13 J. Gardiner
13 J. Gardiner
Height: 5-7
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tuscumbia, Ala.
High School: Deshler HS
Position: OF

2014: Appeared in 11 games as a junior ... named to the USA South Academic All-Conference team

2013: Played on the Hawks' JV team as a sophomore

2012: Played on Huntingdon's JV team as a freshman

Prep: Lettered in baseball and football at Deshler High School ... five-year starter in baseball ... earned All-Area twice, first-team All-State once and honorable mention All-State once ... four-year starter in football, rushing for 4,905 yards and 73 touchdowns ... helped the Tigers to state runner-up finishes in 2007 and 2010 ... four-time All-Area selection and honorable mention All-State

Personal: Full name is James Thomas Gardiner Jr. ... is the son of Jimmy and Nan Gardiner ... has one sister, Ryan Leigh ... majoring in biology