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Jan. 22, 2015


Gamecock History

  • Two-year letter-winner 2008-09
  • Redshirted during the 2007 NCAA Super Regional year
  • Tied for the team lead in wins in 2008


  • Krystle Robinson only went on one college visit: South Carolina.
  • She loved everything about campus, including being close to her Valdosta, Ga., home.
  • She still considers SC home, loving the “student atmosphere, campus, city and team. Oh, and Grouchos!”
  • She remembers fondly the camaraderie of the student body, fellow student-athletes and teammates.
  • Robinson says she learned how to work together as a team but also when to take charge.
  • Gamecock Softball prepared her for the real world, always striving for excellence and being ready to pitch in when someone needs help.
  • She also learned discipline and not to give in when the going gets tough.
  • Robinson had Tommy John surgery during her days as a Gamecock, one of three surgeries during her playing days.

Current Life

  • Robinson played her senior season at Valdosta State.
  • After college, she became a grad assistant at Thomas University before later becoming the JV head coach.
  • Now Krystle Farlow, she got married in 2012 after meeting her husband in Columbia.
  • Farlow now works at Senior Life Insurance doing marketing and recruiting.
  • On the side, she does makeup work for weddings and photo shoots as well as selling skincare products and doing pitching lessons.
  • The couple had a child, Isla Cait, in 2013.

Interview conducted by Kristen Struett