3 Bob Akin
3 Bob Akin
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Carmel, Ind.
High School: Bishop Chatard
Position: IF
Bats/Throws: R/R

2011 - Sophomore Season: Became part-time starter at second base, appearing in 25 games with 15 starts...batted .327 in 52 at-bats and scored nine runs...posted an on-base percentage of .426...had two hits and a walk at USC-Upstate (Feb. 27)...smacked an RBI single, walked and stole a base vs. Taylor (March 8)...hit a double vs. Minn.-Duluth (March 13)...went 2-for-3 with a walk against Akron (March 14)...walked twice and drove in a run vs. Long Island (March 17)...singled, walked and scored a run vs. Wabash (March 30)...went 2-for-4 vs. Lawrence (April 16)...scored two runs, walked and stole a base vs. Lawrence (April 17)...went 2-for-4 vs. UIC (April 23)...

2010 - Freshman Season: Appeared in 16 games, making three starts...used primarily as a pinch hitter and third baseman...hit .296 with eight RBIs, five runs and two doubles...picked up first collegiate hit at USC-Upstate (Feb. 28)...cracked a pinch-hit double vs. Youngstown State (March 27)...went 2-for-2 with two walks and two RBIs vs. IPFW (March 31)...went 2-for-4 and drove in three runs vs. UIndy (May 4).

High School: Four-year varsity at Bishop Chatard...named second team all-city during junior season...named all-city honorable mention twice...hit .326 with 17 RBI and 12 extra-base hits as a junior in 2008...helped Chatard to 25-4 record and No. 2 ranking in Class 3A as a junior...batted .310 and team won sectional title during 2007 sophomore season...also played wide receiver and defensive back in football, leading team to state championships in 2006 and 2007... earned IFCA All-State honors in football.

Personal: Born Oct. 24, 1990...son of Tim and Ginny Akin...accounting major.