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Jack Gerstenmaier

200 lbs.
Richmond, Va.
Douglas Freeman
High School
Jack Gerstenmaier - Baseball - Virginia Cavaliers

• Saw action in three games as a pinch-hitter, went 0-for-3
• Listed on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Played in 35 games, making 20 starts
• Played in 27 of UVA’s last 36 games
• Pinch hit in 11 games this season (4-for-10 as PH)
• Made first start on March 27 at DH against Louisville and went 1-for-4
• Hit two-run double that provided final winning margin against NC State (4/2)
• Drew walk-off walk in 7-6 win over Virginia Tech (5/20)
• Hit two-run single in ACC tournament win against Louisville (5/28)
• Batted team-high .545 (6-for-11) with HR, four RBI in NCAA regional

• Played in 12 games, including 11 starts (6 2B, 5 DH)
• Recorded hits in eight of his 12 games
• Made UVA debut April 15 against William & Mary after injuring his hamstring and undergoing surgery in September
• Hit RBI single in pinch-hit appearance in ninth inning of CWS Finals vs. Vanderbilt (Game 1, 6/22)
• Picked up single during his first NCAA tournament game against USC (5/29)
• Hit RBI single in ACC win at North Carolina (5/15)
• Hit by pitch to drive in go-ahead run in win against Miami (4/20)
• Went 2-for-4 with pair of RBI i against Miami (4/19)
• Went 3-for-4 in college debut against William & Mary

• Made Perfect Game Collegiate All-Star Team in summer 2014 as rising college freshman; played with Newark Pilots
• Was 2014 First-Team All-State honoree and led team to state championship game
• Batted .362 with three home runs, 18 RBI, 26 runs and 22 stolen bases in 2014
• Four-time All-Conference 11 honoree, including first-team selections his junior and senior years
• Two-time All-Region selection
• Named 2014 Conference 11 Player of the Year
• Four-time Academic All-Conference honoree
• Member of 2013 team the reached state semifinals before falling to Great Bridge HS (and current UVa teammates Connor Jones and Charlie Cody)
• Played football his senior season and played running back (6 TDs) and defensive back (1 INT)
• Also played two years of basketball
• Recipient of 2014 Matt Davis Foundation Scholarship (awarded on academics, character and sportsmanship)
• Played travel team baseball with EvoShield Canes

• Parents are Dave Gerstenmaier and Jennie Holsinger
• Has one brother, Chip