2002: Recorded his first collegiate hit in Virginia's victory over Seton Hall (3/3) ... Scored a run and posted his first RBI of the season in UVa's 25-1 win over North Carolina A&T (3/11) ... Scored his first run of the season against Charlotte (3/9) ... Scored a run as a pinch-runner in Virginia's 12-11 victory over #19 Richmond (4/17) ... Made his first ever collegiate pitching appearance (1.0 inning) and recorded a strikeout against N.C. State (5/17) ... went 1-for-1 at the plate against Maryland (4/6) ... Had a season-high two at-bats on three occasions.
2001: Recorded his first collegiate RBI and run scored in Virginia's 15-4 victory over Penn State (2/24) ... Made his first appearance in a UVa uniform when he had two at-bats as a designated hitter in Virginia's 9-1 victory over Navy ... Had an at-bat against the #3 Miami Hurricanes (4/29).
Prep & Personal: Three-time letter winner at George Washington where he played outfield and pitcher (1998-2000)... Made first team All-Western District ... Served as team captain during his senior year ... Received the Coach's Award in baseball at George Washington ... Also pitched and played outfield for the Danville American Legion Post 325 team ... Recruited by Appalachian State and William & Mary ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Served as Spanish Club Vice President ... Selected to attend Boy's State in 1999 ... Enjoys reading, swimming and music ... Son of Herbert and Annie Gillespie ... Born October 8, 1982 in Danville, Va.
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Gillispie's Career Pitching Statistics
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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