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.
What did you want to be growing up: I always wanted to do something with art, but have recently wanted to go into the field of exercise science.
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.
Favorite part of Hanover outside of class: I love the scenery. Beautiful campus, especially being right on the Ohio River.
Must-hear song before competing: Salt & Light by August Burns Red
What do you like to do outside of your sport: I play guitar, lift weights, paint, and longboard.
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