Gabby Hesse
Gabby Hesse
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
High School: Discovery Canyon Campus

AS A SOPHOMORE (2017-18)
HONORS: ITA All-Academic Team; SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll ... FALL 2017: Split a pair of matches at the Mercer Gridiron Classic ... lost her only doubles competition at Mercer (paired with Lola Asis) ... was 2-2 at the Florida Tech tourney and joined Selin Devrimci for a 2-1 doubles mark in the same event ... went 1-2 in doubles with Avery Hunter at the Florida Tech tourney ... SPRING 2018: posted a 2-1 singles record in limited action, recording a 1-0 mark at #5 and a 1-1 record at #6 ... was a perfect 5-0 at #3 doubles; 3-0 with Natalija Popovic and 2-0 with Lola Asis ... CAREER RECORD (thru 2018): 3-1 in singles and 7-0 in doubles over two seasons.

AS A FRESHMAN (2016-17)
HONORS: ITA Scholar-Athlete; D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award; SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll ... SPRING 2017: won one singles match at #6 ... teamed with Selin Devrimci for one doubles win at #2 ... won one doubles match at #3 with Gabby Hesse.

AT HIGH SCHOOL
2016 graduate of Discovery Canyon Campus High School in Colorado Springs, Col. ... played four years for Coach Brian Thirkell ... played at #3 singles as a freshman ... first girl from her school to qualify for State, advancing to the quarterfinals ... played at #2 singles as a sophomore ... played #1 singles as a junior ... first girl from her school to win regionals, again advancing to quarterfinals ... repeated at #1 singles as a senior ... advanced to quarterfinals ... captain of high school team ... named to President’s List (3.75 GPA) in each of her eight semesters.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Mark and Debbie Hesse ... has one sister, Hannah (age 15) ... mother swam for four years at Texas A&M and father swam for four years at Georgetown University ... played Junior Team Tennis from 2012-15 for Coach Mike Humphrey ... her cousin, Thomas Copland, is a freshman at FSC ... won Junior Team Tennis State Championship in 2015 ... lists the Denver Broncos as her favorite pro team ... political communication major ... member of FSC’s National Society of Leadership and Success Honors program ... runs the social media for Committee for a Stronger Lakeland ... would like to become a political speechwriter ... plays the trumpet ... 2018-19 team representative on the Florida Southern Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.