Cal Steals 5-3 Decision From Irish

Weather delay stalls Notre Dame in Auburn Regional elimination game


Late-Innings Rally Sends Irish To ACC Semis

Notre Dame scores the final seven runs to upend Boston College 9-5


Irish To See Familiar Faces Ahead At ACC Championship

Notre Dame set to begin fourth straight trip to ACC softball tournament


Irish, Rocketed By Rochford, Roll Past Boston College 7-3

Notre Dame erases three-run deficit with seven unanswered to take game one of series from Eagles


Irish Honor Class Of 2017 Vs. BC

Final Notre Dame season series slated for Friday-Sunday against Boston College at Melissa Cook Stadium


Notre Dame vs. Arkansas, Strikeout Cancer (4/29/17)

Photos by Mike MIller


ND vs. IUPUI (4/12/17)

Photos by Mike Miller


Notre Dame vs. Virginia Tech (3/24/17)

Notre Dame won two games over Virginia Tech at Melissa Cook Stadium (photos by Mike Miller)


Notre Dame vs. Arizona State

Irish fall 3-1 to Sun Devils at Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic in Cathedral City, Calif.

2016 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll
2015 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll

•    Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
•    Appeared in 17 games (four starts in the outfield) during the season.
•    Finished the season with two RBI and two runs scored in limited at-bats.
•    Posted a 2-0 record in five relief outings in the pitching circle.
•    Started the season 1-for-3 in first start in right field against BYU (Feb. 13).
•    Was hit by pitch with the bases loaded, resulting in an RBI while pinch hitting against Georgia State (Feb. 14).
•    Pitched 3.1 scoreless innings against Utah Valley (Feb. 19), allowing one hit while striking out a career-high four batters to earn first win of the year.
•    Pinch-hit RBI single in a run-rule win over George Washington (Feb. 21).
•    Tossed 1.1 innings of two-run relief against North Florida (Feb. 27).
•    Scored as a pinch runner in a game two victory before working a walk in a pinch hit at-bat, ultimately scoring a second run during an ACC sweep at Virginia (March 12-13).
•    Went 1-for-3 in a start at Syracuse (March 26).
•    Pitched one scoreless inning and gave up one hit, finishing with two strikeouts against IPFW (March 30).
•    Earned the win in six-run comeback against NC State (May 7) after limiting the Wolfpack to two runs in 1.2 innings of relief, adding a strikeout.

•    ACC Academic Honor Roll.
•    Played in 45 total games as a freshman, earning 40 starts.
•    One of two Notre Dame players to see action at three different positions during the year, appearing as a pitcher (three games), shortstop (17 games) and designated player (25 games).
•    Batted .263 with eight doubles, one home run, 14 RBI, a .368 on-base percentage and 16 runs scored.
•    Hit at a .343 (12-for-35) clip with runners in scoring position, and seven of 14 RBI were recorded with two outs.
•    Made three relief appearances in the pitching circle, going 1-0 with a 7.64 ERA -- allowed four earned runs and walked six batters, striking out six in 3.2 innings of work.
•    Drew a bases-loaded walk to log first career RBI, and later scored a run during collegiate debut in a win at No. 6 UCLA (Feb. 6).
•    Allowed two runs in two innings, striking out three batters to earn first career win in the circle against Northwestern State (Feb. 7).
•    Went 2-for-3 with a double, stolen base and career-high three RBI against Georgetown (Feb. 27).
•    Roped two doubles and scored one run in a victory at North Carolina Central (March 11).
•    RBI double and a run scored in the second game of an ACC doubleheader against Georgia Tech (March 21).
•    Connected on first career home run during a home victory over IPFW (March 25).
•    Went a combined 5-for-7 (.714) during ACC sweep of No. 24 Virginia Tech (March 28-29).
•    2-for-3 with an RBI double, scoring one run against Western Michigan (April 7).
•    Closed series with five hits, two RBI and a run scored at Boston College (April 11-12).
•    Two RBI and three total runs scored in ACC doubleheader versus North Carolina (April 26).
•    2-for-2 with a double and an RBI during an ACC quarterfinal matchup with Pittsburgh (May 7).

•    Four-year letterwinner at Rancho Bernardo High School.
•    2014 San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic Team honoree.
•    Batted .457 as a senior, adding a 2.02 ERA with one no-hitter in the circle.
•    2014 Palomar League Softball Player of the Year and first team all-Palomar League choice.
•    Selected as the 2014 Rancho Bernardo Most Valuable Player.
•    2013 second team all-state and all-San Diego Section Division I first team selection, and was also tabbed as the all-Palomar League Player of the Year after posting a 1.53 ERA and .175 batting average against for the Division 2 CIF champion Rancho Bernardo squad.
•    2013 all-Palomar League and all-CIF first team choice.
•    San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic Team and Rancho Bernardo Scholar-Athlete Award winner.
•    2012 all-Palomar League first team selection, and was named the Rancho Bernardo team Most Valuable Player after tossing seven shutouts during sophomore campaign, including three no-hitters.
•    2011 all-Palomar League second team choice after leading the league with a 1.81 ERA and 178 strikeouts in 172 innings.
•    Earned the Silver Star Academic Achievement Award in 2012 and 2014 for having a 4.0 GPA.
•    Played for the So Cal Explosion Gold travel squad, the same club team that Irish former teammate Emilee Koerner also competed for.
•    18 Gold team was the So Cal's Finest co-champions in January of 2014.
•    Saw time with the San Diego Power Surge (2009 ASA 12U national champions) and The Next Level Softball on the club circuit.
•    Former Irish pitcher Laura Winter also played for The Next Level and attended Rancho Bernardo High.
•    Earned additional letters in basketball (1) and volleyball (2).
•    Daughter of Steve and Carol White.
•    Has one brother, T.J.
•    Enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters, majoring in American studies.

White's Career Statistics


Sara White
Sara  White


San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Rancho Bernardo




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Cal NCAA Regional
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ETSU NCAA Regional
Auburn, Ala. (Jane B. Moore Field)

NCAA Central
May 21
L, 5-3
Cal NCAA Regional
Auburn, Ala. (Jane B. Moore Field)

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