Anderson is first starting pitcher since 2004 to earn the honor, Klonowski first second baseman to collect
Northern Illinois will open against Bowling Green Wednesday
Anderson tosses his sixth complete game of the year and surpassed 100 innnings pitched this season
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Eli Anderson wins his eighth-staight game to tie single-season mark at nine wins
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The only pitcher returning in 2013 with starting experience, hurling five games in midweek competition in 2012 (1-2 as a starter).
2011: Made five appearances on the mound in freshman campaign ... Totaled 5.2 innings of work, six strikeouts and four walks ... Did not record a decision ... Pitched two innings versus Illinois-Chicago, his longest outing of the year, and recorded two strikeouts (May 4) ... In collegiate debut against Saint Louis, hurled two strikeouts, while surrendering only one hit in ninth inning appearance (March 20).
High School: Varsity letterman... Posted a 3-1 record with a 1.65 ERA during his junior season... Saved the 4A State Championship Game for New Trier... Named by Prep Baseball Report as the top performer at the PBR Top Prospect Showcase in June 2009... Helped New Trier to a 23-12 record and regional championship as a senior... Posted a 3-1 record with a 1.65 ERA, 30 strikeouts and three saves in 29.2 innings over seven games during his junior season... Saved the 4A State Championship Game for New Trier, who posted a 32-7, 12-2 record in the Central Suburban Conference.
Personal: Born June 18, 1992... Physical therapy major... Son of Rick and Benita Anderson... Named multiple times to honor roll... Volunteers at the Glenview Public Library... Enjoys music and being with family... Admires Jonathan Papelbon for his mental approach to pitching.
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