academic all-state.

    Personal: Born Michael Lawrence Kalina on October 9, 1984 ... Son of Larry and Patti Kalina ... Anticipated major at Northwestern is undeclared.

    Kalina's Career Stats

    Yr. Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
    2004 .000 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2005 .227 12 22 6 5 2 0 0 6 0
    Totals.185 18 27 6 5 2 0 0 6 0