Wilmington, Del./ Padua Academy
At Delaware: First-year member of the squad as a freshman.
High School/Club: Competed in softball, basketball and field hockey at Padua Academy in Wilmington, Del. • was an All-Catholic selection all four years in softball • delected to the All-State team her senior year for softball.
Personal: Maria Anna Gallo • born March 7, 1991 • daughter of Anthony and Ellen Gallo • psychology and neuroscience major at Delaware • plans to become a psychologist • lists her father as her biggest influence • both parents graduated from Saint Joseph's University • is the middle child of five siblings • brother, Gerard, is a senior at Delaware • worked as a substitute teacher during the summer at an Educational Enrichment Center.