|High School:||Southside Christian|
Gordon returns to Covenant as a sophomore midfielder for the Scots. Prior to Covenant, he played for Southside Christian where he was named Team MVP in his senior season. He also played club soccer for the Carolina Elite Soccer Academy '92 Premier team. He helped this team win the Disney Showcase three years in a row, as well as be named the Region III Premier League Champions.
His parents are James and Mary Ann Carpenter. He has an older brother, Garrison. When he is not playing soccer, Gordon enjoys climbing, teaching the Bible, and watching or reading The Lord of the Rings. One of his favorite Bible passages is Isaiah 53:3-9.
Gordon is majoring in Biblical Studies and minoring in Youth Ministry. He would like to become a pastor.