#22 Logan Kalis
|HOMETOWN||Little Falls, Minn. (Little Falls HS)|
Kalis earned 2012 Daktronics All-Central Region First Team, ABCA All-Central Region Second Team, NCBWA All-Central Region Honorable Mention and All-NSIC First Team designated hitter honors to cap 2012... Head coach Tim Bellew inserted Kalis into the batting line-up as the designated hitter, in the outfield and at first base... The junior batted .323 in 2012 and led the team in home runs (10), RBIs (43), runs scored (38), total bases (93) and triples (3)... His home run total finished tied for third in the NSIC and 39th in the nation at the conclusion of the regular season... His three triples ranked tied for fifth and the 43 RBIs tied for eighth in the league... He posted a .578 slugging percentage that tied for first on the team and added 52 hits to rank third with the fourth most at-bats (161)... He finished the season with the most multi-RBI games on the team with 12 and posted the second most multi-hit games with 17... Kalis drew 12 walks, posted a .380 on-base percentage and was successful in all three stolen base attempts.
Kalis’ arm got stronger as the year went on… The right-hander won his final two starts to finish 4-6 with a 6.34 ERA.... He started 10 times, threw three complete games, appeared in 13 contests and posted one save... In 59.2 innings pitched he allowed 56 runs (42 earned) on 78 hits with 44 strikeouts and 26 walks... He faced 245 batters and allowed a .318 opposing batting average.
In the field he recorded 88 putouts and 16 assists with five errors to post a .954 fielding percentage... He started at designated hitter more than any other Beaver with 22 games, while finding a starting spot in left field nine times, first in eight games and right field three times.
Appeared in 31 games as a position player, six as a pitcher for the Beavers... Finished the season with a .297 batting average with one home run and 15 RBIs... Had seven multiple hit games and five multiple RBI games during the 2011 season... Had a five-game hit streak that lasted from April 20 to April 23... As a pitcher, compiled a 3-1 record with 22 strikeouts against 14 walks in 27.1 innings pitched... Owned an ERA of 4.94... Pitched a season-high 7.0 innings against Southwest Minnesota State May 3, as he struck out four batters, walked five, and gave up three earned runs.
Appeared in 25 games, 11 as a pitcher… As a hitter, hit a career high 4-for-4 with a double in a game against Augustana March 27… Finished the season batting .350 with three extra base hits… As a pitcher, made his collegiate debut in a start Feb. 5 against Minnesota Crookston, allowing three earned runs on four hits in 3.1 innings pitched… Struck out a career high six batters in a 5.0 inning performance, allowing one earned run on five hits against Minnesota State March 3… Finished the season with a 2-6 record and a 10.63 ERA… Had 42.1 innings pitched.
Prior to BSU: Helped lead the Little Falls Flyers to a 11-7 record his senior season… Earned letters in baseball, hockey and soccer… Honor Roll student.
Personal: Born July 30, 1991... Son of James and Diana Kalis... Majoring in accounting and business administration (finance).