11 Katie Gwinn
11 Katie Gwinn
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Riverview, Fla.
High School: Riverview HS
Position: UT
Major: Communication Management
Bats/Throws: R/R

Competed in 36 games…Started 23 contests…Collected 12 hits, including one double and one home run…Scored nine runs…Drove in five RBI…Went 3-for-3 in stolen bases…Scored season-high two runs against North Alabama (02//12/11)…Delivered game-winning, pinch-hit home run against Lynn (03/05/11)…Totaled two multiple walk games…Reached base at a .271 clip.

Gwinn played in 20 total games, making 17 starts as a freshman for the Lions before having her season cut short due to injury…She finished the year with four hits in 38 at-bats…She had one double, one home run, and one RBI…Gwinn collected her first collegiate hit against Nova Southeastern (2/21/10) and followed that up with her best performance of the season against Lewis (2/26/10) where she 1-for-3 with a home run and an RBI; both collegiate firsts.

While at Riverview High School, Gwinn was named 2006 Second Team All-Western Conference…In 2007, she was named Best Defensive Player at the Kissimmee Klassic Tournament...Named to the 2009 Honorable Mention team by the Tampa Tribune…She was also named a 2009 Pepsi Scholar athlete.

Born June 6 in Mobile, Ala….Communication Management major…Hobbies include reading, spending time with friends and family, and going to church…Her career goal is to be a writer for Sports Illustrated…Believes her team-first attitude is her best asset to the team…Names Scott Kazmir as her favorite athlete...Names the Tampa Bay Rays as her favorite team…Chose Saint Leo because of the tight-knit community…Daughter of Tom and Lisa Gwinn…Has two brothers, Justin and Mathew...Has one sister, Nicole.