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Crystal Farley
Crystal Farley


Lompoc, California

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Arizona - 2004: In fall exhibition play, hit .143 with one hit in seven at-bats... Scored two runs and stole a base... Will compete for a spot in the outfield for the regular season.

2003: Started 55 games on the year, mostly in center... Had the fourth-best average on the team at .356, scoring 29 runs on 52 hits... Drove in 20 runs and hit two out of the park versus New Mexico State on Feb. 20 and Washington on May 10... Stole three bases and made 33 putouts while earning a .946 fielding percentage... Had the second-best average among the Cats during the NCAA Tournament, hitting .478 with 11 hits, three runs, and two RBI... Made five putouts and maintained a 1.000 fielding percentage in the tournament.

2002: Started 60 games in center as a true freshman... Proved a good setup player as a left handed slap bunter in the nine-hole... Top five on the team in Pac-10 play with a .255 average... Hit .304 leading off innings... Made only two errors in 40 chances... Flawless fielder in Pac-10 play... Went 3-for-3 against Louisiana-Lafayette in March... Had one of the Cats' five triples on the season versus Oregon.

High School: Lompoc High School, Lompoc, Calif., 2001... Earned four letters in cross country, three in basketball, and four in softball... Received the Scholar-Athlete Award... League MVP for softball... All-cross-country and softball award... League MVP for cross country... All-area MVP for softball.

Personal: Daughter of Randy and Cindy Farley... Father is a vehicle maintenance officer, and mother is self-employed... Brother, Craig, 23, is a distance runner at Sacramento State... Full name is Crystal Janean Farley.