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.
Gillispie's Career Batting Statistics
Gillispie's Career Pitching Statistics
O-Line Looking to Raise Its GameFootball3/24/17Guard Jack McDonald and tackle Jack English are the returning starters on the offensive line for Virginia, which starts spring practice Tuesday.Weber Hitting Right Notes on DiamondBaseball3/23/17Sophomore Andy Weber starts at second base for No. 16 Virginia, which hosts ACC rival Duke this weekend at Davenport Field.Successful Season Ends on Excruciating NoteMen's Basketball3/19/17Virginia's fourth consecutive appearance in the NCAA tournament ended with a 65-39 second-round loss to Florida in Orlando, Fla.
Director of News Content
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.
Virginia-VCU Game Moved to Wednesday Night
Baseball | 3/27/2017
The Tuesday game between Virginia and VCU at The Diamond in Richmond has been rescheduled for 7 p...
No. 16 Virginia Tops Duke, 13-6, to Win Series
Baseball | 3/26/2017
After absorbing a big loss in the series opener Friday, the Cavaliers rebounded for 26 runs and...
No. 16 Virginia Powers Past Duke, 13-6
Baseball | 3/25/2017
The Cavaliers evened the series at a game apiece, with the rubber game slated for 1 p.m. Sunday.
No. 16 Virginia Drops Opener to Duke
Baseball | 3/24/2017
Virginia fell to 17-6 on the year, including a 2-5 mark in ACC play, with the loss.
No. 16 UVA Welcomes Duke for Three-Game Series
Baseball | 3/23/2017
Game 1 is slated for 4 p.m. Friday, with 1 p.m. contests on Saturday and Sunday to follow.
Jeff White: Weber Hitting Right Notes on Diamond
Baseball | 3/23/2017
Sophomore Andy Weber starts at second base for No. 16 Virginia, which hosts ACC rival Duke this...
No. 16 Virginia Baseball Topples Towson, 8-4
Baseball | 03/22/2017
Eight Virginia pitchers combined to limit Towson to two hits in the win as the Cavaliers improved...
No. 16 Virginia Picks Up 3-2 Win Over Towson
Baseball | 03/21/2017
The Cavaliers got two hits apiece from Jake McCarthy and Ernie Clement, while three UVA pitchers ...
- Online Stores