9  Chris Gignilliat
Chris Gignilliat

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cicero, N.Y.

High School:
Cicero-North Syracuse

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 205

Position:
Defense

Major:
History


2009: Solid season on defense for the Seawolves ... started all 15 games ... named to the America East All-Tournament team ... picked up two or more ground balls in seven outings ... season-high three ground balls and a pair of caused turnovers at Denver (3/21) ... pair of ground balls in back-to-back wins over Hartford (4/11) and Binghamton (4/18) ... two more ground balls in the America East championship game at #11 UMBC (5/2).

2008: Received a medical waiver for the 2008 season.

2007: Started 11 of the 12 games he played in as a defender ... picked up six ground balls during the season ... caused four turnovers vs. Binghamton (4/21).

2006: All-America East second team selection ... All-Rookie pick as well ... appeared in 14 games starting the final nine ... picked up 15 ground balls.

High School: A 2005 graduate of Cicero-North Syracuse High School ... earned five letters for the North Stars ... a 2005 second team all-league selection ... also lettered in football where he was a first team all-league and third team All-Central New York selection ... named defensive MVP in 2005.

Personal: Born Chris Allan Gignilliat on June 3, 1987 in California ... son of Teri Bridges and Paul Gignilliat ... has one sister.