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Jeff Gross
Jeff Gross

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ann Arbor, Mich.

High School:
Pioneer

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 166

Position:
Midfielder

Birthdate:
09/05/1986


SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll, 2004-05
McKissick Scholar
SEC Academic Honor Roll, 2005-06, 2006-07
Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll, 2005-06, 2006-07

2006 >>> Played in the Gamecocks' 1-1 tie against No. 1 SMU on the road ... Made the Conference USA Honor Roll and the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.

2005 >>> Saw action in two matches, against Loyola-Chicago (Sept. 18) in the adidas Gamecock Classic and against Kentucky (Nov. 9) in the Conference USA Tournament ... Attempted one shot ... A member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll and the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2004 >>> Redshirted at South Carolina.

PRE-COLLEGE >>> Lettered for three years at Pioneer High School for coach Chris Morgan ... Helped lead the Pioneers to 55 victories in three seasons ... Named team MVP in 2003 ... Led team in scoring in both 2002 and 2003 ... Earned Div. I all-state, all-conference and all-district honors as a senior ... Finished high school career with 52 goals and 57 assists ... Tallied 75 points as a senior with 26 goals and 23 assists ... Had 61 points as a junior and 21 points as a sophomore ... Earned Pioneer High School's Scholar-Athlete Award ... Played club soccer with the Michigan Wolves ... As team captain (2002-current), he led the Wolves to back-to-back state titles for 2003 and 2004 and a No. 4 ranking in the nation by nationalsoccerranking.com ... In 2003 was named to the Super Y League Regional Pool Team.

PERSONAL >>> Full name is Jeffrey Dale Gross ... Parents are Richard and Linda Gross ... Born Sept. 5, 1986 ... A McKissick Scholar at USC ... Majoring in business administration.