T.J. Gerking is from Danville, IN and a graduate of Danville Community High School.His parents are Timothy and Terry Gerking.
The junior linebacker is a Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology major at Hanover.
Who is your role model: My father Tim, and my trainers Dustin and Adrian.
Favorite part of Hanover outside of class: I love the scenery. Beautiful campus, especially being right on the Ohio River.
Favorite class and why: Anything exercise related, physical or otherwise. I'm passionate about the human body and making it stronger.
Person who pushes you or makes you better: I think at that end of the day, motivation is personal. Only I can give myself that push to the top.
Who would you most like to meet: I never got to meet my great-grandfather on my father's side as he died when my mother was pregnant with me, and I always wish I had.
TACKLES G UA A Total TFL-Yds PD FF FR Blkd 2012................ 4 4 3 7 0.0-0 0 0 0 0 TOTAL............... 4 4 3 7 0.0-0 0 0 0 0