Freshman (2011) ... Played in five games for the Wolverines his freshman campaign ... Drove in a run with a single in the win over Bowling Green (April 12) ... Had two putouts at Eastern Michigan (March 30) and two assists at second base against Bowling Green (April 12) ... Had four plate appearances on the season.
Prior to Michigan ... Spent the 2010 fall semester at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
Prep... Hackett Catholic Central (2010) ... First Team All-State (2010) ... Second Team All-State (2009) ... First Team All-Region (2009, '10) ... First Team All-District (2009, '10) ... First Team All-Area (2009, '10) ... First Team All-Kalamazoo Valley Association (2009, '10) ... Also played football and basketball at Hackett Catholic Central ... Attended Minooka Community High School in Minooka, Ill., his freshman and sophomore seasons ... Played varsity baseball and basketball his sophomore season at Minooka Community ... Honor Roll (2008, '09, '10).
Personal... Given Name: Mac Steven Simotes ... Born Oct. 11, 1991 ... Son of Larry and Lisa Simotes ... Enrolled in the School of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Undecided major ... Brother Grant plays baseball at Western Michigan ... Sister Nina played basketball at Louisville.
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