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    Gabe Gavoni
    77 Gabe Gavoni
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Manhattan, Ill.

    High School:
    Lincoln-Way Central

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    UT

    B/T:
    R/R

    AT ILLINOIS

    2010 - Sophomore
    Saw time in six contests, making one start ... Earned two hits, including a home run ... Scored three runs to go with one RBI ... Hit her home run against Dartmouth in the Illini's 16-1 win.

    2009 - Freshman
    Did not record any statistics.

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Was 13-1 as a pitcher and batted .391 during senior year ... Led Lincoln-Way Central to IHSA Class 4A State Championship ... Earned All-State Tournament honors in back-to-back seasons ... Three-time all-conference honoree, also earning all-area honors as a senior ... Four-year varsity starter ... Also played for Hawks Gold under Ali Franzen-Vander Tuuk.

    PERSONAL
    Born Oct. 15, 1989 ... Daughter of John and Maureen Gavoni ... Has an older brother, John ... Enrolled in the general curriculum ... Enjoys horseback riding.

    GETTING TO KNOW GABE
    Favorite foods: Chicken, rice and olives ... Favorite athlete: Muhammad Ali ... Favorite pro team: Chicago White Sox ... Favorite actor: Adam Sandler ... Favorite TV show: Gilmore Girls ... Favorite music artist: Keith Urban ... Favorite pregame meal: Pasta ... Pregame superstitions: Put right sock on before left sock ... Why Illinois? "I love the campus and the people have such great energy and tons of school spirit."

    GAVONI'S CAREER STATISTICS

    Year Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB Slg. % BB HBP OB % SF SH SB-Att. PO A E Fld. %
    2010 .222 6-1 9 3 2 0 0 1 1 5 .556 0 0 .222 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.000
    TOT .222 6-1 9 3 2 0 0 1 1 5 .556 0 0 .222 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.000

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