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    Gary Gillheeney

    RS Senior

    Johnston, R.I.

    High School:
    Bishop Hendricken HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 232




    State Blanks Greensboro 7-0

    No. 13 NC State shut out UNC Greensboro Tuesday night in the Wolfpack's regular season home finale behind Logan Jernigan's stellar pitching performance


    Pack Hosts CSU Bakersfield This Weekend, Senior Day Sunday

    No. 17 NC State tangles with CSU Bakersfield in its final home weekend of the regular season, five seniors will be recognized Sunday for their contributions to Wolfpack athletics

    As a redshirt-junior (2011)
    • Saw his first college action, working one-third of an inning April 13 vs. UNC Wilmington, allowing one hit and striking out one

    As a redshirt-junior (2010)
    • Sat out the season due to injuries

    As a redshirt-freshman (2009)
    • Sat out the season due to injuries

    As a freshman (2008)
    • Redshirted

    High school
    • Honorable-mention high school All-American by TPX and Collegiate Baseball magazine after posting a 9-3 record, a 0.98 ERA and two saves as a senior in 2007 for head coach Ed Holloway at Bishop Hendricken High School
    • Made 12 starts in 14 appearances and allowed 39 hits in 64 innings while walking 18 and striking out 95
    • Made second-team all-state for the second year in a row
    • Went 8-1 with a 0.75 ERA as a junior in 2006
    • Pitched 52 innings, allowed 35 hits, walked 17 and struck out 59

    MLB Draft
    • Taken in the 29th round in the 2007 MLB draft by the Atlanta Braves

    • Born June 11, 1989
    • The son of Gary and JoAnn Gillheeney
    • Played at the same school that produced Boston Red Sox outfielder Rocco Baldelli
    • Is the younger brother of former Wolfpack lefthander Jimmy Gillheeney
    • Majoring in parks, recreation and tourism management

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