Baseball


Rob Sullivan
Rob Sullivan
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Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Homer Glen, Ill.

High School:
Lockport Township

Last College:
Joliet J.C.

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 205

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
07/29/1983

B/T:
R/R

AT ILLINOIS
2004 Junior:
Appeared in 11 games, starting one against Penn State • Went 2-for-4 with three runs scored and an RBI in breakout game at Eastern Illinois.

Prior to Illinois
Played both baseball and football at Joliet Junior College • Earned All-Conference, All-Region and All-District honors in baseball as a sophomore • Member of back-to-back football NJCAA National Championship teams.

High School
Earned five varsity letters at Lockport Township: two each in football and baseball and one in basketball • Member of the honor roll in high school • Named a "Son of Joliet" in high school for his work in the classroom and on the field.

Personal
Born July 29, 1983 • Parents are Patrick and Marietta Sullivan • Majoring in sports managment • Older brother, Brian, pitched for Joliet Junior College, Northeastern University and the independent league Cook County Cheetahs and St. Paul Saints • Lists his biggest thrill in sports as blocking a punt in the NJCAA National Championship game that resulted in a game-winning score for JJC • Hopes to get a job in Chicago working for a sports team after graduation • Lists his parents "for all the support they have given me over the years and how proud they get when they see me playing baseball" as the biggest influences on his atletic career.

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