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    Kevin Swick
    Kevin Swick

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    La Canada, Calif.

    High School:
    Loyola

    Weight:
    185

    Position:
    Infield

    07/07/2014

    Four Trojans Earn Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarships

    Autumn Altamirano, Michael Godbe, Ceilidh Meagher, and Kevin Swick earned scholarships in 2014.

    06/07/2014

    Kevin Swick Drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 22nd Round of the 2014 MLB Draft

    Swick went from college walk-on to MLB draft pick.

    06/02/2014

    Swick, Southall and Huberman Earn Pac-12 All-Academic Honors

    Senior Kevin Swick named to the first team for the third time in his career.

    05/30/2014

    Kevin Swick Becomes USC's First Baseball Capital One Academic All-American First Team Selection

    Swick boasts a 3.83 GPA as a business major.

    05/28/2014

    Vote Kevin Swick for the TD Ameritrade Fan's Choice Award

    The first round of voting is open until June 9th!

    02/19/2013

    USC Baseball vs. Nebraska (Feb. 17, 2013)

    USC Baseball vs. Nebraska Feb. 17, 2013 Dedeaux Field Photos by Pierson Clair

    2014/SENIOR: In his senior season, Swick batted .299, the second highest batting average on the team ... Was the first USC baseball player to be named a Capital One First Team Academic All-American ... Also named to the Pac-12 All-Academic First Team and the Capital One District VIII All-Academic First Team ... Appeared in 50 games and started each of them ... Went 61-for-204 at the plate ... Recorded the most hits on the team ... Named Pac-12 Player of the Week after going 7-for-12 over three games, one versus Long Beach State (Feb. 25) and a double-header versus Cal Poly (March 2) ... Collected 10 doubles and 24 RBI throughout the season ... Went on a 10 game hitting streak from Feb. 22 through March 11, going 21-for-41 in that span ... Had a season high of three hits three times throughout the season: Cal Poly (March 2), UC Irvine (March 4) and Pepperdine (March 8) ... Had one of his best showings in the second game of the double-header versus Cal Poly by going 3-for-4, collecting two doubles, scoring three times and driving in three runs, his season high RBI.

    2013/JUNIOR: Swick, a 2013 Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-American third teamer and Pac-12 All-Academic honoree, also excelled on the field, batting .305 through 49 games played...The infielder drove in 16 runs, with two home runs, one triple and 12 doubles...Boasted an on-base percentage of .385 and a slugging percentage of .425...Fielding percentage of .982 was the highest of any Trojan infielder...Stole five-of-seven bases on the season...Had 14 multi-hit games...Had a season-high four hits vs. Washington State (May 12), where he went a perfect 4-for-4 with three runs scored, two RBIs...Went on a season-high six-game hitting streak from April 5-13...Drove in a season-high two RBIs twice, first on Feb. 23 in a victory at Cal State Northridge and then again on May 12 in a victory over Washington State...Hit home runs at Oregon State (April 26) and at Pepperdine (April 30).

    2012/SOPHOMORE: Appeared in 54 games for the Trojans, making 52 starts, mostly at third base ... Batted .258 (49-129) with 23 RBIs and 11 doubles ... His 11 doubles were third most on the team and 23 RBIs ranked fourth best ... Had an on-base percentage of .311 and a slugging percentage of .332 ... Hit one home run vs. California (4/5) ... Tallied a season-high three hits on three different occasions, going 3-for-5 vs. Akron (2/25), 3-for-5 vs. Cal State Bakersfield (3/10) and 3-for-6 at Washington State (3/30) ... Had a season-high two doubles vs. Akron (2/24) on a 2-for-4 outing with one RBI ... Stole five bases during the season and drew eight walks ... Had a season-high three RBIs vs. Cal State Bakersfield (3/10) and also had two the day before vs. Bakersfield (3/9) ... Also had multi-RBI days vs. Stanford (3/25) and at Washington State (3/30) ... Earned Capital One CoSIDA All-Academic District VIIIhonors ...Was named Pac-12 All-Academic first team.

    SUMMER 2011: He played for the Conejo Oaks of the California Collegiate League...made 31 starts in 38 games...batted .236 (29-for-123) with six doubles, one triple, two home runs and 19 RBI.

    2011/FRESHMAN: He made nine starts in 22 appearances as a freshman for the Trojans, batting .258 (8-for-31) with two doubles, one stolen base and four RBI.

    HIGH SCHOOL: He was a two-year varsity letterwinner at Loyola High School in Los Angeles, Calif., for coach Brian Felten...earned the Brian J. Ulmer Award for athletic and academic achievement...member of the Cum Laude Society.

    PERSONAL: He is majoring in business finance...parents are Chuck and Linda...hasone brother, Daniel...lists David Eckstein, as his biggest sports hero...favorite movies are The Departed and The Sandlot...favorite television shows are The Office and Sportscenter...listens to The Rolling Stones, Tom Petty and Lupe Fiasco...birthdate is July 27, 1991.

    Career Statistics

    Year GP-GS AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB-SBA BB SO HBP SH-SF SLG OBP
    2011 22-9 .258 31 4 8 2 0 0 4 1-3 4 6 1 2-0 .323 .361
    2012 54-52 .258 190 20 49 11 0 1 23 5-6 8 33 7 6-1 .332 .311
    2013 49-49 .305 167 25 51 12 1 2 16 5-7 19 25 5 4-4 .425 .385
    Career 125-110 .278 388 49 108 25 1 3 43 11-16 31 64 13 12-5 .371 .348

    Pac-12 Conference Career Statistics

    Year GP-GS AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB-SBA BB SO HBP SH-SF SLG OBP
    2011 13-7 .208 24 3 5 0 0 0 2 1-3 3 5 1 2-0 .208 .321
    2012 30-29 .204 98 9 20 4 0 1 8 4-4 5 17 4 3-0 .276 .271
    2013 24-24 .274 84 13 23 4 1 1 6 3-4 10 14 0 2-1 .381 .347
    Career 67-60 .233 206 25 48 8 1 2 16 8-11 18 36 5 7-1 .311 .309