Robert Michalkiewicz
18 Robert Michalkiewicz
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Menasha, Wis.

High School:
St. Mary's Catholic

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215

Position:
P

Bats/Throws:
Left/Left

2007: Capped UWM career with a brilliant senior season ... earned Second Team All-Horizon League honors after going 6-4 with a 4.03 ERA, including a league-best four complete games and two shutouts ... had 53 strikeouts and just 17 walks in team-high 98.1 innings pitched, going 5-1 in Horizon League games ... ranked third in the league in wins and innings pitched and eighth in K's ... started all 14 games he appeared in ... set UWM career records for innings pitched (298.0) and games started (48) as a senior ... also set a record with 22.1 straight scoreless innings ... became the first Panther pitcher to ever throw back-to-back complete-game shutouts when he blanked Butler April 7 and Youngstown State April 15 ... earned Horizon League Pitcher of the Week honors as a result of those games ... also had a stretch of 35 innings (143 batters faced0 where he did not issue a walk ... struck out a career-high 10 batters in a complete game victory over Cleveland State May 4 ... earned spots on the Horizon Academic All-League Team and the Horizon League Honor Roll.

2006: Recorded a 2-6 record in 15 games, making 13 starts ... struck out 29 batters in 66.2 innings ... got the season off to a good start with a 2-0 win in the opener over Saint Mary's (Calif.) Feb. 10 ... struck out a season-best five and did not allow a run in 7.0 innings that game, earning Horizon League Pitcher of the Week honors as a result ... pitched a season-best 8.0 innings against Northwestern April 25, fanning four while not walking a batter ... pitched two innings of scoreless relief in a win over Bradley May 10 ... beat Butler May 20, allowing three earned runs in 5.0 innings ... member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2005: Posted a 4-5 record in 16 games, making 13 starts ... his four victories were third on the staff ... struck out 34 batters ... allowed just one earned run and fanned five in 6.0 innings in his first start of the season Feb. 27 ... tied career-high when he struck out seven batters in his first win of the year versus Butler April 9, allowing just three hits and no earned runs in 6.1 innings ... won his second game a week later with a complete-game effort against UIC April 16 ... threw season-best 8.1 innings while beating UIC in Horizon League Tournament May 28.

2004: Key No. 2 starter and reserve outfielder ... posted a 3.95 earned run average in 15 starts on the year ... started four Horizon League games and notched a solid 3.24 ERA ... allowed just 18 extra base hits in 66.0 innings of work ... also batted .212 on the season with two homers and eight RBI ... earned first career victory by allowing one run in three innings of work with five strikeouts at Saint Louis March 12 ... allowed just three earned runs in 12 innings pitched during UWM's Florida trip ... allowed one run and five hits with four K's in six-inning victory over Indiana State on March 27 ... struck out a career-high seven batters in a complete-game loss to UIC April 17 ... pitched six solid innings and recorded 15 ground ball outs at Northwestern April 27 ... ripped two home runs, including a grand slam, in doubleheader sweep of Chicago State May 4.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in three different sports at St. Mary's Catholic High School ... three-time all-conference honoree ... starred in the outfield and on the mound for St. Mary's ... named to the all-area team three consecutive seasons ... earned all-conference honors as a quarterback on the gridiron ... two-time first-team all-league performer in basketball ... National Honor Society member.

Personal: Parents are David and Linda Michalkiewicz ... born February 19, 1985 ... majoring in accounting at UWM.



Pitching Statistics
Robert Michalkiewicz
Season ERA W-L Sv IP H ER App GS CG SO BB
2004 3.95 3-6 0 66.0 72 29 15 8 2 36 28
2005 7.25 4-5 0 67.0 102 54 16 13 1 21 17
2006 6.35 2-6 0 66.2 92 47 15 13 0 29 25
2007 4.03 6-4 0 98.1 120 44 14 14 4 53 17
Totals 5.25 15-21 0 298.0 386 174 60 48 7 139 109

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