On Gall: Will see more time in Maryland's pitching circle and outfield this season ... possesses great athleticism and incredible work ethic ... contributed to the fifth perfect game in Terrapin history as a freshman (April 8, 2001 vs. Morgan State at the George Mason Spring Clash) ... put forth tremendous effort in the fall season.
As a Junior in 2003: Made eight appearances as a pitcher ... mostly served in a relief pitching and utility outfielder role, but earned a starting pitching spot toward the end of the season ... pitched five innings and fanned seven in a doubleheader against George Washington (April 29) ... combined with Monica Cyphert for a no-hitter in the first game of that doubleheader ... struck out three and shut out Towson for her first win of the season (April 30) ... struck out seven in her second win in as many days against Maryland-Eastern Shore (May 1) ... an excellent student, she earned a 4.0 GPA throughout her junior year and was named to Maryland's 2002-03 Intercollegiate Athletics Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll and the 2002-03 ACC Honor Roll.
As a Sophomore in 2002: Appeared in 19 games as a position player ... maintained a perfect fielding percentage throughout the season ... batted .333 during the Bama Bash (Feb. 9-10) ... scored two runs in Maryland's doubleheader sweep of conference rival North Carolina (April 27) ... collected two hits and a RBI during Maryland's ACC Tournament run against tournament champion Georgia Tech and Virginia (May 10-11).
As a Freshman in 2001: Appeared nine times in the pitcher's circle and also as an outfielder/pinch runner ... registered a 2:1 strikeout- to-walk ratio and a 1.31 ERA as a rookie hurler ... recorded five strikeouts while combining with starter Monica Cyphert for the fifth perfect game in Terp history, against Morgan State at the George Mason Spring Clash (April 8) ... compiled seven strikeouts in four innings to earn all-tournament honors at the weekend-long GMU event ... posted her first collegiate victory against Towson in the Terrapin Invitational, allowing only one run (March 2) ... also made five plate appearances ... named to the 2000-01 ACC and Maryland Intercollegiate Athletics Scholar-Athlete honor rolls.
Before Maryland: Earned three letters in softball playing for two-time state tournament participant Bothell High School ... named first-team all-conference for two straight seasons ... an Army Scholar-Athlete ... nominated for Wendy's Heisman Award ... selected Seattle Times and Eastside Journal Athlete of the Week ... team captain her senior year ... combined 26-12 record with an ERA of 0.52 ... career .290 batting average ... was part of the 1999 and 2000 ASA junior olympic state champion Snohomish County Merchants.
Personal: Born February 18, 1982 ... Elizabeth is the daughter of Andrea and James Gall ... has one brother, Andrew (24) ... earned academic honors for three years ... WIAA scholar three years ... graduated in top 10% of class ... member of Kappa Delta Pi honors fraternity for education majors ... majoring in elementary education.
Gall on the mound... Year W-L ERA G-GS CG IP H R ER BB SO 2001 1-0 1.31 3-1 1 26.2 16 6 5 7 17 2003 2-1 2.29 12-8 1 18.1 10 10 6 8 17 Total 3-1 1.71 15-9 2 45.0 26 16 11 15 34