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Francesca Carrullo
Francesca Carrullo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Warrington, Pa.

High School:
Central Bucks South

Height:
5-6

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R

As a junior in 2014: Appeared in 22 games, starting in four...finished the season with a 3.33 ERA and a 7-2 record in 73.2 innings of work...pitched four complete games including a complete-game shutout against Creighton (April 26) at home on Red Storm Field...struck out 27 batters...named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for the first time in her career on April 7 after appearing in four conference games for a 1.40 ERA in 10.0 innings of work where she handed Georgetown its first BIG EAST loss of the season...member of the 2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

As a sophomore in 2013: Appeared in 14 games, starting in five ... finished season with a 6.20 ERA with two complete games through 35 innings of work ... struck out 24 batters ... recorded season best six strikeouts on the road against Connecticut on April 20 ... named to the 2012-13 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

As a freshman in 2012: One of the top freshman pitchers in the BIG EAST, posting a 5.07 ERA and a 7-7 record in 32 appearances with 14 starts ... the 32 appearances ranks as the tenth-highest single season total in school history ... talented ground ball pitcher who posted a 3.80 ERA in games she started with six complete games ... posted her first win of the year with a complete game, allowing no earned runs and striking out five against Gardener-Webb (March 10) ... helped St. John's get its first conference victory with six innings at Providence (March 28) where she allowed just one run while striking out four ... tied a season-high with six strikeouts in a complete-game victory in the series opener against Rutgers (April 28) ... named to the 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

Before St. John's: Four-year letter-winner at Central Bucks South High School ... honorable mention all-conference selection as a freshman ... first team all-conference and second team all-state in 2009 after collecting 162 strikeouts in 108 innings and 15-0 record... first team all-conference and first team all-state in 2010 with 237 strikeouts in 158 innings with a 20-2 record ... second team all-conference in 2011 with 168 strikeouts and a 12-4 record ... earned Southeastern Pennsylvania player of the year in 2010 ... named team MVP 2009-11 ... led team to third place in the state as a sophomore and state runner-up as a junior ... qualified for Gold Nationals in 2010 and 2011.

Personal: Parents are Elyse and Ralph Carrullo ... has two sisters, Gabriella and Rachael ... sister Gabriella played softball at Mansfield University ... majoring in communications ... aspires to work on air at ESPN after graduation ... chose St. John's over Syracuse, Rutgers, Marist, Buffalo and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi ... came to St. John's because of the softball program and the communications industry in New York.

Year ERA W-L APP GS CG SHO/CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR B/Avg. WP HBP
2012 5.07 7-7 32 14 7 0/1 0 106.1 144 88 77 55 59 20 2 17 .319 19 3
2013 6.20 0-7 14 5 2 0/0 0 35.0 55 35 31 21 24 7 1 7 .364 4 2
2014 3.33 7-2 22 9 4 1/0 0 73.2 101 44 35 22 27 10 0 5 .330 6 3
Total 4.66 14-16 68 28 13 1/1 0 215.0 300 167 143 98 110 37 3 29 .330 29 8

Career Highs

Innings Pitched:8 vs. Iona (3/24/12)
Strikeouts:6, 2x, last at Rutgers (4/28/12)
Fewest Earned Runs (CG):0 vs. Creighton (4/26/14)
Fewest Hits (CG):3 vs. Gardner-Webb (3/10/13)


Carrullo Up Close:

Favorite Ball Park: Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, Pa.
Most Influential Person In Athletic Career: My sister because she always pushed herself. Even though she wasn't the best student or athlete, she always did the best she could.
Typical Pregame Ritual: Warm up and get my mind set for the game
Favorite TV Show: Jersey Shore

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