7 Mike Gill
7 Mike Gill
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Calvert Hall
Position: Mid
Major: Economics

2010: Opens his second year in the Green and White has an established presence in the defensive midfield … named a captain for the 2010 campaign … a tough player who adds bite to the Spartan lineup … strong yet skillful … uses his body well in defensive positioning … brings a unique intensity and fire … will look to be a major key within a talented group of midfielders.

2009: Played in and started all 23 Spartan contests after transferring from Division I Loyola College … named to the All-Capital Athletic Conference second team, his first All-CAC selection … scored three goals on the season, including the game-winner against CAC foe Marymount on September 29 … totaled 34 shots on the year playing mainly a defensive role … helped the Spartans to their fourth CAC Tournament championship … was part of York’s fifth consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament.
Prior to York: Attended Loyola College in Maryland where he played for the NCAA Division I Greyhounds … played in 17 games his freshman season in 2007 … notched two goals … Greyhounds posted a 19-3-1 overall record … part of a squad that finished first in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular season … won the MAAC tournament championship 1-0 over St. Peter’s … advanced to the NCAA tournament … hosted the first round of the NCAA College Cup and defeated Liberty 2-0 … tied #19 Maryland 0-0 in the second round, but failed to advance via a penalty-kick shootout … played in five games as a sophomore in 2008 before obtaining a medical redshirt.

Personal: Is an economics major with a minor in public administration … is the son of William and Patricia Gill … born on February 15, 1989 … his U-23 club team competed in the 2010 National Championship final … played club soccer with the Baltimore Bays … was an all-state and All-MIAA selection in high school … owns a 3.53 cumulative GPA … was named to the Dean’s List for the 2010 spring semester … lists his parents and his brother, Nick, as the people he most admires … hobbies include playing golf … favorite athletes are Gigi Mangione and Marco Mangione … chose York “to win a national championship” … his most significant athletic achievement was being a national finalist with the Maryland Bays in 2010 … his most memorable athletic moment with the Spartan program was winning the 2009 CAC Tournament championship … after graduation he plans to play professional soccer.