Gorman strikes out nine and retires final 14 faced
Named to the Perfect Game USA's Preseason All-America First Team, Baseball America Preseason All-America Second Team and Louisville Slugger All-America Second Team by Collegiate Baseball ... hit 18 doubles in 2014, tying for eighth in BC's single-season record books ... six sacrifice flies in 2014 ties for second on record list ... recorded a 16-game hit streak in 2014, which ranks third in BC record books, dating back to 2005.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014)
Started all 55 games, playing 53 in right field and two as the designated hitter ... earned All-ACC First-Team honors ... also named to the New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA) All-New England team and the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) All-Northeast first team ... led the Eagles in batting average (.329), slugging percentage (.502), hits (68), RBIs (45), doubles (18), home runs (6), total bases (104), sacrifice flies (6), multiple-RBI games (10) and two-out RBIs (13) ... was second in on-base percentage (.393), hits by pitch (5), at bats (207) and multiple-hit games (18) ... third total plate appearances (239), fourth in runs (25) and fifth in walks (21) ... after the regular season, ranked eighth in the ACC for batting average, tied for third for doubles and RBIs and was ninth in slugging percentage ... batted .322 in ACC action, good for sixth in the league ... tied for seventh in the conference with 37 hits in league games, was second with five homers, tied for second with 28 RBIs and ranked seventh with a .522 slugging percentage ... did not make an error in 105 chances in the outfield ... recorded five outfield assists ... recorded a career-long, 16-game hit streak (4/12-5/10) , going 29-for-60 (.483) with 13 runs, eight doubles, four home runs, 22 RBIs, a .817 slugging percentage and a .557 on-base percentage ... went on to reach base in 21 straight games ... ended the season with at least one hit in 22 of the final 24 games ... also started the season with a 12-game hit streak (2/14-3/5) ... tallied eight total bases twice on the season for the team single-game high ... went 2-for-4 with a three-run homer at No. 25 Clemson (5/15) ... recorded a career-high five RBIs and four runs against Pittsburgh (5/4) during a 3-for-3 day, hitting two doubles, a two-run shot and drawing two walks ... drove in the game-winning run to defeat the Panthers (5/2) in the bottom of the ninth to give BC the walk-off, 3-2 win ... went 6-for-11 with seven RBIs, three runs, a double and two home runs in the series sweep over Maryland (4/25-27) ... was 8-for-14 with two runs, five RBIs, two doubles and a home run when the Eagles took two-of-three at NC State (4/18-20) ... was 3-for-5 with four RBIs on two doubles and a two-run homer in the second game against the Wolfpack ... was 2-for-4 with a run in the 10-inning victory against UMass-Lowell (4/16) ... earned ACC Player of the Week for efforts against the Wolfpack and River Hawks ... recorded a career-high four hits in five at bats against Harvard (4/9), scoring two runs and hitting a double ... tallied four RBIs in a 2-for-4 day, scoring a run and recording a sac fly in the win over North Carolina (4/5) ... went 5-for-11 with two runs and four RBIs in the series against the Tar Heels ... turned in a 3-for-6 outing in the 11-inning victory against Villanova (3/1), scoring a run, driving one in and tallying a double ... drove in three runs and doubled in a 2-for-4 performance in the win at Stetson (2/22) ... drove in three with a double and two-run homer in the win at Santa Clara (2/16) ... named Eagle of the Week three times ... honored with the Cape Cod Baseball League's John J. Claffey Award as the New England Top Prospect playing for the Chatham Anglers.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013)
Appeared in 50 games, making 22 starts at first, 11 as the designated hitter and the final 14 in right field ... registered a .165 batting average with a .305 slugging percentage ... tallied 27 hits, including five doubles and six home runs, 13 runs, 10 RBIs and 17 walks ... went 2-for-3 as a pinch hitter ... led the Eagles in home runs, was second in RBIs and fourth in total bases (50) ... recorded five multiple-hit games and four multiple-RBI games ... went 4-for-10 with two doubles and a lead-off home run in the final series at Maryland ...hit a pinch-hit, two-run homer to tie the game in the eighth inning against Miami (4/28), which the Eagles would eventually win, 3-2, in 11 innings ... launched two home runs at Connecticut (4/2), a solo shot and a three-run bomb, collecting team season highs in RBIs (4) and total bases (8) ... turned in a 2-for-3 performance against North Carolina (3/23) ... blasted first career home run, a two-run shot, in the win at USF (3/5) ... tallied first career hit in first career start against VCU (2/15) ... earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
Drafted in the 26th round by the New York Mets ... earned All-Star status and top pro prospect honors from the Futures Collegiate Baseball League in 2012, playing for the Nashua Silver Knights ... broke the FCBL RBI record (45) and hit nine home runs over the summer ... named the 2012 Middlesex League MVP, batting .500 with 20 RBIs, seven home runs and a 4-0 record with a 1.20 ERA ... named a captain of the Minutemen senior year ... All-Middlesex League honors throughout high school career ... earned the league's co-MVP honors as a junior, hitting .484 with eight home runs and a 5-0 record on the bump ... named to the Boston Globe's and Boston Herald's All-Scholastic team in 2012 ... pitched two career no-hitters ... featured on the ESPN All-State Team and as a Perfect Game Third-Team All-American ... also a four-year starting defensemen on the LHS hockey team, earning a captain spot as a senior.
Enrolled as a management major in the Carroll School of Management ... Chris is the older of Doug and Karen Shaw's two sons ... recipient of the Gailius Family Scholarship Fund.