7 Marco Gonzales
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Rocky Mountain High in Fort Collins...Earned four varsity letters...played as a left-handed pitcher, outfielder and first baseman...11-0 pitching record...87 strikeouts in 54 innings and a 2.20 ERA...batted .486 with seven home runs, 36 RBIs, .905 slugging percentage and .608 on-base percentage in 26 games played...named first team All-State, All-Front Range League and All-Colorado selection as a sophomore, junior and senior...Colorado Gatorade Player of the Year award winner as a senior...a four-time 5A State champion.
MARCO GONZALES' COLLEGIATE CAREER
FRESHMAN (2011): First Gonzaga player to be named to four West Coast Conference postseason accolades...third Bulldog in program historyto be tabbed West Coast Conference Co-Player of the Year...first Bulldog to be named WCC Co-Freshman of the Year...All-WCC selection...All-WCC Freshmen team selection...National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association first team Freshman All-America...Collegiate Baseball newspaper Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-America selection...Collegiate Baseball Louisville Slugger TPX All-America third team selection...two-time WCC/Rawlings Pitcher of the Week...appeared in 41 games...started all 15 appearances as a pitcher...started 29 games as a first baseman, two as a left fielder...led the WCC in wins, both overall (11) and in conference play (6)...only pitcher in the WCC to record double digit wins...second in the WCC in strikeouts, 90 overall and 46 in conference play...threw four complete-games, three on consecutive starts...registered 32 hits in 110 at bats...recorded 10 doubles and 14 RBI...made collegiate debut on opening day against Oregon State University in Fresno, Calif., started at first base...went five innings in pitching debut against Fresno State University on opening day, allowed six earned runs on nine hits, struck out seven...turned in a double for first collegiate hit at then-eighth-ranked Texas A&M University Feb. 27...threw six shutout frames with five strikeouts and three hits to earn first collegiate win at the University of Missouri Mar. 9...hit two consecutive RBI doubles late in the game against the University of Minnesota in Sacramento, Calif., Mar. 12...tossed first complete-game against the University of Notre Dame in San Antonio, Texas, Mar. 19, struck out seven and allowed one run on six hits and a walk...walked in the eventual game-winning run against then-11th-ranked UC Irvine Mar. 26...threw second consecutive complete-game shutout against UC Irvine Mar. 27, struck out six and surrendered four hits...pitched third consecutive complete-game against the University of New Mexico April 3, struck out eight and allowed two runs on four hits and a walk...had a career-high 4-hit game against the University of San Diego April 8...struck out seven, walked one and surrendered one hit in five innings to post eighth win at Brigham Young University May 9...drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning at the University of Portland May 13...threw fourth complete-game, pinched-hit for the designated hitter in the eight and scored the game-tying run at Portland May 15...earned 10th win at Pepperdine University May 22...struck out a career-high 12 batters, went 8 2/3 innings and allowed five runs to win 11th game against the University of San Francisco May 28.
Misc.: 3.3 high school GPA...Academic All-State as a senior.
GONZALES' CAREER HITTING STATS
GONZALES' CAREER PITCHING STATS
04/16/2018 - Baseball Hosts WSU, Travels to USF This Week
04/15/2018 - Baseball Wins Series, Beats Pacific 7-1 Sunday
04/14/2018 - Bats Heat Up Late in Baseball’s 5-2 Win
04/11/2018 - Baseball vs. UW Wednesday Cancelled
04/10/2018 - Baseball Falls Short at Washington, 5-3
04/09/2018 - Baseball Faces UW, Pacific This Week
04/08/2018 - Baseball Finishes Sweep of Portland with 9-8 Win