Dani Gilmore

Dani Gilmore

Player Profile

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
West Hills, Calif.

High School:
El Camino Real HS

Height:
5-8

Position:
CF/C

Experience:
1V

Bats/Throws:
L/L

04/20/2013

Cavestany Homers, But Softball Falls at No. 10 Cal

Cavestany Homers, But Softball Falls at No. 10 Cal

04/19/2013

Game Day Rundown: Softball Opens Cal Series Today

Game Day Rundown: Softball Opens Cal Series Today

04/19/2013

No. 10 Cal Wins Opener from Softball

No. 10 Cal Wins Opener from Softball

04/14/2013

Softball Ends Utah Series With a Bang, Wins 10-2

Softball Ends Utah Series With a Bang, Wins 10-2

04/13/2013

Garcia Goes 3-for-3 as Softball Falls to Utah

Garcia Goes 3-for-3 as Softball Falls to Utah

OREGON STATE
2012 (Freshman):
Finished second on the team in average (.322) while leading the Beavers in home runs (9), runs (48) and stolen bases (17) ... Named to both the Pac-12 All-Freshman and Pac-12 Honorable Mention teams ... Etched her name in the Beaver record books in 2012 as her 48 runs scored are third all-time in single-season history at OSU, her 39 walks are fifth and her 17 steals are second ... Finished tied for 47th in the nation with 0.66 walks per game ... Was seventh in the Pac-12 in walks (39) and tied for eighth in stolen bases (17) ... Only caught stealing once all season ... Ended the season on an eight-game hitting streak, her longest of the year and third of five or more games ... Led the team in slugging (.531), on-base percentage (.458) and total bases (94) ... Had a hit in every game and batted .454 (5-for-11) at the NCAA Regional in Norman, Okla. ... Scored two runs in the Regional opener against No. 25 Tulsa and crossed the plate three times in a victory over Lehigh ... Batted .625 in a series at No. 16 Arizona from 5/10-12, with five hits and three runs scored ... Had her fifth three-hit game of the season in a 4-0 win over No. 16 Arizona on 5/11, including her second-career triple ... Launched her team-leading ninth home run of the season against Utah on 4/29, the highest total for an Oregon State freshman since All-American Tarrah Beyster hit 12 in 1997 ... Registered the best Pac-12 series of her career against Utah from 4/27-29, going 5-for-11 with three home runs and six RBI, including a two-homer effort in a 5-4 win on 4/29 ... In the Utah series moved into the single-season top 10 in OSU history in both runs and stolen bases ... Went 2-for-3 in game one of a doubleheader sweep against Portland State on 4/24 ... Went 2-for-3 with a home run, three RBI and two runs against No. 9 Washington on 4/21, her 10th multi-hit game of the season ... Recorded her first career multi-hit game in Pac-12 play when she went 2-for-3 with an RBI at No. 15 Stanford on 4/14 ... Had a six-game hitting streak from 3/25-3/31, her second such streak of five or more games ... Scored two runs in a 5-1 win over Cal State Northridge on 3/28, her eighth multi-run effort of the season ... Tallied her first career Pac-12 hit in a 5-4 extra-innings win against No. 14 Oregon on 3/25 ... Drew a career-high four walks against Long Beach State (3/8) ... Was 2-for-3 with two RBI in a win over then-No. 23 North Carolina on 3/8 ... Went 2-for-3 with a home run, three RBI and two runs in an 11-6 win against Michigan State (3/3) ... Was a perfect 3-for-3 with a home run, three RBI and two SB in a 4-3 win over Indiana (3/2) ... Has reached base safely in 13 consecutive games ... Tallied her second-career three-RBI game with a three-run home run to seal a 4-2 victory over Colorado State on 2/26 ... Drew a career-high three walks against Iowa State on 2/23 ... Had a season-high five consecutive games with a hit from Feb. 23-27 ... Notched her fourth multi-hit game of the season against San Diego on 2/18 (2-for-4, 2 R) ... Smacked her first leadoff home run on 2/17 against San Diego State, only Oregon State's fourth in the last six seasons ... Lasered her first-career double off the right field fence and went 2-for-4 with a run scored against No. 20 Nebraska on 2/11 (W, 11-3) ... Was a perfect 6-for-6 from the plate with five RBI, six runs and two stolen bases in back-to-back games against Idaho State and No. 23 Georgia Tech (2/10) ... Smacked her first-career home run, a solo blast, in the third inning against Georgia Tech ... Drove in two runs and scored another in her collegiate debut against BYU on 2/9 (W, 22-5).

EL CAMINO REAL HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated in 2011 with honors ... Was a four-year starter in center field for head coach Lori Chandler ... One of the most prolific players in state history, finished her career with a .504 batting average, 216 hits, 195 runs, 228 RBI and 48 home runs ... Holds the California high school record for runs and RBI ... Was the 2008 California State Freshman of the Year ... In 2011, earned accolades as a First Team All-American from ESPN Rise, Cal-Hi Sports and MaxPreps, and was also a finalist for the Cal-Hi Sports Player of the Year ... 2011 Los Angeles City Player of the Year and El Camino High School Athlete of the Year ... Was a two-time winner of the West Valley League's Player of the Year Award and was twice named to the West Valley League's First Team ... Named First Team All-Los Angeles City three times ... Received the Scholar-Athlete Award all four years.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Concepcion and Matt Gilmore ... Has two younger siblings, Sami, 16, and Madi, 11 ... Major is Exercise and Sport Science ... Lists her biggest athletic thrill as "hitting my first collegiate home run against Portland State" (10/2/11) ... Chose Oregon State because of Pac-12 competition and: "I loved the atmosphere. When I stepped on campus I knew it was where I'm supposed to be."

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