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03/05/2017

Irish Unblemished at Happiest Place on Earth

Notre Dame caps undefeated weekend with two Sunday wins at ESPN Wide World of Sports

03/04/2017

Irish Sweep Saturday at Disney

Notre Dame downs Purdue 6-1 before rallying for a 5-3 win in eight innings over FIU

02/24/2017

Irish Use Explosive Sixth To Stop #11/12 Georgia, 10-7

Notre Dame upsets Bulldogs again in Cathedral City

02/11/2017

Irish W's, Times Two, Saturday At LBSU Kickoff

Notre Dame defeats South Dakota 2-1 before completing Saturday sweep with 5-2 win over SDSU

02/10/2017

Irish Walk-Off, Fall In Extras On Eventful Day One

Notre Dame downs Weber State 2-1 before dropping 4-3 result to host Long Beach State

04/24/2016

ND vs. UNC, 4/24/16 (Andy Mead)

Notre Dame and North Carolina faced off in an ACC doubleheader at UNC's Anderson Stadium (all photos by Andy Mead)

02/28/2016

ND vs. PSU, 2/28/16 (Jason Roberts)

All photos by Jason Roberts

02/26/2016

ND vs. ECU/UCF at the Citrus Classic, 2/26/16

Photos by Jason Roberts

HONORS AND AWARDS:
2016 NFCA Mid-Atlantic All-Region Third Team
2015 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll

AS A SOPHOMORE (2016):

•    NFCA Mid-Atlantic all-region third team selection.
•    Named the ACC Player of the Week on April 18.
•    Appeared in 51 games (46 starts) during the season.
•    Posted a .360 batting average, seven doubles, four triples, 24 RBI, a .413 on base percentage and a .480 slugging percentage to go along with 34 runs scored.
•    Triples total was the second-most in the ACC.
•    Finished 5-for-6 in stolen base attempts.
•    Led all Notre Dame hitters with a .404 average (19-for-47) with runners in scoring position.
•    Enjoyed breakout offensive game by reaching base in all four plate appearances, going 2-for-2 with two runs scored in a run-rule win against Utah Valley (Feb. 19).
•    2-for-3 with a double, a career-high three RBI and a run scored against Cal Poly (Feb. 20).
•    Rocked two hits, including a double, scored twice in an upset win over No. 8 UCLA (Feb. 20).
•    Finished 2-for-3 with two RBI and one run against Penn State (Feb. 28).
•    Scored four runs in three appearances during a Notre Dame sweep at the Florida Gulf Coast/Four Points by Sheraton Spring Break Classic (March 5-6).
•    Logged two hits, including a triple, and scored two runs in game one of a doubleheader sweep at FIU (March 9).
•    Tied a career-high with three RBI in an ACC game one win at Virginia (March 12).
•    Scored two runs the following day against the Cavaliers (March 13) to help complete the series sweep.
•    Went 2-for-3 with a stolen base and two runs scored against Eastern Michigan (March 22).
•    Connected on two hits, including a double, and scored one run at Syracuse (March 25).
•    2-for-3, including a triple, career-high three RBI and the game-winning hit in the bottom of the seventh inning against No. 9 Florida State (April 3).
•    Went a perfect 3-for-3 including two doubles and one triple, an RBI and two runs scored in game two of an ACC series at Virginia Tech (April 16).
•    Finished the series 6-for-9 (.666 avg.) with three RBI and three runs scored at Virginia Tech (April 16-17) to claim ACC Player of the Week accolades.
•    Scored a run in eight straight games from North Carolina (April 24) until game two against NC State (May 7).
•    Two RBI and a run scored in a nonconference run-rule win over DePaul (April 27).
•    Closed weekend with two RBI and a pair of runs scored in a series win against NC State (May 7-8).
•    Wrapped two base hits in an ACC Championship semifinal win against Louisville (May 13).
•    Drove in a run with an RBI single in the ACC Championship game against No. 6 Florida State (May 14).

