3 Bob Akin
3 Bob Akin
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Carmel, Ind.
High School: Bishop Chatard
Position: IF
Bats/Throws: R/R

Career  | 2010  |  2011  |  2012  |  2013

* Horizon League Academic Honor Roll
* Atlantic 10 Academic Honor Roll
* Butler Athletic Director's Honor Roll  

2013 - Senior Season: Saw action in the outfield in 34 games, starting 11 times...batted .220 with eight runs and five RBIs...recorded .407 on-base percentage...went 2-for-4 with two doubles and a walk at Georgia State (Feb. 17)...walked and scored at Purdue (April 2)...had two hits and a walk vs. Wabash (April 23)...walked and scored at Bellarmine (April 30)...singled and scored vs. Xavier (May 18).

2012 - Junior Season: Played in 43 games, becoming a part-time starter at third base and outfield...made 28 starting assignments and totaled seven multi-hit games...batted .252 with 17 RBIs and 15 runs...went 3-for-4 in Butler's win at Fresno State (Feb. 18)...had two hits, two RBIs and a walk vs. Bellarmine (March 27)...went 2-for-4 with a double and stolen base at Youngstown State (March 30)...had 2-for-4 day with three RBIs in series finale at YSU (April 1)...hit a solo home run off the bench vs. Xavier (April 18)...hit a two-run double and scored a run at Indianapolis (April 25)...had 2-for-4 outing at Wright State (April 27)....drove in two runs and walked at Notre Dame (May 1)...went 2-for-3 with a double and a walk vs. Youngstown State (May 6).

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.