Justin Gordey

RS Senior

Bossier City, La.

High School:
Airline HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200




Justin Gordey


Eleven Student Athletes Earn Degrees

Tech continues to rank among best in state in student athlete graduation rate


57 Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-WAC Honors

University's student-athletes continue to shine in the classroom



Bulldogs Fall 6-4 in WAC Tournament

Late Rally ends LA Tech's best showing at the WAC Tournament in school history


33 Louisiana Tech Student-Athletes Earn Degrees

University's student-athletes continue to shine in the classroom


#3 Louisiana Tech vs. #6 New Mexico State

#3 Louisiana Tech vs. #6 New Mexico State in the 2011 WAC Tournament in Mesa, Ariz.


Bulldog Baseball vs Alcorn

Bulldog Baseball vs Alcorn

2011: Played in 48 games, starting 36 as the designated hitter/outfielder... Ended the season with a .301 batting average, 16 RBIs, 18 walks and four stolen bases... Had two hits and a career-high three RBI at McNeese State (2/27)... Tied his career-high with three hits at No. 17 Baylor (3/11)... Went 2-for-4 at the plate against No. 25 Rice (3/18)... Had the game-tying RBI double at No. 25 Rice (3/19)... Went 2-for-3 with two walks and two RBI against UTPA (3/25)... Was 2-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored in Tech's win at Northwestern State (4/27)... Was 3-for-6 with two runs scored in Tech's sweep of a doubleheader against Nevada (4/30)... Had a base hit, RBI and a run scored in the series finales with Nevada (5/1)... Had five hits and scored five runs in Tech's series split with No. 19 Fresno State... Tied a career-high with three hits against Mississippi Valley State (5/11)... Went 3-for-8 with one double at Sacramento St. (5/20-5/22)... Career-high eight game hit streak that saw him hit .524, raising his batting average from .257 to .302 (5/7-5/26)... Singled twice vs. Hawaii in the WAC tournament (5/28)... 12 multi-hit games on the season.

2010: Shared center field duties as he played in 38 games while starting 19 in the outfield... Launched his first career homerun, a solo shot, at UTPA (3/7)... Hit an incredible .486 in WAC play in 16 games played... Nine of 16 RBI came against conference opponents.

2009: Played in 20 games while starting nine... Reached base in his first seven games of the season... Totaled his first collegiate hit, a single, in game one of Tech's doubleheader at McNeese State (2/28)... Went on to total a five-game hitting streak during the stretch, his longest of his career (2/28-3/10)... Beat out a run-scoring infield single in the series finale at Hawai'i to give his team a one-run lead in the ninth inning... Tech went on to win by one, 8-7 (5/3)... Played summer league ball for the Liberal Bee Jays... Earned first team all-Jayhawk League and National Baseball Congress World Series all-American honors.

2008: Redshirt season.

High School: Lettered three seasons for Airline High School under coach Toby Todd... Named honorable mention all-district as a sophomore... Named first-team all-district as a junior and a senior... Earned all-city and all-state honors as a senior... Helped lead the Vikings to district championships in 2005, 2006 and 2007 and a berth in the state quarterfinals in 2007... Also played football for three years as a wide receiver... Member of National Honor Society... Played two years for the Gametime Academy Angels and one year for the Bossier City Cyclones in summer ball, winning a state title with the Cyclones in 2007.

Personal: Son of Jim and Connie Gordey... Has one sister, Kristen... Majoring in kinesiology... Born July 30, 1988, in Bossier City, La.