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22 - Caitlin Chance
Caitlin Chance
Height: 5-5
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Easton, Md.
High School: Easton
Position: SS
B/T: R/R

2013: Team co-captain… One of three Retrievers to start all 52 games, all coming in the middle infield… Led the team with 168 at bats, ranking 10th all-time among UMBC juniors… Second on the squad in doubles (eight)… Batted .300 with runners in scoring position… Tallied 11 multiple-hit and five multiple-RBI games on the season… Went a combined 5-for-8 with a double and two RBI in a pair of contests at the Jimmy John’s Lion Classic II (Feb. 15-16)… Recorded two extra-base hits, including her first home run of the season, and drove in two runs versus South Dakota (Feb. 16)… Registered back-to-back multi-hit games against UNC-Wilmington (Feb. 23) and Morgan State (March 1), combining for four hits and four runs scored… Tabbed four RBI on two hits against Saint Peter’s (March 3)… Went 3-for-4 from the dish versus Marist (March 11)… Moved to second base following the UMBC Dawg Pound Invitational (March 10-11)… Scored three runs and added a hit, walk and stolen base versus Morgan State (March 15)… Registered two hits in three at bats against Hampton (March 17)… Tallied a double in three straight games, starting with a three-run double in game two against Maine (March 23)… Recorded a pair of doubles in the series finale against the Black Bears (March 24)… Batted .500 (4-for-8) and drove in five of the Retrievers’ 10 runs in a doubleheader at Saint Peter’s (March 27), including four runs batted in during game one… Blasted her second home run of the season, a three-run shot to tie up the game against Georgetown (April 17)… Recorded doubles in back-to-back contests against Niagara (May 4-5) to close out the season... Named to the America East Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2012: One of three players to start all 50 games for the Retrievers… Third on the team in batting average (.266)… Registered a .336 slugging percentage and a .307 on-base percentage… Second on the team in runs scored (18) and third in RBI (17)… Batted .326 (15-for-46) with two outs… Tallied 11 multiple hit games… Named to the UMBC Retriever Classic All-Tournament Team… Exploded for three hits (3-for-4) against Canisius (March 2), including her first career grand slam… Drove in and scored two runs versus Towson (March 8)… Went 3-for-4 with two runs batted in against Sacred Heart (March 16)… Registered a season-best six-game hitting streak (March 16-25)… Went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and three runs batted in against George Washington (March 27)… Drove in two runs on a perfect 3-for-3 day versus St. Peter’s (April 1).  

2011: Saw action in 25 games and made seven starts at third base and right field… Collected five hits in 29 at-bats and scored three runs… Went 2-for-3 with a double against Drexel (March 12)… Recognized on the America East Academic Honor Roll.

 

BACKGROUND: A three-time All-Mid Shore First Team selection by the Star Democrat Received the NFCA Golden Glove award in 2008 after committing no errors… Two-time defensive team MVP… Nominated for the NFCA All-South Team in 2009, when she batted .524 and slugged .794… Two-time NFCA Scholar-Athlete… Hit for the cycle against Kent County as a senior… Led the Warriors to two state championships… Also lettered in field hockey at Easton High School… A Maryland Distinguished Scholar and a member of the National Honor Society… Daughter of Shelley and Jay Chance… Born April 6, 1992… Major is undecided.

 
 

 Year

 AVG

 GP-GS

 AB

 R

 H

 2B

 3B

 HR

 RBI

 TB

2011

.172

25-7

29

3

5

1

0

0

0

6

2012

.266

50-50

143

18

38

4

0

2

17

48

2013

.256

52-52

168

18

43

8

0

2

20

57

 TOTAL

.253

127-109

340

39

86

13

0

4

37

111

 
 

 Year

 SLG%

 BB

 HBP

 SO

 GDP

 OB%

 SF

 SH

 SB-ATT

 PO

 A

 E

 FLD%

2011

.207

3

0

6

0

.250

0

1

0-0

4

7

6

.647

2012 

.336

9

0

30

0

.307

1

6

1-1

104

77

13

.933

2013

.339

4

0

16

2

.273

0

3

1-1

87

103

12

.941

 TOTAL

.326

16

0

52

2

.286

1

10

2-2

195

187

31

.925

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