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AS A SENIOR (2009): Cemented her role as the go-to Irish pinch-runner for the 2009 season ... saw action in 54 games ... checked in against No. 9 Oklahoma (March 12) and collected three bases and a run en route to the Irish upset victory ... saw action against BIG EAST foe Villanova (April 18) by stealing a base and scoring in Notre Dame's 3-0 victory against the Wildcats ... recorded a run scored in both games of a doubleheader against Providence (April 30), the first of which came by way of a Dani Miller grand slam which propelled the Irish in a 9-1 five-inning romp ... scored the go-ahead run against Cleveland State (May 15) in Notre Dame's 3-1 opening round win in the NCAA Tournament ... recorded her team-best 13th stolen base against No. 7 Michigan (May 16) in the NCAA Tournament ... caught stealing only twice and finished the season with 13 stolen bases and 23 runs scored

AS A JUNIOR (2008): Evolved into a solid pinch runner for the Irish while filling in from the circle when called upon ... stepped in against Pacific (March 1) in a late-game relief effort to register her first action of the season from the circle ... retired the side - including a strikeout - in 1.0 inning to secure Notre Dame's 11-3 win against the Tigers ... closed the door on Towson (March 14) in a combined shutout effort with Brittney Bargar ... pitched 2.0 frames of scoreless ball and fanned one of the nine batters faced ... surrendered only one hit during that appearance ... walked one batter during 1.0 scoreless inning in the circle against Eastern Michigan (April 9) ... Notre Dame out-scored its opponents by a 28-4 margin during her appearances on the rubber ... saw action as a pinch runner at DePaul (March 30) and stole a base against the Blue Demons ... continued to help the Irish on the paths by scoring runs against Wisconsin (April 16), Providence (April 26) and Valparaiso (April 29) ... checked in against Kent State during the NCAA Regional to score a run in the season finale.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2007): Made her Irish debut with 1.0 inning of work against California (Feb. 23) ... gave up one run with two walks and a strikeout during that frame ... stayed in the circle for 3.0 innings against Jacksonville (March 2) ... gave up four hits and a pair of runs - one earned - and struck out a pair over that stretch ... the effort helped her earn the first save of her career ... faced a pair of batters when Notre Dame battled Pacific (March 17) ... punched in 1.0 inning of action against both Syracuse (April 1) and Rutgers (May 5) ... totaled 6.0 frames on the season, four strikeouts, and surrendered only seven hits ... did not allow a single hit to go for extra bases.

AS A FRESHMAN (2006): Did not see action during her first season with the Irish, as she recovered from off-season surgery.

THE FARRELL FILE: Played her prep ball at Sonora (La Habra, Calif.) while earning four letters in softball ... a four-time all-conference selection as a pitcher ... the 2004-05 All-Freeway League Girls Athlete of the Year ... led her team to three consecutive Freeway League championships ... three-time team MVP ... pitched every inning of her team's 2004 softball season, totaling 227.0 innings ... wrapped up that season with a 0.03 ERA with 319 strikeouts ... the season was highlighted by a pair of perfect games and four no-hitters ... set Sonora records for career and single-season ERA, career and single-season strikeouts, and career and single-season wins ... competed in the North-South All-Star Game and the Whittier Rotary Club All-Star Game ... also competed in volleyball, earning three letters as a middle blocker ... member of the National Honor Society, California Scholarship Federation and Key Club ... from the same high school as 2005 graduate and former Irish pitcher Carrie Wisen ... daughter of Sharon and Douglas Farrell ... oldest of two daughters ... has one sister, Kelsey ... mother played softball at Chapman ... born May 18, 1987, in Fullerton, Calif. ... graduated from the College of Art & Letters with degrees in sociology and psychology.

Farrell's Career Statistics

Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG BB HBP SO GDP OB SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD
2007 .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0 2 1 .667
2008 .000 16-0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 1-1 0 2 0 1.00
2009 .000 54-0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 13-15 0 0 0 .000
Total 0.00 70-0 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 14-16 0 4 1 .800

Farrell's Career Pitching Statistics

Year ERA W-L App GS CG SHO/CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF B/Avg WP HBP SFA SHA
2007 2.33 0-0 5 0 0 0/1 1 6.0 7 5 2 4 4 0 0 0 1 .269 2 0 1 0
2008 0.00 0-0 3 0 0 0/1 0 4.0 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 17 .071 0 0 0 0
Total 1.40 0-0 8 0 0 0/2 1 10.0 8 5 2 7 6 0 0 0 58 .200 2 0 1 0

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Christine Farrell
Christine  Farrell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
La Habra, CA

High School:
Sonora

Height:
5-8

Position:
Pitcher

Birthdate:
05/18/1987

Bats/Throws:
R/R

Event Calendar

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February 18
W, 6-4
#11/10 Michigan
Raleigh, N.C. (Dail Stadium)
RECAP
February 18
L, 3-2 (8)
#13 Minnesota
Raleigh, N.C. (Dail Stadium)
RECAP
February 19
L, 9-2
#11/10 Michigan
Raleigh, N.C. (Dail Stadium)
RECAP
February 23
L, 4-3
#RV Texas
Cathedral City, Calif. (Big League Dreams Sports Complex)
February 23
L, 8-0 (5)
#20/22 Missouri
Cathedral City, Calif. (Big League Dreams Sports Complex)
RECAP
February 24
L, 3-1
#21/19 Arizona State
Cathedral City, Calif. (Big League Dreams Sports Complex)
February 24
W, 10-7
#11/12 Georgia
Cathedral City, Calif. (Big League Dreams Sports Complex)
RECAP
February 25
W, 5-4
#4/5 Oklahoma
Cathedral City, Calif. (Big League Dreams Sports Complex)
RECAP
March 4
12:30 PM
Purdue
Kissimmee, Fla. (ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex)
March 4
5:00 PM
FIU
Kissimmee, Fla. (ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex)
March 5
10:00 AM
Chattanooga
Kissimmee, Fla. (ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex)
March 5
12:15 PM
Charlotte
Kissimmee, Fla. (ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex)
March 11
1:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Atlanta, Ga. (Mewborn Field)

ACC Network Extra
March 11
3:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Atlanta, Ga. (Mewborn Field)

ACC Network Extra
March 12
12:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Atlanta, Ga. (Mewborn Field)

ACC Network Extra
March 14
5:00 PM
Georgia State
Atlanta, Ga. (Heck Softball Complex)
March 15
6:00 PM
Mercer
Macon, Ga. (Sikes Field)
March 17
6:00 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (JoAnne Graf Field)

ACC Network Extra
March 18
1:00 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (JoAnne Graf Field)

ACC Network Extra
March 19
12:00 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (JoAnne Graf Field)

ACC Network Extra
March 22
5:00 PM
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
March 24
6:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
March 25
3:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

ACC Network Extra
March 26
12:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Melissa Cook Stadium)

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

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
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May 21
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NCAA Regionals
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May 25
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May 26
TBA
NCAA Super Regionals
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May 27
TBA
NCAA Super Regionals
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May 28
TBA
NCAA Super Regionals
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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
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Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 4
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Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 5
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Womens College World Series
Oklahoma City, Okla. (ASA Hall of Fame Stadium)
June 6
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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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