GILBERT'S HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
GENERAL: Lettered three times in baseball, three in football and four in wrestling...played for Seattle A's baseball club under coach Rodney Walker. SOPHOMORE: Hit four home runs and batted .400 during season...lettered in football. JUNIOR: Lettered in football and wrestling, missed baseball season due to injury. SENIOR (2001-02): Batted .330 during season, earning All-South Puget Sound League honorable mention honors as a catcher...All-SPSL honorable mention defensive back.
GILBERT'S EDMONDS CC CAREER
FRESHMAN (2002-03): Redshirt season under current Cougar head coach Donnie Marbut...team captured NWAACC North Division and NWAACC Tournament titles en route to 43-7 record, tops in school history. RS-FRESHMAN (2003-04): Edmonds posted a 36-7 record, capturing NWAACC North Division title and finishing third at NWAACC tournament. RS-SOPHOMORE (2004-05): Helped EdCC to 39-9 record and second-place finish in NWAACC North Division and third-place showing at NWAACC Tournament...batted .333 with three doubles, two triples, 19 runs scored, 14 RBI and five stolen bases...named to NWAACC All-Tournament team as a designated hitter.
GILBERT'S WSU CAREER
RS-JUNIOR (2005-06): Enrolled at WSU in fall of 2005...V-letter...Games - 40...Starts - 12...BA - .357...went four-for-four with two runs, four RBIs and a stolen base in 22-7 series-opening win at Northern Colorado ((4/21)...had three hits in series-opener at Hawaii-Hilo (2/16) and had two hits against Gonzaga (twice) and Charleston Southern (2/11)...Charleston Southern game marked his first start of the season as he added two runs and two RBI...hit team-best .588 (10-17) with runners in scoring position...hitting against Pac-10 opponents: Arizona .000 (0-0), ASU .000 (0-3), California .000 (0-1), OSU .000 (0-1), Stanford .000 (0-1), UCLA .000 (0-2), USC .000 (0-1), Washington .000 (0-1)...monthly hitting averages: February .429 (6-14), March .250 (2-8), April .385 (5-13), May .286 (2-7).
Michael Shawn Gilbert II...born 8-19-84 at Tacoma, Wash...parents Michael Gilbert and Lisa Liedtke...enjoys snowboarding and wakeboarding...general social sciences major at WSU.