HEADING INTO 2013: Expected to start in the outfield.
2012: One of just three Black Bears to see action in all 56 games during the season... made 55 starts.. hit .299 for the Black Bears with 34 runs scored and 28 RBI... had seven doubles and one home run on the season... stole 14 bases on the campaign, third most of the Maine squad... finished with a .987 fielding percentage... had two RBI and a run scored in each of the first two games of the season at #16 Clemson... named a Maine Scholar-Athlete Award winner and also named to the America East Academic Honor Roll. 2011: Started 24 of the 49 games he appeared in... posted a .221 average with 23 hits, including two doubles and a triple... drove in 10 runs... started the season with a 2-for-3 game, stealing a base, against UNLV (2/18)... hit 3-for-5 against Penn. (3/7)... hit 1-for-2 against Saint Peter’s (3/26) with a double and two RBI... went a perfect 3-for-3 with a triple, an RBI, and scored a run against UMBC (4/30)... hit 1-for-2 against Binghamton (5/21), driving in two runs for Maine... Had four hits in three NCAA Regional games... named a Maine Scholar-Athlete *Rising Star.*... named to the America East Academic Honor Roll.
BEFORE MAINE: Played for Dave Niro at Franklin High School... team captain in 2010... batted .427 as a senior with 33 stolen bases... as a junior, his .431 with five home runs and 23 stolen bases... in 2009 and 2010 was on the Boston Globe all scholastic team... All-Hockmock league all-star team 2009-2010... team MVP in 2009-2010... named rookie of the year in 2008... born October 17, 1991... son of Chris and Ann Gay... plans to major in political science.