#16 Casey Gillaspie
Position: First Base
Bats: S
Throws: L
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 238
Year: Junior
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Millard North HS
Experience: 2 Letters


Played summer ball for the Falmouth (Mass.) Commodores…Named to the Cape Cod League all-star team…Named a summer All-American by Perfect Game…Led the Cape Cod League in home runs.


Played in 66 games with 66 starts, 62 at first base, three as the designated hitter and one in right field…Hit .299 with 49 runs, 70 hits, 16 doubles, one triple, 11 home runs, 46 RBI, 62 walks and five stolen bases…Had a seven-game hitting streak twice…Had 20 multiple-hit games and 11 multiple-RBI games…Named second team all-Valley…Named to the Valley all-defense team…Named MVC Player of the Week on March 11…Named MVC Scholar-Athlete honorable mention…Had a season-high three hits three times…Had a season-high four RBI twice…Scored a season-high three runs three times…Went 3-for-4 with four RBI, two doubles and a home run against Texas-Pan American on March 9…Went 3-for-5 with three RBI and two doubles against Indiana State on April 6…Went 2-for-2 with three RBI against Creighton on May 22…Named to the AD’s honor roll for Spring 2013.


Played in 59 games with 57 starts, 29 at first base and 28 as the designated hitter...Hit .274 with 29 runs, 59 hits, 10 doubles, one triple, eight home runs, 32 RBI and one stolen base...Had a six-game hitting streak two times...Had 11 multiple-hit games, six multiple-RBI games and two multiple-home run games...Named a first team Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball...Had a season-high five hits against Bradley on May 11...Had a season-high five RBI at Evansville on April 15...Went 3-for-5 with four RBI and two home runs against Southern Illinois on April 1...Went 4-for-6 with five RBI, a double and two home runs at Evansville on April 15...Went 5-for-5 with an RBI and a double against Bradley on May 11...Named to the AD's honor roll for Spring 2012.

Attended Millard North High School in Omaha, Neb...Lettered four years in baseball...All-state, all-region and Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior...Hit .420 as a junior...As a senior, hit .515 with eight home runs, 22 doubles, and 55 RBI...Helped lead team to a third place finish at state...Finished with a 3.4 GPA.

Son of Mark and Diane Gillaspie...Born Jan. 25, 1993 in Milwaukee, Wis...Has one brother, Conor and one sister, Makenzie...Brother, Conor, played baseball at Wichita State...Is majoring in exercise science at WSU...Also recruited by Oklahoma State.