9 Gillian Fortier
9 Gillian Fortier
Height: 5-4
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Naugatuck, Conn.
High School: Naugatuck
Position: Util
Major: Criminal Justice

2015: Played in 41 games… had 138 at-bats and 64 hits… her 64 hits were a single-season record for the Falcons… she also tallied 39 runs scored… recorded 11 doubles, three triples, five homeruns, six stolen bases and 32 RBI to lead the team…led the team with a slugging percentage of .696…tallied a batting average of .464 and an on-base percentage of .500… was given the team Falcon Award for the 2015 season…was also named GNAC Player of the Year and GNAC Rookie of the Year… earned GNAC All-Conference First Team honors and was named to the NFCA Northeast Second Team… also earned spots on the GNAC Weekly Honor Roll and was tagged as GNAC Rookie of the Week as well as ECAC Rookie of the Week. She is the first Falcon to ever be named GNAC Rookie of the Year and is the first GNAC softball player to be named both GNAC Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year in the same season.

High School: Attended Naugatuck High School... earned All-State honors all four years of her career... also earned All-NVL honors all four years... served as a team captain as a senior... was a member of the National Honor Society as well as the French National Honor Society... also played volleyball.

Personal: Daughter of Scott and Christina Fortier... majoring in criminal justice.