Made 12 starts, all in the No. 3 spot in the weekend rotation...Missed his final two regular season starts with a broken nose...Began the season with a 3-1 record with a 1.87 ERA in six nonconference starts...Recorded his first Division I win on 3/1 with 6.0 scoreless innings and a season-high six strikeouts against Northern Illinois...Pitched a season-high 7.0 innings in back-to-back starts on 3/9 at South Alabama and 3/15 vs. Illinois...Did not allow a run in three of his first five starts...Returned from an 18-day layoff to throw 6.0 innings, allowing one hit and one unearned run against Wichita State in the MVC Tournament...His .232 opponents' batting average was second lowest on the team among starters.
Prior to SIU
Played two years at Heartland Community College...As a sophomore, helped Heartland to a 54-8 record and a No. 3 national ranking...Posted a 10-2 record with a 2.42 ERA and 91 strikeouts with 31 walks in 70.2 innings, holding opponents to a .185 batting average...As a junior, helped Heartland to a 54-11 record and a No. 6 national ranking...Recorded a 10-1 record with a 2.41 ERA and 106 strikeouts with 19 walks in 74.2 innings of work, holding opponents to a .190 average.
A three-time All-Conference selection...A two-time All-Area selection...As a senior was an All-State honorable mention and team MVP.
Full name is Aaron Karter Hauge...Born on May 21, 1992 in Homewood, Ill....Son of Karter and Faye Hauge...Father is an IT consultant and mother is an administrative assistant...Has one brother...Majoring in business management.