Three-game series begins Saturday, April 29, at 3 p.m. EDT
Senior taken 26th overall
Play for Chicago Bandits begins Wednesday in Hoover, Ala.
2005: Became a valuable starter in the Herd lineup, starting 37 of 50 games in the outfield...Led the team with 22 stolen bases...Had five multi-hit games, including a 3-for-4 performance with three runs scored vs. Western Michigan in the MAC Tournament...Went 2-for-3 with a pair of RBI in the second half of the a doubleheader vs. Eastern Michigan on May 1...Stole a pair of bases three times.
2004: Saw action in 47 of Marshall's 58 games...Was again one of the premier pinch runners in the MAC...Scored 20 runs including two against Cleveland State on March 7...Also stole 11 bases while only being caught five times...Had one at bat vs. St. Francis on March 19 and one against Mt. St. Mary's on March 20.
2003: Provided speed around the bases for the Herd in 2003...Had four stolen bases and scored 13 times in her freshman year.
HIGH SCHOOL: Was a four-year letterwinner for head coach Elizabeth Hofreuter at The Linsly School...Named the team's Rookie of the Year in 1999 and best defensive player in 2000...Served as the team's captain and awarded team's MVP in both 2000 and 2001...Awarded first team All-Ohio Valley Athletic Conference in 2001 and 2002...Played in the OVAC All-Star game...Also earned letters in cheerleading, basketball and diving...Named to the headmaster's performance list.
PERSONAL: Full name is Noelle Pearl Adams...Born on August 27, 1984...Daughter of Charles and Pamela Adams...Has one older brother, Chad (25), who played four years of football and a year of baseball at Washington and Jefferson College...Father played football and ran track at West Liberty State College...Majoring in exercise physiology with a minor in spanish...Plans to go to graduate school and become a successful physical therapist.