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No. 19 Irish Race To Runner-Up Finish At ACC Championship

Notre Dame's second place finish bolsters its NCAA Championship resume


#RV Irish Finish Third At Dale England Cup

Notre Dame won four events during the two-day regatta in Bloomington


#RV Irish Win Four Races On First Day Of The Dale England Cup

Notre Dame won four of six races to tie Indiana for second place


#14 Irish Win Six Races During Big Ten/ACC Double Dual Regatta

Notre Dame rows strongly against No. 1 Ohio State, No. RV Michigan State


#12 Irish Cap Productive Opening Weekend At Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational

Notre Dame nearly improves times in all boats on second day of spring racing

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AS A JUNIOR (2016-17):

Head of the Charles
Club Four (3rd of 59, 19:29.856)

Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational
Varsity Four (2nd of 4, 7:34.304) - vs. Michigan, Tennessee, Kansas
Varsity Four (2nd of 4, 7:14.384) - vs. Louisville, Tulsa, West Virginia

Longhorn Invitational
Varsity Four (3rd of 4, 7:28.543) - vs. Oklahoma, Oregon State, San Diego

Lake Natoma Invitational
Second Varsity Eight (2nd of 3, 6:32.63) - vs. California, Boston University
Second Varsity Eight (2nd of 3, 6:28.70) - vs. Stanford, Sacramento State
Second Varsity Eight (1st of 3, 6:39.32) - vs. Gonzaga, UCF

ACC/Big Ten Duel
Second Varsity Eight (3rd of 4, 6:43.6) - vs. Ohio State, Michigan, Duke

Dale England Cup
Second Varsity Eight (3rd of 4, 6:52.50) - vs. Duke, Indiana, San Diego

ACC Championship
Second Varsity Eight (2nd of 2, 6:43.259) - vs. Duke (Preliminaries)
Second Varsity Eight (3rd of 7, 6:31.967) - vs. Syracuse, Virginia, Duke, Clemson, Louisville, Boston College (Grand Final)

NCAA Championship
Second Varsity Eight (4th of 6, 6:38.960) - vs. Brown, Virginia, Princeton, Navy, Jacksonville (Heat 1)
Second Varsity Eight (4th of 7, 6:38.339) - vs. Stanford, Syracuse, Northeastern, Gonzaga, Navy, Massachusetts (Repechage 1)
Second Varsity Eight (3rd of 5, 6:46.922) - vs. Indiana, UCF, Navy, Jacksonville (C/D Semifinal 1)
Second Varsity Eight (5th of 6, 6:55.689) - vs. Indiana, Washington State, Iowa, Northeastern, UCF (C Final)

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015-16):

Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational
Third Varsity Eight (2nd, 6:51.83) - vs. Louisville, Minnesota and West Virginia
Varsity Four (2nd, 7:08.90) - vs. Virginia, Kansas and Michigan State
Varsity Four (2nd, 7:39.62) - vs. Michigan and Kansas

Lake Natoma Invitational
Second Varsity Four (2nd, 7:28.80) - vs. Brown and Gonzaga
Varsity Four (3rd, 7:47.01) - vs. Stanford and Wisconsin
Varsity Four (4th, 7:31.25) - vs. Wisconsin, Gonzaga and Iowa

Dale England Cup
Varsity Four (3rd, 7:54.4) - vs. Indiana, Duke and Navy
Second Varsity Four (7:41.5) - vs. Indiana, Duke and Navy

ACC Championship
Second Varsity Four (3rd of 8, 7:45.033) - Prelminaries
Second Varsity Four (5th of 8, 7:28.048) - Grand Final

AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15):

Oak Ridge Invitational

Third Varsity Eight (2nd, 6:27.274) - vs. Virginia, Kansas and Alabama
Third Varsity Eight (3rd, 6:29.808) - vs. Louisville, Central Florida and Kansas
Third Varsity Eight (3rd, 6:26.060) - vs. Yale, Minnesota and Central Florida

ACC/Big Ten Dual
First Novice Eight (2nd, 7:05.69) - vs. Ohio State
First Novice Eight (2nd, 7:04.51) - vs. Michigan State

Dale England Cup
Third Varsity Eight (2nd, 7:08.80) - vs. Texas, Indiana and Columbia
Open Eight (2nd, 7:53.50) - vs. Texas, Indiana and Columbia

ACC Championship
Third Varsity Eight (2nd, 6:42.70) - Prelminaries, Heat One - vs. Virginia and Clemson
Third Varsity Eight (4th, 6:51.90) - Grand Final - vs. Virginia, Louisville, Syracuse, Clemson and Boston College


  • Letterwinner in softball (4), basketball (4) and soccer (3) at Singapore American School.
  • All-tournament team award as a shortstop in slow-pitch softball during senior season, clocking six home runs.
  • All-tournament team recipient in basketball as a senior small forward.
  • Goalkeeper for gold medal winning soccer team that did not concede a goal during tournament for the first time in program history.
  • Earned additional gold medal performances in basketball (freshman and junior seasons) and softball (sophomore season).
  • Received the Burdell-Wood Scholar-Athlete Award, given to the graduating student with the most exemplary academic and athletic career.
  • Vice president of the Japanese National Honor Society, and was also a member of the Science National Honor Society. 
  • Has volunteered with the Growing A Future Organization (GAFO), receiving the GAFO Distinguished Service Award.


  • Daughter of Henry Schindele and Miwako Murayama.
  • Has one brother, Alex, who plays men's volleyball at Princeton University.
  • Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business.

Christine Schindele-Murayama
Christine  Schindele-Murayama


Singapore, Singapore

High School:
Singapore American School


Mendoza College of Business

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