24 - Kate Gillespie
Kate Gillespie
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: Georgetown Visitation
Position: G

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AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-2013:

  • Saw action in 14 games and made a pair of starts
  • Averaged 3.8 minutes, 0.5 points per game
  • Also posted two assists and two rebounds
  • Started in first collegiate game against Yale and played in a season-high 13 minutes
  • Scored first collegiate points in start versus Boston College (11/13) and finished with two points
  • Tallied two points and a pair of rebounds against Brown
  • Also scored two points in Patriot League semifinal game versus Colgate
  • Went one-of-two from the free throw line
  • Finished season three-of-11 from the field (.273)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll


  • Played guard for head coach Mike McCarthy at Georgetown Visitation
  • Team captain for junior and senior years
  • ISL (Independent School League) Champions, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012
  • Member of All-ISL Team in 2010, 2011 and 2012
  • Named to Washington Post All-Met First Team as a senior, Second Team as a junior
  • Voted DC Gatorade Player of the Year in 2012
  • League Record of 66-4 and overall record of 103-19 on high school team
  • Team voted into Washington Post Top 20 all four years
  • Georgetown Visitation’s all-time leading scorer with 1,887 points
  • Averaged 21 points, nine rebounds and five assists during senior campaign
  • Also played lacrosse and cross country
  • Played AAU basketball for Maryland Flames with three top-five finishes at national championship
  • Student Government Association Vice-President as a senior
  • Cum Laude Society, Cloviere Scholar, and Spanish National Honor Society member from 2010-2012


  • Daughter of Jim and Kathy Gillespie
  • Has two brothers (George and Tommy)
  • Father, Jim, played football at Grinnell College
  • Mother, Kathy, was Academic All-American while playing basketball at George Washington University
  • Has not yet declared a major