Mary Gaber
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Auburn, Calif.

High School:
Placer HS '01

Height:
5-10

Position:
OPP

Birthdate:
05/08/1983

Major:
International Relations

2003: Saw action in 17 matches and 30 games... Contributed 30 kills (1.00 pg) and a 2-12-14 blocking chart (0.47 bpg)... Tied career high of 8 kills against no errors at Seattle Univ. in SPU/Comfort Suites Classic (9/6)... Also had season bests of 18 attacks and 4 blocks in that outing... Hit 7-2-13 (.385) with a solo block in home conference opener with Sonoma State (9/19).

2002: Appeared in 19 matches, including 9 starts... Made first start against Cal Poly Pomona (10/18), filling in for an injured Marritt Cafarchia... Hit 8-1-9 (.778) with 37 assists, 3 aces and 3 blocks in that match... Hit 4-1-9 with 7 blocks the following night at San Bernardino (10/19)... Set season highs in assists (45), digs (9) and attacks (12), along with 3 aces vs. S.F. State (10/25).

2001: Redshirted.

PLACER HS '01: Named All-Sierra Foothill League as a junior and senior... Voted as team MVP both years... Led team to first playoff apperance in 11 years... Named to the All-Journal team by the Auburn Journal... Also completed in long jump for track & field team... Placed 2nd at SFL meet with 14-foot, 10.5-inch effort... Played club ball for Foothill VBC.

PERSONAL: Born May 8, 1983 in Walnut Creek, Calif.... Daughter of Gary and Emily Gaber... International relations major... Nicknamed "Gabe"... Listens to Neil Young and Bob Dylan... Thinks Katie Holmes should play her in a movie... Non-sports hero is her grandmother.