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#0 James Gargano, IF


Position: IF
Date of Birth: 04/19/1999
Height: 6' 0"   Weight: 180 lbs
College Experience: Butler
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Naperville, IL
School Year: Freshman


High School: Earned two varsity letters in baseball at Neuqua Valley under the direction of head coach Robin Renner...  2017 DuPage Valley Conference Champions and Sectional Champions... Ended the year 35-2-1 overall with a 23-1 mark against conference opponents... 2016 Regional Champions... Ended 2016 with a 24-14-1 overall record...  Two-time DuPage County All-Area First Team selection (2016, 2017)... Two-time DuPage Valley First Team All-Conference honoree... Chicago Tribune First Team All-Area selection (2016, 2017)... Selected as a PBR Second Team All-State Player as a senior... Named Chicago Tribune/Naperville Sun Player of the Year in 2017... Hit .409 his senior season with 52 hits... Led the team with 45 runs scored and 21 doubles... Only committed five errors in 130 chances... Set the all-time career program record for doubles (37) and ranks second all-time in school history with 106 hits... Set the single-season record for plate appearances in 2016... Holds the single-season record for doubles and defensive fielding percentage... Voted as Wildcat Player of the Year by coaches and teammates in 2016 & 2017... Hit a home run in his first varsity at-bat against Collierville... Hit two home runs against Romeoville... Led his team in extra base hits in both 2016 and 2017. Played club baseball for the 29ers... Academic All-Conference selection.

Personal: Son of Jim and Patty Gargano... Has two sisters, Ally & Christina... Majoring in Business and Marketing.

2018 Roster »
0 John Clayton P
0 Jason Antalek P
0 Nick Zwack P
0 Gregory Allard P
0 Jack Pilcher P
0 Noah Stone P
0 Nick Teitter P
0 Max Hunter P
0 Matt Gray P
0 Sam Bridges P
0 Ryan Smith P
0 Dillon Good P
0 Sam Byrns P
0 Logan Teske P
0 Tyler Germanowski P
0 Ian Murphy P
0 Zach Strickland P
0 Austin Powell C
0 Cameron Comer C
0 Carlos Pino C
0 Danny Martin C
0 Andrew Taft 1B
0 Tyler Kelder IF
0 Derek Ripp 1B
0 James Gargano IF
0 Caleb Squire IF
0 Geordon Blanton IF
0 Herman Alvarado IF
0 John Dempsey 3B
0 Noah Searcy OF
0 Easton Bertrand OF
0 Cam Coakley OF
0 Matt Rudick OF
0 Dillon Lifrieri OF
0 Henry Eilen OF
0 Justin Tuey UTL
0 Jacob Hitz UTL

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