Gehring enters her first season with the Cavaliers after an accomplished four-year playing career at Malone. She played in 466 sets across 128 matches in her career with the Pioneers. She earned G-MAC Player of the Week honors in her junior season in 2017. She surpassed 1,000 career kills in a win over Ohio Valley in October 2018. She finished her career with 1,097 career kills. Gehring had a career-high 17 kills on five different occasions, including twice against Lake Erie in her last two seasons.
She graduated from Malone University with a bachelor's degree in psychology. Gehring was named to the G-MAC All-Academic Team twice in her junior and senior season.