Two-time ACC Academic Honor Roll member … infielder who had significant plate appearances as a freshman in 2020 and saw limited action in 2021 … a career .160 hitter with a .276 on-base percentage in 13 games (eight starts) over two seasons … had an RBI, five runs, four walks and a steal.
2021: ACC Academic Honor Roll member … hit .250 with two runs, an RBI, a .357 on-base percentage and two walks in six games (four starts at second base) … did not commit an error in eight chances … was 3-for-7 (.429) with runners on base.
2020: Received a redshirt from the NCAA with the season’s suspension on March 12 and cancellation due to a coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic … ACC Academic Honor Roll member … hit .077 with three runs, an .077 slugging percentage, a .200 on-base percentage, two walks and a steal in seven games (four starts at shortstop) … No. 270 freshman in the nation in the preseason by Perfect Game … No. 52 freshman in the ACC in the preseason by Perfect Game … No. 36 ACC prospect for the 2022 draft in the preseason by D1Baseball.
Before Clemson: Two-time all-state selection … Cobb County Player-of-the-Year … lettered four times in baseball at Walton High School, where he was coached by Shane Amos.
Personal: His father, Scott, played baseball at Rowan … his grandfather, Howard Johnson, played football at Stanford … majoring in financial management … born William Pierce Gallo on Nov. 2, 1999 in Denver, Colo.
• Interesting facts about family/parents – His family has lived all over the world• One fact that most people don’t know – Almost got trampled by a herd of elephants in Kenya• Favorite food or candy – Spaghetti and meatballs• Ideal vacation spot – Long Beach Island, N.J.• Childhood hero – His father• One person, living or dead, to eat dinner with – Warren Buffett