#1 Gabby Fornia


Class Senior
Hometown Mt. Laurel, N.J.
High School Lenape
Major Mathematics • Medicine, Health, & Society

• Two-time AAC All-Academic (2019, 2020)
• 2020 SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2019 AAC First Team
• 2017-18 SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll
• BIG EAST Freshman of the Week (Feb. 20, 2018)

As a Junior (2020) – Game-by-Game Statistics
• AAC All-Academic
• SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Started all nine games
• Led team and finished second in the conference with 17 assists
• Second on the team with 29 points
• Also finished with 12 goals and seven ground balls
• Season-high four goals and seven points in win at Wagner (Feb. 9)
• Two goals, three assists and season-high three ground balls in win over Lehigh (Feb. 22)
• Season canceled after nine games due to coronavirus outbreak

As a Sophomore (2019) – Game-by-Game Statistics
• Started all 16 games for the Commodores
• Led the Commodores in assists with 36 and points with 51, setting career highs in both
• Also tallied 15 goals
• Consistently among the nations best in assists as she finished the regular season 18th in the country in total assists and 12th in assists per game
• Set a career-high six assists in the victory over Winthrop
• Was one of two AAC players to post multiple four-plus assists in the 2019 season

As a Freshman (2018)
• Played in all 17 of Vanderbilt’s games as a freshman attacker, making 10 starts
• Posted 32 points on 15 goals and 17 assists, finishing the season second on the team in assists, fourth in points and tied for fifth on the team in goals
• Named BIG EAST Freshman of the Week for Week 2 after posting four points in a 22-12 win at Fresno State on February 19

The Fornia File
• Four-year starter for Jill McCarthy at Lenape High School
• Won a state championship in 2014 and won the SJ Championship in 2015
• Two-time All-American, three-time SJ Attacker of the Year, three-time All-New Jersey first team, three-time All-SJ first team and four-time all-conference first team
• Gabrielle Fornia
• Daughter to Denise Farlekas and Gary Fornia
• Has an older sister, Isabella