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#5 MikeTarala
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Class: SR
Position: 1B
Hometown: Schererville, Ind.

2014: Saw action in seven games off the bench ... went 2-for-7 at the plate for the year to hit .286 ... drove in two RBIs ... went 1-for-1 with an RBI against Victory (Tenn.) (Mar. 8).

2014 Season Stats

2013: Appeared in 26 games as a sophomore, making 16 starts ... went 2-for-4 with five RBIs against Kentucky State (Mar. 8) ... hit .191 at the plate ... finished with one double and nine RBIs.

2013 Season Stats

2012: Made two appearances out of the bullpen during his freshman season ... pitched 3.1 innings against Robert Morris (Apr. 15) ... totaled 3.2 innings pitched ... finished with an ERA of 2.45 and two stirkeouts.

2012 Season Stats

Prep: Particiapted in varsity baseball and football at Andrean High School.

Personal: Mike is the son of Joe and Lisa Tarala ... majoring in liberal studies ... born on Feb. 9, 1993 ... participates in Mission Team, Hall Staff, serves as the Secretary and Treasurer in SGA and has served as an intern in the Admissions office.

2015 Baseball Roster
Roster for 2015 Baseball Team
1Darwing EreuSR3B/RHP5-7170Mishawaka, Ind.
3Zachary FozoSO2B5-10170South Bend, Ind.
4Tom McCartneySRUTL5-7165Saginaw, Mich.
5Mike TaralaSR1B6-3175Schererville, Ind.
9Andrew SalazarSRLHP5-11165Tucson, Ariz.
10Jordan HintonSRC6-1205Granger, Ind.
11Corleone DesimoneJRMIF5-11180Elkhart, Ind.
12Blake ComellaSRRHP6-3190Glendale, Ariz.
13Trey BickelSORHP5-8160Mishawaka, Ind.
14CJ SuperczynskiSRLHP6-3160South Bend, Ind.
17Max FautFR2B5-8170Roselle, Ill.
18Rodney BettcherSRRHP6-3235Lakeville, Ind.
19Alec RodriguezSRC6-0170Chicago, Ill.
20Stephen ClancySRCF6-0180Yorkville, Ill.
21Bryan ReedSO1B/RHP6-5210Charlotte, Mich.
22Adam JanowiakSORHP6-2160Granger, Ind.
24Paul KappazSRINF/OF6-2155Grosse Pointe, Mich.
25Joe StukenborgSO3B6-1180South Bend, Ind.
26Chris WoodruffSROF6-0190Mishawaka, Ind.
27Jacob LanningSR3B/RHP6-0200Roscoe, Ill.
29Blake CorrellJRC/RHP5-11205Oak Creek, Wis.
31Nick MungerSORHP6-1195Perrysburg, Ohio
32Jared PopplewellSO1B6-5215Clive, Iowa
33Tommy GoodaleSO3B6-1220Indianola, Iowa
34Mike PizzutoSR1B6-3225Sarasota, Fla.
35Paul Geha*SORHP6-2190Fort Wayne, Ind.
36Trey SolomonSOOF6-1170Elkhart, Ind.
44Colin McNamaraFR1B/OF6-1185Granger, Ind.
45Matt SchwitzSRRHP6-3190Granger, Ind.
* Redshirt
Brian Blondell - Head Coach - 3rd season
Mike Huling - Hitting Coach - 1st season
Pat Sweeney - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Pat Borlik - Pitching Coach - 1st season