AS A FRESHMAN (2015):
•    ACC Academic Honor Roll.
•    Batted .167 with three RBI and one run scored in seven games (one start) during rookie campaign.
•    Missed sizeable portions of the season due to injury.
•    Hit by a pitch during first career plate appearance as a pinch hitter at North Carolina Central (March 11).
•    Connected on a sacrifice fly to drive in first career run during a rout of No. 9 Florida State (March 15).
•    Crushed a pinch-hit, two-run single into center field during a home opening victory over Cleveland State (March 18).
•    Earned first career start in an ACC series opener against Georgia Tech (March 21), and scored first career run against the Yellow Jackets.

PREP AND PERSONAL:
•    Four-year letterwinner at Council Rock North High School.
•    Batted over .500 as a designated player during senior campaign.
•    Named to the SOL National Conference all-league first team as a junior in 2013 after batting .385 with 18 RBI and 26 runs scored.
•    SOL National Conference all-league honorable mention selection as a sophomore in 2012.
•    Competed with the Jersey Intensity 18U Premier team on the travel level and was coached by Kevin O'Donnell, the father of former Irish standout pitcher Brittany O'Donnell.
•    Missed final club season due to injury.
•    Previously saw action on the club circuit with Newtown Rock Softball (12U, 2009), Philadelphia Spirit 14 U Black (14U, 2010) and Liberty (16U, 2011).
•    Member of the National Honor Society.
•    Participated in Adaptive Aquatics, a non-profit organization that helps mentally disabled individuals learn to swim.
•    Daughter of Bill Bigler and Macy Young.
•    Has two brothers, JT and Dylan.
•    Has two sisters, Madison and Olivia.
•    Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business with a major in finance, minoring in art history.


Bigler's Career Statistics

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Bailey Bigler
Bailey  Bigler

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Newtown, Pa.

High School:
Council Rock North

Height:
5-6

Position:
Outfield

B/T:
L/L

Event Calendar

Delta

March 22
W, 11-3 (5)
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
RECAP

ACC Network Extra
ACC Network Extra
March 24
W, 6-1
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
RECAP

ACC Network Extra
ACC Network Extra
March 24
W, 9-1 (5)
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
RECAP

ACC Network Extra
March 25
W, 9-4
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)
RECAP

ACC Network Extra
ACC Network Extra
March 29
5:00 PM
Eastern Michigan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
ACC Network Extra
April 1
12:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Ulmer Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 2
2:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Ulmer Stadium)

ESPNU
April 3
7:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Ulmer Stadium)

ESPNU
April 5
5:00 PM
Fort Wayne
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 7
6:00 PM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 8
3:00 PM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 9
12:00 PM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 11
5:30 PM
Detroit Mercy
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 12
6:00 PM
IUPUI
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 14
4:00 PM
NC State
Raleigh, N.C. (Dail Stadium)
April 14
6:00 PM
NC State
Raleigh, N.C. (Dail Stadium)
April 15
1:00 PM
NC State
Raleigh, N.C. (Dail Stadium)
April 19
6:00 PM
Western Michigan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 22
1:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 22
3:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 23
12:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 25
5:00 PM
Northwestern
Evanston, Ill. (Drysdale Field)
April 29
1:00 PM
Arkansas
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 29
3:00 PM
Arkansas
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
April 30
12:00 PM
Arkansas
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
May 3
6:00 PM
Butler
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
May 5
6:00 PM
Boston College
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
May 6
3:00 PM
Boston College
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
May 7
12:00 PM
Boston College
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
May 11
TBA
ACC Championship
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Anderson Stadium)
May 12
TBA
ACC Championship
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Anderson Stadium)
May 13
TBA
ACC Championship
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Anderson Stadium)
May 19
TBA
NCAA Regionals
Campus sites
May 20
TBA
NCAA Regionals
Campus sites
May 21
TBA
NCAA Regionals
Campus sites
May 25
TBA
NCAA Super Regionals
Campus sites
May 26
TBA
NCAA Super Regionals
Campus sites
May 27
TBA
NCAA Super Regionals
Campus sites
May 28
TBA
NCAA Super Regionals
Campus sites
June 1
TBA
Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 2
TBA
Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 3
TBA
Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 4
TBA
Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 5
TBA
Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 6
TBA
Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 7
TBA
Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)

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