A solid performer for the Minutemen out of the bullpen.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2003: Had a 2-0 record on the season with one save and a 3.60 ERA ... Received the win in relief against Vermont, throwing 3-2/3 shutout innings while striking out four batters ... Earned win at Fordham, going two innings with no earned runs allowed ... Tossed 2-1/3 innings for save at La Salle, allowing one run on two hits ... Struck out three in a season-long 4-2/3 inning performance against Yale ... Sat out the 2002 season as a medical redshirt.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2001: Tossed one inning of shutout relief against Boston College in the Beanpot ... Allowed one run in 2-1/3 innings of relief against Rhode Island ... Struck out five in four innings of relief against Sacred Heart ... Tossed 2-1/3 scoreless innings of relief against Central Connecticut ... Threw 1-1/3 scoreless innings out of the bullpen at Richmond.
BEFORE UMASS: Four-year letterwinner at Peabody H.S. ... Went 7-2 with a 2.80 ERA with 52 strikeouts as a senior captain ... Had 16-4 career mark with 2.20 ERA, while hitting .390 with 53 RBI ... Received Greater Boston League All-Star honors as a junior and senior ... Earned Peabody H.S. Student Athlete of the Year honors ... Named to the 2000 Daily Evening Item All-Star team ... Four-year letterwinner and Greater Boston League All-Star in basketball ... A member of National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Born January 4, 1982, in Melrose, Mass. ... Son of Jerry and Cindy Gallo ... Majoring in Accounting