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Chance Gilmore
Chance Gilmore

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Surfside Beach, S.C.

High School:
Socastee

Last College:
Virginia

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
04/01/1987

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
L/L


06/07/2013

Jacob May Drafted in 3rd Round by Chicago White Sox

May is the sixth-highest Chanticleer taken in the MLB Draft

05/02/2013

Coastal Carolina's Justin Creel Named Academic All-District

Creel owns a perfect 4.0 cumulative GPA

2009: Hit .328 with eight doubles, five triples, six home runs and 27 runs-batted in 39 games for the Chants in 2009... Was named the Big South Player of the Week May 4 after hitting .500 in a three-game sweep of Liberty... Was a perfect 4-of-4 with three runs scored, a double and a triple in a win over Tennessee Feb. 27... Missed two weeks in April and the last month of the season due to injury... Went 3-for-4 with three runs scored and two RBI in a win over Wake Forest April 29... Had three hits, including a triple, in the win at Winthrop March 20... His five triples tied for second in the Big South... Had a .412 on-base percentage and a .609 slugging percentage... Stole 12 bases on the year... Had 13 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI performances... Went 3-for-3 with two RBI and a home run in the win at UNC Asheville March 16... Had three stolen bases against Wake Forest April 29...

2008: Had seven doubles, five home runs and 26 RBI in 55 games for the Chants... Hit a three-run home run in the 24-11 win over East Carolina June 1... Had three hits and four runs scored in the NCAA Conway Regional... Drove in four runs in the win over Western Carolina March 2... Also had a four-RBI performance March 5 against Toledo... Scored the game-winning run against the Rockets after tripling to open the 10th... Had three RBI in a win over North Carolina March 11... Was 2-for-4 with a run scored in a win over UNC Asheville April 20... Had a three-run home run in the Big South Tournament win over UNC Asheville May 21... Was 10-of-13 in stolen bases.

2007: Played in 13 games for the Chanticleers, mainly in a pinch running role... Had his first career hit against Elon Feb. 10... Drove in a run in the win over the Phoenix... Also scored two runs on the year...

PRIOR TO COASTAL CAROLINA: Attended the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va... Redshirted the 2006 season due to an injury...

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a four-year letterwinner at Socastee High School in Surfside Beach, S.C... Hit .415 with nine doubles, one triple, five home runs and 29 runs-batted-in as a senior... Also posted a 1-0 record with a 1.62 earned-run average on the mound... Helped the Braves to the Region VII-AAA championship title and a trip to the South Carolina State championship game his senior year... Was the fourth-ranked prospect in South Carolina by Impact Baseball... Helped his AAU squad to national championship and a Triple Crown National Championship in 2004... Hit .427 as a junior with 23 RBI... Was undefeated on the mound in high school and in AAU in 2004...

PERSONAL: Born April 1, 1987... Son of Gary and Cathy Gilmore... Dad, Gary, is the head coach of the Coastal Carolina baseball team.... Is majoring in philosophy at Coastal Carolina.