A native of Germany, Gulich bided time behind Ruth “The Canadian Hammer” Hamblin (Dallas Wings) at Oregon State and become star in own right as two-time All-Pac 12. Ranks 3rd in OSU history for blocks; 4th in FG%, 5th in total rebs. According to OSU coach Scott Rueck, Gulich followed the examples of the work ethic displayed by former teammates/WNBA draft picks Hamblin, J. Weisner (2016 draft), S. Wiese (2017), all of whom guided Beavers to 2016 Final Four … 2017-18: In breakout season was All-America (Third Team – espnW; Hon. Mention – AP; WBCA); All-Pac 12. Also voted by conf’s media panel as Pac 12 Co-Defensive POY, All-Defensive. Semifinalist for Leslie Award as nation’s top center. No. 3 in D-I FG%, 11th in tot. blocks. No. 3 in Pac 12 in rebs; 5th in scoring … 2016-17: As a junior, Took over starting center role; helped OSU to NCAA Sweet 16 before spending summer with the German nat’l. team … 2015-16: Key reserve on OSU Final Four team featuring future WNBA draft picks Hamblin, J. Weisner, S. Wiese … PERS/MISC: Favorite athlete growing up was NBA’s Dirk Nowitzki. Teased about her height as a youth, took up hoops and, during a travel team’s visit to U.S., decided she needed to eventually play in America to better her game. Shoots right-handed; writes left-handed.