22 - Ryan Gillespie
Ryan Gillespie
Height: 5-9
Weight: 140
Year: So.
Hometown: Holly Springs, N.C.
Position: Midfielder
Previous School: Holly Springs HS
g 1
a 0
sh % .100
gw 0

As a freshman (2011): Appeared in 22 matches, making 16 starts…Tied for third on the team in match-winners (2)…Tied for fourth in goals (3)…Tied for sixth in points (6)…Tallied his first collegiate goal with the extra time match-winner at Limestone (Oct. 25)…Scored the match-winner against King (Nov. 1) in the quarterfinal round of the Conference Carolinas Tournament…Found the back of the net at Anderson (Nov. 9) in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.

High School: Graduated from Holly Springs High School in Holly Springs, N.C…Coached by Dave Lanuti…Two-time Golden Hawk Award…Offensive Player Award…Team MVP…Led the team with 11 goals as a senior...Played club soccer for FVAA Flash Red 92…Coached by Erik Stueck and Dave Sexton.

Personal: Full name is Ryan Michael Gillespie…Born on Sep. 10, 1993 in Athens, Ga…Son of Greg and Rachel Gillespie…Has an older brother, Scott (22), and an older sister, Erin (20)…Majoring in criminal justice with a minor in psychology…Plans to pursue a career with the FBI…2012 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor RollDean’s List…Community service while at Lees-McRae includes Mountain Day.

More about Ryan: Favorite book: “Kite Runner”…Favorite midnight snack: Ice cream…Favorite movie: “Boondock Saints”…Favorite musical artists: Matisyahu, Frank Ocean, Miguel…Favorite sports teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Penguins…Favorite athletes: Frank Lampard of Chelsea FC and Hines Ward of the Pittsburgh Steelers…Ryan can’t imagine a week without: His friends…Ryan’s advice to kids: “Live for those that you love”…Favorite colors: Orange and blue…Favorite food: Chicken and pasta…Favorite sports other than soccer: Football and hockey…Best advice Ryan has ever been given: “What makes you happy is what matters most”…When Ryan was a kid, he tried to be like: His brother, Scott.

Recent Games
Oct 6 Pfeiffer T, 0-0
Oct 10 Limestone T, 1-1
Oct 17 Lenoir-Rhyne T, 0-0
Oct 20 at Barton L, 1-0
Oct 23 King (Tenn.) L, 3-2
Oct 27 Mount Olive L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 10
Games started 16 9
Goals 1 1
Assists 0 0
Points 2 2
Shots 10 6
Shot Pct .100 .167
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 31 Lynn L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 2 at Catawba W, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 7 at Tusculum L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 9 vs. Carson-Newman L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 12 at Mars Hill L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 15 at North Greenville W, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 20 North Georgia L, 2-1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 22 at Queens (N.C.) L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 26 at Belmont Abbey L, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 29 Coker W, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 4 at Erskine L, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 6 Pfeiffer T, 0-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 10 Limestone T, 1-1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Oct 17 Lenoir-Rhyne T, 0-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 20 at Barton L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 23 King (Tenn.) L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 27 Mount Olive L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 16 1 0 2 10 .100 3 .300 2 0 0-0 0
Conference 10 9 1 0 2 6 .167 3 .500 2 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 8 7 1 0 2 7 .143 2 .286 1 0 0-0 0
Away 8 8 0 0 0 3 .000 1 .333 1 0 0-0 0
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0

Wins 3 3 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
Losses 11 10 0 0 0 4 .000 1 .250 1 0 0-0 0

September 9 9 0 0 0 5 .000 0 .000 2 0 0-0 0
October 7 6 1 0 2 5 .200 3 .600 0 0 0-0 0
November - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
December - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -