Blazers earned third-consecutive NCAA bid in 2012
UAB one of three C-USA schools that landed two selections
Blazer student-athletes recognized for having 3.0 GPA or better
UAB 1, Virginia Tech 4
AS A SENIOR (2012)
Named to the All-Conference USA Second Team ... started all 59 games ... batted .316 with 54 hits ... second on the team with 36 runs ... registered a team-best 13 doubles and four triples ... recorded a .509 slugging percentage ... tallied a team-best 12 sacrifice hits ... a perfect 9-for-9 in stolen bases ... broke UAB's career triple record vs. North Dakota (2/18) ... named to the Easton Alabama Classic All-Tournament team, after batting .429 (3-for-7) and slugging .714 with two doubles and three runs ... batted 4-for-4 with three runs, one RBI and one home run vs. Kentucky (3/18) ... went 3-for-3 with three runs and two doubles against UMass (3/3) ... hit four doubles in a three-game series vs. Southern Miss ... selected to the C-USA All-Academic Team ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and received the league's Academic Medal.
AS A JUNIOR (2011)
Started all 58 games for the Blazers ... finished the season with a .238 batting average ... her 25 runs scored were second-most on the team ... smacked a career-high six doubles ... went 3-for-4 with two runs and one RBI to complete the series sweep against Marshall (5/8) ... named to the Conference USA All-Academic Team ... selected to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and earned the league's Academic Medal.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010)
Saw action in 43 games for the Blazers at shortstop and second base ... went 2-for-2 with three runs against Alcorn State at the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional (5/22) ... lifted UAB to a 4-3 victory over Samford (4/13) in extra-innings after a successful squeeze play ... C-USA Academic Medal recipient ... C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll selection.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009)
Was named to the C-USA All-Freshman team after posting a .311 batting average with 31 RBI ... recorded 50 hits, including 5 doubles, four triples and six home runs ... ranked second on the team with a .503 slugging percentage and third with a .371 on base percentage ... was 8-for-9 on stolen bases ... went 4-for-4 with two triples and seven RBI against Alabama State (2/28) ... went 4-for-4 with two home runs and four RBI against Alabama A&M (2/24) ... was second on the team with 10 multiple hit games and seven multiple RBI games ... earned the Conference USA Academic Medal for the 2008-09 academic year ... listed on the 2009 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... received UAB Presidential Honors (4.0 GPA) both semesters.
Attended Hueytown High School in Hueytown, Ala. ... named to the 5A all-tournament team at the state championship tournament in 2006 and the 6A team in 2007, 2008 ... won the Class 5A State Championships in 2005 and 2006 ... won the Class 6A State Championships in 2008 ... was tabbed Athlete of the Week by The Birmingham News and a Wendy's Nominee for the High School Heisman ... member of the National Honor Society.
Full name is Catherine Ashley (Douglass) Crawford ... born Feb. 4, 1990 in Birmingham, Ala. ... daughter of Jackie Redmond and Allen Douglass ... majoring in psychology ... married former UAB baseball player Nick Crawford in October 2011.