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Senior Standout: GFCC's Gabe Gaudreau

He's a 6'2" senior who rocks number 52 on the court, but those numbers don't even begin to describe Gabe Gaudreau from Great Falls Central Catholic.

"He's just a respectful, super kid. That's just a credit to his parents and his family," Gabe's head coach Mark Meyer says.

Gabe's work ethic, values and character were built by his family, where he's the third oldest of six children. His younger brothers include 10 year old Patrick and Noah, who's a Freshman on the team.

"It's awesome. There's always people around, it's always loud, which isn't always awesome. But it's great just to be apart of a big family. They bring things you can't find anywhere else," Gabe says.

And like any siblings, they've had their share of fights.

"We still do sometimes but not very much anymore. Now we just rough up our younger brother Patrick now," Noah Gaudreau remarks.

One important aspect of his life is his faith, which played a big part into why he chose to attend Great Falls Central Catholic.

"It really was important to me that this is a faith based school. You don't find that anywhere else in town," Gabe says.

Gabe is a leader who's actions speak louder than his words. He's an example that his teammates admire, and imitate.

"At the end of every practice he'd come up to all the coaches, shake their hands and say, 'thanks Coach, see you tomorrow.' He's done that the four years he's been here . No one had ever done that before. And now at the end of practice, I'll get 3 or 4 guys coming up and doing the same thing," Meyer says.

Gabe's goal is to play at the collegiate level. But right now, The Mustangs need Gabe's leadership as they continue to work towards an appearance at the state tournament.

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