Feb. 19, 2014
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Sophomore infielder Caitlin Attfield of the UAB softball team is the UAB Student-Athlete of the Week, as announced on Wednesday. The UAB Student-Athlete of the Week recognizes Blazer student-athletes who standout on and off their respective fields of play.
Attfield currently leads the squad in batting average (.375), hits (12), home runs (1), total bases (17), slugging percentage (.531), and stolen bases (3). Attfield was the 2013 Conference USA Freshman of the Year, as well.
Off the diamond, Attfield excels in the classroom, as well. The exercise science major owns a 3.59 cumulative GPA. In addition, she earned 2013 Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll accolades.
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