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Colonial of the Week - Tommy Gately

Colonial of the Week - May 2, 2011 - Tommy Gately, Baseball

May 2, 2011

Name: Tommy Gately
Sport: Baseball
Class: Senior
Pos.: Starting Pitcher
Hometown: Reston, VA
H.S.: South Lakes

Tommy Gately pitched a complete game to lead the George Washington baseball team to a 5-1 victory over Dayton on April 30 at Barcroft Park. Gately was dominant for the Colonials, allowing just one unearned run on three hits while recording a career-high nine strikeouts to earn his fourth victory of the season. Dayton, entering the game as the second-ranked team in the Atlantic 10, managed just six base runners with only two reaching third base. The senior from Reston, VA threw 146 pitches, including 93 for strikes while allowing just two men on base over the final four innings.

Gately's stats for the week: 9 IP, 146 pitches, 93 strikes, three hits, two walks, nine strikeouts,