38 Derek Gardella
38 Derek Gardella
Height: 5-10
Weight: 220
Year: RS FR
Hometown: Latham, N.Y.
High School: Shaker
Position: C
Last School: Shaker
Bats/Throws: R/R

High School: Was a member of the baseball, football and basketball teams at Shaker High School... Captained his baseball and football teams as both a junior and senior… Football team posted perfect 6-0 records in 2010 and 2011… Baseball team advanced to the New York stats finals in 2011… Posted Shaker’s top batting average all-time and set a new program record for career hits… Also received the Shaker’s Justin Perry Courage Award… Was a high honor roll student and has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.

Personal: Born December 11, 1992... Son of Sheila and Tony Gardella... Favorite athlete is Babe Ruth... Favorite team is the New York Yankees… Majoring in Kinesiology.