11  Kirk Gibson
Kirk Gibson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Allen, Texas

High School:
Allen

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 155

Position:
MF

Birthdate:
11/16/1983

2004 ... named second-team All-MAC and Academic All-MAC ... one of three Herd players to start all 20 matches ... scored four goals and added team-best four assists for 12 points ... 12 points were second-most on squad behind only Karim Boukhemis ... scored game-winning goal on penalty kick in match's final minute in 3-2 win over Wright State ... also scored goals in UCF, Northern Illinois and Western Michigan (regular season) contests ... assisted on Boukhemis' game-winning goal vs. Buffalo.

2003 ... played in all 18 matches while starting 17 ... second on team with four goals ... team leader with three assists and was second with 11 points ... notched goal and assist in 9-0 win over Alderson-Broaddus ... assisted on game-winning goal in 1-0 win over Bowling Green ... recorded goals in losses to Birmingham Southern and Western Michigan.

2002 ... played in 15 matches and started nine as freshman ... tallied two goals and two assists ... scored goal in win over Northern Illinois ... posted only goal in loss to Virginia Tech ... recorded assists against Kentucky and Akron ... took 20 shots during season.

Prior to Marshall ... scored 16 goals and added 11 assists as senior at Allen High School ... named All-District his senior season ... named team Most Valuable Player ... scored six goals and 16 assists as junior and was named to All-District team ... recorded three goals and three assists and won team Blue Collar Award as sophomore .. three-year soccer letterwinner.

Personal ... born Nov. 16, 1983, in Lafayette, La. ... parents are Charlie and Karen Gibson ... has two brothers, Chris and Jay ... majoring in business.