- Kris Gawriluk
- 6' 0"
- Deltona, Fla.
- 205 lbs.
- Deltona (Daytona Beach C.C.)
AS A SENIOR (2007): Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll…Appeared in nine games out of the bullpen in his final collegiate campaign…Was 1-0 with a 5.93 earned run average in 13.2 innings…Walked eight batters and registered five strikeouts…Threw 1.2 scoreless innings against North Florida on May 8…Picked up first career win in the 5-4 upset of No. 1 Florida State in Tallahassee on April 18…Gave up one run and three hits in 1.2 innings of action to help the Gators capture the season series…Enjoyed success against South Carolina, working a total of two scoreless frames…Season debut came in the finale versus George Washington, when he tossed a scoreless ninth with one strikeout and a walk.
AS A JUNIOR (2006): Made 12 appearances in his first season as a Gator, including five starts…Finished 0-2 and had a 5.13 ERA over 26.1 innings…Provided three scoreless innings of relief in the 9-6 setback to Auburn…Notched a season-high four strikeouts in three frames against Bethune-Cookman…Allowed an unearned run in third matchup with Texas A&M, a stint in which he scattered three hits over 3.0 innings but wound up on the short end of a 1-0 score…Worked 4.1 innings versus Florida State in his starting debut on Feb. 28 and took the loss after yielding five hits and four runs…The Seminoles prevailed, 6-4, at McKethan Stadium…Delivered shutout performances against Florida A&M (1.0 IP) and Mercer (1.2 IP).
AT DAYTONA BEACH C.C. (2003-05): Played two seasons for Falcons' head coach Tim Touma, a former Gator…Was an even 3-3 with a 2.73 ERA in 2005…Posted 46 strikeouts and permitted 11 walks in 33 innings…Missed the 2004 campaign after suffering an arm injury…First-team all-conference recipient in '03 after going 7-0 with a 3.12 ERA…Notched 44 strikeouts in 96 innings…Member of the Mid-Florida Conference Scholar-Athlete team.
SUMMER: Went 2-2 with a 1.82 ERA for the Daytona Beach Barracudas of the Florida Collegiate Summer League in 2005…Made nine appearances, including four starts, and collected one save…Registered 19 strikeouts in 24.2 innings and issued five walks….The Barracudas placed second during the regular season…Appeared in the league's All-Star Game.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Deltona High School who was coached by his father, Jim Gawriluk…Played eight of the nine field positions…Set 20 school records over his four-year career…First-team all-state in Class 5A as a senior in 2002, when he was the Volusia County Player of the Year presented by the Daytona Beach News Journal and the Orlando Sentinel…Earned first-team All-Central Florida, all-area, all-county and all-conference…The Wolves were the regional runner-up, district runner-up and took second in their conference that season with a 22-9 mark…Gawriluk was 7-2 with a 0.74 ERA and notched 83 strikeouts in 76 innings…Batted .385 with 25 runs batted in, 20 runs and 12 doubles…Participated in the Florida Athletic Coaches' Association All-Star Game for the East team…Two-time Most Valuable Player and was his club's Outstanding Pitcher of the Year in back-to-back years…Third-team all-state pick in his junior campaign, when he was 7-3 with a 1.99 ERA and contributed a .347 batting average.
PERSONAL: James Kristopher Gawriluk was born Feb. 11, 1984 in Valdosta, Ga…His parents are Jim and Vicki Gawriluk…Has a younger brother, Wesley, 20, who attends Florida State…Admires Roger Clemens because of his work ethic and bulldog mentality on the mound…Hopes to teach history and coach baseball at the high school or collegiate level…Majoring in history.
|GAWRILUK'S CAREER STATISTICS|
|Overall Season Statistics|
|SEC Regular-Season Statistics|
GAWRILUK'S CAREER HIGHS
Innings (Starter): 4.1 vs. Florida State (2/28/06)
Innings (Reliever): 3.0 vs. Auburn (4/21/06)
Strikeouts: 4 vs. Bethune-Cookman (4/11/06)
Hits Allowed: 6 vs. Harvard (3/12/06)
Runs: 4 vs. Florida State (2/28/06)
Earned Runs: 4 vs. Florida State (2/28/06)
Walks: 3, 2x, last vs. Kentucky (4/20/07)