17   Michael Kane
Michael Kane

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Notre Dame College Prep

Last College:
South Suburban College

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 206

Position:
OF

B/T:
L/R


05/15/2012

Huskies Triumph Through the Rain in Milwaukee, 10-4

Huskies score three and total six hits after 94 minute delay

04/19/2012

Huskies Host Rival Toledo This Weekend

NIU is coming off its first-ever sweep over Miami

04/07/2012

Hermsen Battles in Pitching Dual; Huskies Fall to Bobcats, 3-1

The senior hurled 138 pitches, striking out seven and surrenders first walk in over 22 innings

04/05/2012

NIU Hosts Ohio in Week Three of MAC Play

Northern Illinois is 9-4 since 2007 against the Bobcats

03/29/2012

Huskies Host Zips in MAC Weekend Series

NIU has not met Akron since 2009 and is looking for first MAC win of the season

05/02/2012

Rain causes restlessness

The Northern Illinois baseball team was in a rain delay versus Northwestern May 1 and got a little anxious in the dugout.

02/15/2012

NIU Baseball Preview with coach Ed Mathey

NIUHuskies.com presents the 2012 baseball season preview with Head Baseball Coach Ed Mathey, now in his 10th season at Northern Illinois. The Huskies return seven starters and two starting pitchers in 2012, along with four All-MAC picks, two all-region and a freshman All-American. To boast, NIU also has a pitcher on the preseason stopper of the year watchlist.

JOHN A. LOGAN/SOUTH SUBURBAN COLLEGE/NOTRE DAME COLLEGE PREP
Played a season at John A. Logan College and at South Suburban College ... Was a three-time letterman at Notre Dame College Prep ... Twice named a first team all-conference selection ... Member of Illinois Sparks summer team in 2008 and 2009 ... Played for the Southland Vikings in summer 2011 ... Batted .297 sophomore season at South Suburban, leading the team in at bats (250), hits (67), doubles (18), home runs (six) and slugging percentage ... Hit one home run and posted a batting average of .337 at John A. Logan as a freshman.

PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS
Born February 22, 1991 ... Son of David and Maria Kane ... Father played baseball at Northeastern Illinois University ... Named to the dean's list at John A. Logan College in fall 2009 ... Is a fan of and is inspired by Josh Hamilton, because of the adversity he has overcome in his life ... Hobbies include playing guitar, running, lifting weights and playing video games online ... Plans to major in exercise science.