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Gordie Gillespie Profile

  • 1,816-922 (.663) record over 57 seasons of college baseball
  • 2,325-1140 (.671) career coaching record across four sports
  • Collegiate Baseball’s Coach of the Century
  • Four NAIA World Series championships
  • 16 NAIA World Series appearances
  • Only man in Illinois High Scool Association history to be enshrined in the baseball, basketball, and footbal Halls of Fame
  • Has been inducted into 16 Halls of Fame including the College Baseball Hall of Fame in 2009.
  • Coached 58 future professional baseball players
  • Coached HS football at Joliet Catholic for 27 years (222-54)
  • Named Head Coach of the Chicago Tribune’s All-time Illinois High School football team
  • Coached five state championship football teams at Joliet Catholic