Multiple Teams · Garrett VanGilder – April’s Flint Metro League & Kiwanis Athlete of the Month


Garrett VanGilder was chosen by the Athletic Director’s of the Flint Metro League as the Male Athlete of the Month (April).

Garrett maintains a 4.0 gpa (4.036 weighted by AP classes) while playing four varsity sports this year – tennis, football, wrestling and baseball.

 

TENNIS
Garrett has been member of the varsity tennis team for four years.
Accomplishments include:

FRESHMAN YEAR
Varsity Letter
2015 Tennis Spirit Award,
2015-2016 Tennis First Team All-League 4 Doubles,
Flint Metro League All Conference Award First Team 2015 – 2016 Tennis,

SOPHOMORE YEAR
Varsity Letter
2016 Tennis Most Improved Player,
2016 Tennis Mental Toughness,
2016 Tennis Scholar Athlete,
2016-2017 Tennis First Team All-League 2 Doubles,
1st place 2016 MHSAA Regional

JUNIOR YEAR
Varsity Letter
2017 TeamWork Award Tennis,
2017 Tennis Scholar Athlete,
2017- 2018 Tennis First Team All-League 2 Doubles,
1st place 2017 MHSAA Regional
Flint Metro League All Conference Award First Team 2017-2018 Tennis

SENIOR YEAR
Varsity Letter
Captain Senior year, Scholar Athlete, 2nd Team All-Conference, Captains Award, Leadership Award
highlight – helped get the team to school 107 win streak.

FOOTBALL
Garrett has been member of the varsity football team for two years … dual sport with tennis; joined because the team needed a kicker!
Accomplishments include:
JUNIOR
Varsity Letter
2017 Scholar Athlete Football

SENIOR
Varsity Letter, Scholar Athlete, Special teams player of the year

BASEBALL
FRESHMAN YEAR
Varsity Letter

SOPHOMORE YEAR
Varsity Letter,
Honorable mention FML

JUNIOR YEAR
Varsity Letter
Honorable Mention All-League Award Baseball 2017-2018
Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association Academic All-District, All-Region, All-State
2018 Baseball Sportsmanship Award
2018 Scholar Athlete Award
highlight – Junior year against Owosso we were down 0-4 late in the game, I came up to bat with bases loaded and hit a game tying grand slam homerun which led to a victory.

SENIOR YEAR
The season is still underway!
WRESTLING
Garrett was a member of the varsity wrestling team his senior year. Thus, making him a 4 sport athlete

SENIOR
Scholar Athlete 2019 wrestling
Varsity letter in wrestling

Congratulations Garrett!