Huskie pitcher Eli Anderson signs with Windy City Thunderbolts

Eli Anderson
Following an NIU career which saw him reach Top 10 career honors in wins and strikeouts, along with First Team All-Mid American Conference honors, 2014 graduate Eli Anderson (Glenview, Illinois/New Trier) signed a professional contract Tuesday with the Frontier League’s Windy City Thunderbolts. Anderson’s signing comes only days after the Arizona Diamondbacks signed two Thunderbolts pitchers –…

Huskies scatter across country for summer baseball

TJ Schrader
Fans of the Northern Illinois University baseball program can follow 22 current NIU Huskies and three future Huskies across eight different states, stretching the East and West coasts throughout the summer, as they play collegiate summer baseball. “The best way to get better at baseball is to keep playing baseball. It’s important that our guys keep…

Baseball’s Alex Klonowski named second-team All-MAC

Alex Klonowski
For the second-straight season, NIU senior Alex Klonowski (Kearney, Missouri/Kearney) was named to the All-Mid American Conference baseball team. After earning first team honors at second base in 2013, Klonowski was voted to the second team as a starting pitcher this season. Klonowski is the first NIU baseball player since Joe Plaskas in 1960-61 to earn…

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