Senior Year (2013):
Made 17 starts on the bump for the Tribe this season … Was drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 21st round of the 2013 MLB Draft … Posted a record of 11-3 and an ERA of 2.70 en route to earning First-Team All-CAA accolades … Also garnered VaSID first-team all-state and All-ECAC first-team distinctions … Became the first Tribe pitcher since 1938 to win 10 or more games in a single season … Fanned 92 batters and held the opposition bats to an average of .258 in 116.2 innings of work … Surrendered just 16 walks all season as he led the CAA in wins and innings pitched, while ranking fourth in ERA and fifth in walks allowed … Began the year 7-0 through nine outings … Started the season picking up the win at Clemson after tossing seven innings in which he allowed two runs to go along with four strikeouts … Worked eight scoreless innings, surrendering just five hits, while striking out eight in the 9-0 win at Delaware on March 16 … Tossed a complete-game four-hit shutout at Northeastern on March 23 … Allowed only three hits and no runs in the 5-2 win at Towson on April 6 … Opened the series against Hofstra allowing no runs to go along with 10 strikeouts in 7.1 innings of action on May 3 … Picked up the CAA Tournament win against Northeastern on May 25 … Was exceptional in the NCAA Tournament game against N.C. State (June 1) as he allowed only one run on six hits to go along with four strikeouts in 7.1 innings of work.
Junior Year (2012):
Made 24 appearances in a closer's role for W&M ... Registered eight saves and tallied a record of 2-3 ... Compiled an ERA of 2.32 in his 42.2 innings of work ... Recorded 42 strikeouts while surrendering just 14 walks ... Ranked third in the CAA in saves and games finished (22) ... The College's all-time leader with 14 saves ... Struck out three batters in 2.1 innings of work as he recorded save number eight against ODU (May 4) ... Pitched 1.1 innings of relief versus Towson (April 1) and registered three strikeouts en route to save number seven ... Struck out five batters as he recorded an eight-out save against Quinnipiac (March 14) ... Sophomore Year (2011):
Preseason All-CAA Honorable Mention ... Made 20 appearances out of the bullpen for the College ... Went 0-1 on the season with a 6.55 ERA ... Struck out 26 batters in 22.0 innings pitched ... His 20 appearances were the fourth-most on the team ... Had eight multi-strikeout appearances ... In seven of his appearances, he did not allow a hit or a walk ... Struck out a season-high four batters in two innings of work against Georgia State on May 14 ... Made four-straight appearances from April 13-19 in which he struck out two batters ... Freshman Year (2010):
Named to the CAA All-Rookie team … His six saves, most ever for a freshman, tie him for sixth all time in school history … Third-most saves in the CAA … Recorded the second lowest ERA on the team with his 3.99 mark … Struck out 56 batters, third most on the Tribe … Averaged 13.2 strikeouts per nine innings, best on the squad … Struck out six in three shutout innings versus Quinnipiac (March 12) … Picked up the save against UNC-Wilmington, going two innings and striking out five (May 13) … Pitched three scoreless innings in relief versus Delaware (March 28) … Fanned three batters in two scoreless innings versus UNC-Wilmington (May 15) … Prep:
Named the best pitcher in the conference in 2009 … Also named to the All-Scholastic team … Posted a 0.70 ERA during his high school career … Averaged 2.0 strikeouts an inning for his career … Took part in a pair of prestigious national summer showcase events at the 2009 Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif., and the East Coast Pro in Ft. Myers, Fla. … Personal:
Son of John and Laurie Farrell … Remains undecided on his major.