Skip to simplified nav


17 Jeremy Farrell
Jeremy  Farrell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Westlake, Ohio

High School:
Saint Ignatius

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 215

Position:
INF

B/T:
R/R


2006
• Named Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American
• Started 45 of 48 games mainly at third base
• Fifth-best batting average on the team (.324)
• Had 13 multiple-hit games and eight multiple RBI games
• Season-long 10-game hitting streak lasted from Feb. 17 to Mar. 12
• Went 8-for-11 with four RBI and four runs scored in Towson series (2/17-2/19)
• Best ACC series performance was a 5-for-7 outing with three RBIs and two homers against No. 1 Georgia Tech (3/10-3/12)
• Named to Baseball America's Fab 50 list for the top freshmen in 2006.

Prep
• Four-year letterwinner at Saint Ignatius under head coach Brad Ganor
• Helped Saint Ignatius to a 22-5 record as a senior and a No. 7 state ranking
• Rated as the No. 105 prospect by Baseball America/Perfect Game and No. 112 ranked prospect by Team One Baseball
• Also the No. 7 rated third basemen prospect by Team One Baseball
• Earned Conference Freshman of the Year (2002)
• First Team All-Conference and Team Co-MVP (2003) as a sophomore
• First Team All-Conference (2004)
• Sun Newspaper Player of the Year (2004)
• Hit .486 with eight home runs and 52 RBI as a junior
• Lettered two years in basketball and one year in football as a quarterback
• Honor Roll student
• Earned all-star honors in the Cal Ripken Sr. Collegiate League, where he was one of few high school players in a predominantly college league.
• Drafted in the 41st round of the 2005 MLB draft by the Colorado Rockies

Personal
• Parents are John and Sue Farrell
• Born Nov. 11, 1986 in Monmouth, N.J.
• Has two brothers, Shane and Luke
• Dad, John is now the pitching coach for the Boston Red Sox
• Grandfather, Tom Farrell, also pitched in the Cleveland Indians organization

Farrell's Career Hitting Statistics

Year Avg. G-GS AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR TB SB-A BB K
2006 .324 48-45 148 19 48 32 9 1 2 65 2-2 8 30

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
De'Andre Hunter
Summer Buildup Begins in Earnest
Men's Basketball
6/28/16
The Virginia men's basketball team, which will travel to Spain in August, held its first practice of the summer Tuesday at JPJ.
O'Leary Takes Unusual Path to Olympics
Women's Rowing
6/27/16
Meghan O'Leary, who played softball and volleyball at UVA, will represent the United States in rowing at the Olympics this summer.
Lars Tiffany
Tiffany Plans to Push Pace at UVA
Men's Lacrosse
6/21/16
New men's lacrosse coach Lars Tiffany comes to Virginia from Brown, which went 16-3 and led the nation in scoring this season.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop