Date of Birth: 11/21/1993
Height: 6' 2" Weight: 185 lbs
College Experience: Illinois State University
Resides: Western Springs, Illinois
Steve Heilenbach is in his first year with the ThunderBolts and first as a pro in 2018. He was the Bolts' first round selection in the 2018 Frontier League draft and signed on April 26, 2018. Heilenbach was a four-year player at Illinois State University, where he pitched in 46 games (24 starts) and went 9-6 with a 3.36 ERA and 106 career strikeouts. He was named Second Team All-Missouri Valley as a senior in 2016 when he went 5-4 with a 3.30 ERA over 87 innings in 15 starts. Steve attended Lyons Township High School in La Grange, Illinois.