Ryan Gehring
Ryan Gehring


Burlington, Wis.

High School:
Burlington Catholic Central

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 190



2004 Highlights: Is second in school history with 24 career victories,...was tied for second in the Horizon League with seven wins,...scattered six hits and struck out five batters in seven innings to earn the 13-1 victory over Michigan on February 29th,...named Horizon League Pitcher of the Week after holding 2004 World Series participant, Arkansas to just one hit in a 9-1 win over the Razorbacks,...allowed three hits in six innings to pick up the 18-0 win over Chicago State on March 27th,...struck out a season-high seven batters in a 8-6 win over Western Illinois on April 3rd,...picked up the 9-7 win over Wright State on April 9th, despite giving up a career-high 13 hits,...fanned four batters in two innings to garner the 2-1 win in relief against IPFW on April 13th,...earned the 8-1, complete-game, five-hit victory over Cleveland State on May 2nd,...tossed a complete-game, five-hitter against Youngstown State on May 15th.

2003 Highlights: UIC,'s staff ace has made 16 appearances this season, starting on 14 occasions...earned All-Horizon League First Team recognition...named to the ABCA All-Mideast Region Second Team...owns an 8-5 record with a 2.73 ERA...leads the team in win (8), innings pitched (99) and strikeouts (64)...has walked just 16 batters this season...averages over six innings pitched per start...tossed a one-hit, shutout versus Viterbo on March 22nd...fanned a season-high 10 batters in six innings of work en route to the win against Chicago State on March 27th...earned the complete-game win in UIC,'s 8-4 victory over UW-Milwaukee in the second round of the Horizon League third in UIC history with a career ERA of tied for fourth in UIC history with 17 career victories...holds the school record for winning percentage at .739 (17-6) tied for 10th in school history with 135 career sixth in school history with 12 complete games.

2002 Highlights: Named the Horizon League Newcomer of the Year,...selected to the All-Horizon League Second Team,...named a Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper,...set a Les Miller Field record as he fanned 15 Viterbo batters in a 8-0 victory on March 30th,...finished the season with a team-best nine wins and 71 strikeouts,...his nine wins tied him for the third most in UIC history, while his 71 ,`K,'s were good for seventh in a single season,...pitched five complete games during the season,...tossed a complete-game shutout victory over Cleveland State on May 4th,...picked up his first collegiate save as he allowed one run in two innings of work in a 3-2 victory over #23 Ohio State on March 24th,...earned first collegiate win as he went the distance while allowing two hits and one run in a 9-3 victory over Tennessee-Martin on March 9th,...earned the complete-game 3-1 victory over Detroit in the Horizon League Tournament as he allowed on unearned run and five hits while striking out four batters.

Prep/Personal: Was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 33rd round (977th overall) of the 2001 Major League Baseball Draft,...enjoyed a tremendous career as a two-sport athlete at Burlington Catholic Central High School in Burlington, Wis, a senior, he made 12 appearances on the mound and compiled an 8-1 record with a stingy 0.51 ERA while opponents batted just .142 against him, 68 innings pitched, he struck out 135 batters and issued just 11 walks while surrendering 33 hits and eight runs, the plate he batted .317 with 20 hits, 11 runs scored and 15 RBI,...struck out a career-high 24 batters in 10 innings pitched in the Hilltoppers,' 2-1 loss to Johnson City in the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Division-3 regional final,...also tossed a pair of no-hitters during the campaign as he fanned 19 of 23 batters faced in Burlington Central,'s 16-0 win over Brookfield Academy and struck out 10 in five innings of work against Beaver Dam Wayland,...following the season, he was named the Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association Player of the Year and also earned a spot on the All-State First Team,...also collected Midwest Classic Conference Player of the Year accolades as well as all-county, all-district and all-area first team honors, a junior, he tallied a 1.55 ERA with a 6-1 record, 40.2 innings of work, he struck out 73 batters while allowing 21 walks and 12 runs, honors included all-county, all-area and all-conference recognition,...was a member of BCC,'s state championship squad as a sophomore,...earned all-county and all-conference honors as a freshman and sophomore,...was also a standout athlete on the basketball court as he broke the school record for scoring while helping the Hilltoppers to the state title as a senior,...born May 17, 1982,...son of David and Susan Gehring,...undecided on a major.

Career Stats


Career Highs

IP:9.0 on five occasions
H:13 vs. Wright State (4/9/04)
R:9 vs. Valparaiso (4/25/02)
ER:9 vs. Valparaiso (4/25/02)
BB:3 on two occasions
K:15 vs. Viterbo (3/30/02)