A scrappy defender who brings a high level of intensity to the court ... Great speed to compliment defensive-minded play.
As a freshman: Played in 155 games as a freshman, recording 271 digs and 33 assists.
Before Bryant: A 2007 graduate of Lake Brantley High School, Gardner was a four-year letterwinner in volleyball ... Three-year starting libero for coach Carlos Pizarro ... Team went 22-3 in 2006, winning the District Championship and reaching the second round of regionals ... Named Orlando Sentinel Player of Week ... First Team All-Seminole Conference selection ... Team Defensive MVP ... AP Scholar with honors ... National Honor Society ... Beta and French Honorary Club.
Personal: Daughter of Russell and Sally Gardner, Robyn Alexandra Gardner was born March 30, 1989 ... Has two brothers, Dhugal and Evan ... Majors in international business.