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#4 Eric Cain
Position: Infielder
Bats: L
Throws: R
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Littleton, Colo.
High School: Dakota Ridge H.S.
Major: Communication Studies
Experience: 3 Letters

Eric returns for his fourth year as the Jackrabbits' starting shortstop ... already holds SDSU career mark for assists with 430 ... enters senior season ranked ninth in career hits with 218 and needs five runs batted in to move into career top 10

2011
Led team in runs batted in for second year in a row, with 46 ... also led squad with 33 walks ... posted 22 multi-hit games ... batted .369 in Summit League play ... started season-best nine-game hitting streak in return to home state, going 1-for-4 with triple, two RBI and two runs scored in series finale at Northern Colorado (3/20) ... named Summit League Player of the Week after leading Jackrabbits to a sweep at Iowa ... delivered three-run double with two outs in the top of 14th inning as SDSU won series opener, 7-4 (3/29) ... tallied two hits in each game of series sweep at Centenary (4/15-17) ... hit two-run home run in first inning of Summit League tourney opener against North Dakota State (5/26) ... recorded two hits and drove in a pair of runs in Summit League tournament against Oral Roberts (5/29)

2010
Earned second-team all-Summit League honors at shortstop with league-high and school-record 83 RBI ... ranked second on team with 16 home runs and .633 slugging percentage, and stood third with 97 hits to earn team's Greg Geary Big Stick Award ... started all 60 games .... two-time Summit League Player of the Week (March 22 and April 5) ... put together career-high 11-game hitting streak from April 2-17 ... notched 29 multi-hit games, including going 6-for-7 with pair of home runs, four runs scored and five RBI in first game of doubleheader at Dallas Baptist (4/3) ... drove in career-high seven runs, going 3-for-5 with a double and home run at Northern Colorado (3/20) ... went 5-for-5 with a home run and four RBI and four runs scored in second game of doubleheader against North Dakota (4/28) ... also drove in four runs in first game of twinbill with UND ... was 5-for-7 with five RBI in series finale at Air Force (3/7) ... homered twice and drove in five in series opener at Oakland (4/16) ... ended season with nine-game hitting streak, going 6-for-18 with a home run and four RBI in four games at Summit League Championship

2009
Played in 50 games with 49 starts ... turned in four consecutive multi-hit games, including first three-hit game of career, going 3-for-6 with double and run scored at Missouri State (3/11) ... went 2-for-4 with season-best three runs batted in as Jackrabbits won home opener over North Dakota State (4/17) ... was 2-for-3 and drove in pair of runs in first game of twinbill with North Dakota State (4/18) ... closed doubleheader sweep of North Dakota with 2-for-3 effort at the plate and first career home run (4/22) ... closed April with season-best seven-game hitting streak ... hit solo home run versus Creighton (4/28) ... posted pair of three-hit games against Oakland, going 3-for-3 with pair of walks in series opener (5/1) and 3-for-4 with stolen base in series finale (5/3) ... was 3-for-4 and scored twice in first game of doubleheader against IPFW (5/9) ... hit safely in first three games of Summit League tournament, including 2-for-5, two-RBI outing in elimination game against Centenary (5/22)

BEFORE SDSU
Honored on Class 5A all-state and all-Colorado first teams as a third baseman for Dakota Ridge High School after batting .544 with 10 home runs and 38 RBI as a senior ... selected to play in Colorado Rockies Top 50 Senior Game ... also named Dakota Ridge Male Athlete of the Year and Jefferson County Baseball Player of the Year ... in football, earned first-team all-state and all-conference recognition ... Colorado Athletic Scholar