2012: Signed a professional contract with the Schaumburg Boomers after the season was over ... his 32 appearances led the Horizon League and set a career-high ... the total also ranks as the fifth-highest in program history ... went 2-0 with a 4.15 ERA, striking out 18 batters in 17.1 innings of work ... recorded 10 outings in a row where he did not allow a run from March 10 through April 6 ... picked up the victory in extra innings at UALR March 10 ... struck out a pair in a scoreless inning against Valparaiso April 29 ... recorded the victory with just one pitch against Wright State May 17 ... struck out two in an inning the next day against WSU.
2011: Emerged as the closer with a breakout season, appearing in a career-high 24 games while going 3-1 with a team-high five saves ... ranked second in the Horizon League in saves and ninth in appearances despite a late-season injury that kept him off the field from May 15 on ... struck out 22 batters in 19.0 innings, limiting opponents to a .206 average that included a .040 (1-for-25) mark against lefties ... set career-highs in all categories ... was not scored upon in 11 of first 12 appearances on the year ... first outing was against Tennessee Feb. 19 ... earned first save of the season against IPFW March 25, striking out the only batter he faced with the tying run at second base ... recorded the victory against the Mastodons the next day, striking out a career-high four batters in 2.1 hitless innings of relief ... beat Butler April 2, striking out a pair in 1.2 innings ... posted saves in three-straight outings April 8-16, picking up two against UIC April 8-9 and a one-inning, three-strikeout performance against Cleveland State April 16 ... saved UWM's win over Iowa May 4 ... picked up the win against Youngstown State May 7.
2010: Appeared in 11 games on the season, working 7.2 innings ... gave up zero earned runs in eight of his first nine appearances of the year; carried an ERA below 2.00 for majority of season ... made first appearance of the year at Iowa April 13 ... struck out two batters in 1.0 inning against Butler April 17 ... suffered the loss at Youngstown State April 23 ... worked a perfect inning against Wright State May 8 ... appeared in the NCAA Regional against #15 San Diego June 5.
2009: Saw action in 11 games as a freshman ... struck out nine batters in 7.2 innings of work on the season ... made collegiate debut by striking out both batters he faced against Louisville March 6 ... did not allow a run in first four appearances ... helped preserve a shutout win against Chicago State April 7 ... fanned three in 1.1 innings of work at Cleveland State May 3.
High School: Named the MVP of the Southwest Wisconsin Activities League Conference while also being named Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association All-State Honorable Mention as a utility player following his senior season ... earned first team all-conference honors as both a junior and senior and was also selected as the Team MVP each season ... was an All-Academic All-District selection as a junior ... went 17-6 in his career, striking out 226 batters in 171.1 innings (11.9/K per 9 innings) and a 2.17 ERA ... was a perfect 8-0 in 10 starts as a senior, fanning 122 in 67 innings while recording a 1.43 ERA ... batted .342 in 66 career games ... scored 53 runs and had 21 doubles, five home runs, drove in 50 runs and stole 30 bases ... batted .400 as a senior, scoring 21 times and knocking in 22 runs in 21 games ... an all-conference selection in basketball and football, earning a combined five letters.
Personal: Son of Brian and Mary Kay Engelke ... major is educational studies ... lists hunting, playing cards and playing and watching sports as his interests ... born Nov. 19, 1989.