Notre Dame takes game one 8-7 before the visiting Cardinals split series with 8-3 nightcap triumph
Notre Dame notched its eighth straight nonconference win at home with run-rule of regional rival
Tar Heels ride offensive surge to take ACC set at Anderson Stadium
Notre Dame rebounds from opening setback to rout North Carolina in Sunday's ACC nightcap
Notre Dame resumes ACC play in search of series triumph in Chapel Hill
Notre Dame and North Carolina faced off in an ACC doubleheader at UNC's Anderson Stadium (all photos by Andy Mead)
All photos by Jason Roberts
Photos by Jason Roberts
2015 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll
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.
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