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#22 Eric Schenck-Joblinske

Height 5-10
Weight 210 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown Dike, Iowa
Previous School Kirkwood CC

2016 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten honoree. 2016 — Started 33 and appeared in 50 games… hit .227 with 14 RBIs and 21 runs scored… had six multi-hit games on the year… posted two multi-hit games at Penn State (5/19-20)… hit a team-best .455 in three-game series against Michigan State (5/13-15) with back-to-back multi-hit games… was 2-for-4 with a career-high three RBIs in game two, which included a two-run home run… went 1-for-3 with two RBIs in series finale at Indiana (4/17)… drove in the game-winning run in the top of the 10th inning… finished with a .333 average in series against Air Force (4/12-13) with two doubles, four runs and an RBI… hit .333 in two games against Illinois with two doubles and two runs scored… went 1-for-3 with a solo home run in the series finale against Maryland (3/27)… went 1-for-2 with a triple and scored two runs against Bradley (3/22)… led off the ninth inning with a triple and scored game-tying run in bottom of the ninth… finished 2-for-2 with two runs and two RBIs against Northwestern College (3/8)… went 2-for-4 with an RBI double in game two at Southern Illinois (3/5)… collecting hits in 4-of-6 games… started all three games in left field at Dallas Baptist (2/19-21), collecting hits in 2-of-3 games… had an RBI single in the middle game of the series.

2015 — Appeared in 34 games with 11 starts — 10 in left field and one as designated hitter… hit .140 (6-of-43) with 11 runs and five RBIs… drew a pinch-hit walk against Ohio State (5/20), scoring the game-tying run in bottom of the ninth inning on Nick Day’s two-run blast… hit his second home run of the season — a solo shot — and drew a bases loaded walk for a 4-3 walk-off victory over Northern Illinois (4/22)… had a pinch-hit triple vs. Cornell College (4/15) — his first hit since March 14… hit a pinch-hit solo home run at Houston Baptist (3/14) — his first long ball as a Hawkeye… finished 1-for-3 with two runs scored in game two (3/7).. drove in his first run as a Hawkeye with a pinch-hit sacrifice fly against Missouri State (2/21).

At Kirkwood CC (2013 & 2014) — Second-team all-region honoree as a freshman… hit .362 with seven home runs, 52 runs and 28 RBIs… hit .309 with one home run, 27 RBIs, 44 runs, and 20 stolen bases as a sophomore, earning honorable mention all-region honors… also had nine doubles and four triples… tallied 14 multi-hit games and posted a .430 on-base and .432 slugging percentage… was a 2013 Tidewater Summer League All-Star.

High School — Third-team all-state honoree as a junior, hitting 10 home runs in 21 games, including two three home run contests… three-time all-conference selection… all-district honoree as a junior and senior… also was a first-team all-state selection in football… earned all-conference honors in basketball, track and field, and baseball as a senior… high school coach was Jess East.

Personal — Born Oct. 24, 1992, in Waterloo, Iowa… son of David Schenck and Amy Joblinske… parents competed at Upper Iowa in baseball and volleyball… father played professional baseball in the Chicago White Sox organization… has three brothers, Griffin, Cooper, and Carson… majoring in ethics and public policy.