Source: Grosse Pointe News Online

Gibson earns accolade

by the Grosse Pointe News

July 04, 2013

Michigan State University’s Cam Gibson was named to the All-Freshman team.

Gibson checked in at 15th in the Big Ten with a .325 average, the best mark among all-conference freshmen.

He ranked second among freshmen in runs scored (34), hits (53), slugging (.393), on-base (.387) and steals (12).

Gibson, a Grosse Pointe South graduate, hit exclusively in the lead-off spot and started 40 games this season, 20 in left field.

He was third on the team in batting, second in runs scored and second in steals.

Gibson hit .306 (26-for-85) in 20 Big Ten games.

He scored 13 runs and drove in 10, while stealing six bases in seven attempts.

Gibson had 33 putouts and only two errors.