|High School:||Winters Mill|
|Major:||English and Political Science|
2010-11: CAC Rookie of the Year ... became the first Seahawk to ever win the Rookie of the Year award since it was added prior to the 1997 season ... first team All-CAC (singles) ... also the first St. Mary’s player to ever garner first team singles honors... second team All-CAC (doubles) ... SMC Male Rookie of the Year ... ITA Scholar-Athlete ... CAC All-Academic Team ... two-time CAC Men's Player of the Week ... set a program record with 19 singles wins, finishing the season with a 19-2 record which included an undefeated 7-0 CAC mark ... the 19 singles victories were a conference best as well ... won 14 consecutive singles matches from March 14 to April 17 ... captured all but four singles matches in straight sets ... went 14-1 at No. 2 singles ... tied the doubles single-season record with a 12-9 mark, including a 9-3 record with Arvin Wong at No. 1 doubles.
Winters Mill HS: 2010 graduate ... played soccer for Tim Pennell and tennis for Matthew Miller ... graduated in top 5% ... straight A's and perfect attendance all four years ... member of National Honor and Tri-M National Music Honor Societies ... WTTR Athlete of the Week ... Carroll County Coach's Award recipient ... SOCCER: First team All-Carroll County and all-conference as a senior ... TENNIS: Two-time first team all-county and all-conference (2009 and 2010) ... 43-9 record in his last two years ... two-time state tournament qualifier ... 2010 county champion ... finished second in the region twice.
Personal: Andrew Dyer Gear ... plans to attend law school after graduation ... Dean's List both semesters with a 4.0 cumulative GPA ... born January 29, 1992 in Westminster, Md. ... son of Spencer and Suzanne Gear ... his father played men's field hockey and ran cross country in South Africa ... has an older brother named Matthew.