Updated: June 11, 2013
General: Holds the No. 5 spot in Tech’s all-time record books with 373 career saves, as well as the No. 4 spot with an 11.76 career GAA.
2013: Started all 16 games … Finished the year tied for first with 23 ground balls and tied for third, causing nine turnovers … Earned an 8-8 record, making 86 saves … Grabbed four ground balls and made 12 saves in the season opener at No. 7 Duke … Made 11 saves, while also picking up five ground balls and causing two turnovers at High Point … Blocked five shots in the win at Davidson … Allowed just one goal in 20 minutes of action at Coastal Carolina … Made nine saves against James Madison … Made three saves on the opening possession and finished the game with ten and the win at California … Tallied eight saves against Old Dominion … Stopped 12 shots against No. 3 North Carolina … Made six saves in 50 minutes of action at No. 16 Virginia … Tallied four saves in 40 minutes on Senior Day against No. 1 Maryland … Caused a turnover and grabbed a pair of ground balls to go along with three saves against No. 20 Boston College in the ACC Tournament.
2012: Started all 17 games this season, clocking 957 minutes … Made a season-high 11 saves against Columbia allowing only four goals … Made six saves at No. 4 Maryland and No. 5 North Carolina … Had five saves in the win over No. 7 Virginia … Made seven saves in 53 minutes, allowing just five goals against Liberty … Put forth one of her best performances of the season, making seven saves in the win at Old Dominion … Allowed just one first-half goal at Mt. St. Mary’s … Stopped seven attempts against No. 4 Duke … Made three saves against American and UC Davis … Made seven stops in a last-minute loss at No. 13 James Madison … Stopped six shots against William & Mary.
2011: Has seen time in all 18 games to far, making 17 starts … Named team’s co-MVP … Opened the season with a 4-0 record … Tallied seven saves against No. 1 Maryland … Had back-to-back double-digit save games with 12 against Longwood and 10 in a big win at Lehigh … Tallied 10 saves against No. 4 North Carolina … Made seven saves at No. 16 William & Mary … Tallied a season-high 13 saves at No. 3 Duke, 10 of those coming in the first half … Did not allow a single free position attempt in eight tries, while also making a then-season-high 12 saves against No. 16 Boston College … Was named Virginia Tech Athlete of the Week for her work against BC … Made 10 saves against No. 9 James Madison … Tallied six saves against George Mason … Allowed a season-low five goals in a full 60 minutes played at Davidson … Began the season making seven saves at High Point.
2010: Appeared in all 17 games, making 12 starts … Finished the season with a 5-7 record … Made three saves and scooped up a career-high four ground balls against No. 3 Maryland … Racked up a career-high 18 saves against Longwood … Made 10 saves against No. 5 Virginia … Played her first complete game and made 10 saves against Old Dominion … Made 11 saves in Tech’s defeat of Davidson … Made four saves against No. 3 Duke and Boston College … Made her first start against Presbyterian College.
High School: Was a four-year letterwinner at Cicero North-Syracuse High School … Earned Honorable Mention All-America honors as a junior … Earned All-League Honorable Mention as a senior and freshman … Named to the All-League first team and All-CNY second team as both a sophomore and junior … Helped her team to a bronze medal in the Empire State Games in 2007 and 2008 … Was also a member of the field hokey team and earned All-State honorable mention as a senior.
Personal: Born August 14, 1991, in Cicero, N.Y. … Daughter of Ray and Sandy Gale … Has one sibling, Stefany who plays lacrosse at Robert Morris … Plans to major in natural resource conservation.