Hawk Item - Played summer ball in the Northwoods League for the Madison Mallards (2008 and 2009).
2009 - Played in 13 games, mainly used as a situational pitcher... recorded eight and two-third innings of relief... compiled an 8.31 ERA... finished with a 0-1 record... made two appearances in Big Ten play... had a perfect 0.0 ERA in one and two-third innings of relief during conference play... didn't allow a home run... batters hit .083 against him with two outs.
2008 -- Appeared in 26 games... recorded 37.1 innings of relief for the Hawkeyes... finished with a 2-1 record and one save... got his first collegiate save at Indiana (Apr. 12)... had the fifth-lowest ERA on the team (6.27)... was most successful with runners in scoring position and two outs... had the second highest win-loss percentage (.667)... was second on the team in appearances (26)... finished five games for the Hawkeyes, which was the third most on the team.
2007 - Made 12 appearances, all in relief... made five consecutive relief appearances without giving up a run (Apr. 17-Apr. 29)... threw two and 2/3 innings of scoreless relief in Iowa's 10-4 win over Illinois (Apr. 21).
High School - First team all-state selection by coaches and sportswriters as a senior... also a first team all-conference and all-district pick... first team all-conference and all-district pitcher as a junior... two-time second team all conference as an outfielder... posted a 24-3 record with 184 strikeouts in final three seasons... also a three-time first team all-conference and all-district in cross country, and a two-time all-conference pick in basketball.
Personal - Born 9/30/87... parents are Mike and Lori Heim... accounting major.