Ryan Gilliland #18
2006: Played in 30 games, started 22, during his first season with the Eagles...batted .228 with nine runs scored and five RBIs...recorded a season-best two hits on three different occasions...scored a career-best two runs in a win over Oakland City University and the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.
TRANSFER: Transferred to USI from Muscatine Community College (Muscatine, Iowa)...batted .244 in 35 games with 14 runs scored and 11 RBIs...helped MCC to a third place finish in the NJCAA Division I Tournament.
SUMMER BASEBALL: Played for the Muscatine Red Sox in Muscatine, Iowa, in 2006.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered in baseball, football, and wrestling during his prep career at Aledo High School (Aledo, Illinois)...was a three-time All-Conference, three-time Most Valuable Player, and two-time All-Area performer at AHS...batted .450 as a junior and .500 as a senior...helped lead the baseball team to the regional championship in 2003.
PERSONAL: Born December 16, 1985...son of Brian Gilliland and Brenda Anderson.
Statistics G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB BA
2006 30 79 9 18 1 0 0 5 2 17 3 .228