AS A SOPHOMORE (2014)
Named to the All-Conference USA Second Team ... broke UAB's single-season records in batting average (.425), hits (88), total bases (120), on-base percentage (.473) and assists (140) ... named to the C-USA All-Academic Team ... named to the NFCA Mideast Region First Team ... named to the Mardi Gras Invitational All-Tournament Team after hitting .462 with six hits in 13 at-bats at the opening tournament in Mobile ... named to the College Sports Madness C-USA All-Conference First Team ... had a career-high four hits in three different games for UAB ... lifted the first home run of her UAB career in UAB's 6-1 win over Iowa at the Getterman Classic ... led the team in multiple-hit games with 26 on the year, including eight three-hit games and three four-hit games ... had a nine-game hitting streak and also a nine-game reached-base streak during the season ... scored the game-winning run in UAB's 7-6 win against Ball State on March 12, a doubleheader where she finished 6-for-8 with three RBI, two runs and two stolen bases ... named UAB's Student Athlete of the Week on Feb. 19 ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013)
Named to the All-Conference USA First Team ... earned the league's Freshman of the Year honor and named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team ... finished the season with a .359 batting average, which ranks tied for third all-time at UAB in a single season ... named a second-team NFCA Mideast Region honoree ... was one of two Blazers to start in all of UAB's 58 games ... recorded 19 multiple-hit games, a nine-game hitting streak, and a 12-game reached base streak during her freshman campaign ... led the team with 69 hits which ranks third on the UAB single-season list ... stole 25 bases in 35 tries, which ranks eighth in both the UAB single-season top 10 and UAB career top 10 ... drove in the game-tying run in the bottom of the 11th inning of UAB's 3-2 win over UCLA, which advanced the Blazers to face Florida in the Super Regionals ... finished the year with 192 at-bats, 38 runs scored, 11 RBI, a .431 OBP, and .949 fielding percentage.
Attended Niagara Wheatfield High School in Niagara, N.Y...named 2nd Team Niagara Frontier League (NFL) as a freshman...Named NFL Player of the Year her sophomore, junior, and senior seasons...tabbed first team NFL and Western New York honors three times...Named WNY Player of the year her senior year...Named to New York State teams three times....competed with the Western NY Empire State Open Softball team and contributed to gold medal win...Helped her high school team reach its first-ever State semifinals and ranked fourth in New York State...Member of the National Honor Society...also played five years of varsity soccer....was a member of the NW symphonic and jazz bands.
Full name is Caitlin Elizabeth Attfield ... born June 20, 1994 ... daughter of Anne Oliveri and James Attfield ... has one brother Matt ... majoring in exercise science.