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Kaitlyn Hitch
Kaitlyn  Hitch

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Delmar, DE

High School:
Seaford H.S.

Height:
5-7

Position:
P

04/18/2015

LADY HAWKS SPLIT TWINBILL WITH HAMPTON

UMES' late rally ends four-year skid against the Lady Pirates

03/21/2015

LADY HAWKS SPLIT MEAC OPENER VERSUS HOWARD

UMES splits pair with Lady Bison

03/19/2015

LADY HAWKS TAKE ONE OF TWO FROM SC STATE

UMES splits doubleheader with Lady Bulldogs

03/18/2015

LADY HAWKS TAKE ONE OF TWO FROM SC STATE

UMES splits doubleheader with Lady Bulldogs

02/21/2015

SOFTBALL DROPS TWO IN SPARTAN INVITATIONAL

Lady Hawks fall to Bulldogs and Spartans

04/06/2015

UMES Softball v. Coppin State (03-31-15)

UMES Softball v. Coppin State at Hawks Field (Photos by Randy Stadler

04/01/2015

UMES Softball v. Coppin State (04-01-15)

UMES Softball taking on Coppin State at Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)

09/11/2014

2014 UMES Street Sweep

Photos from 2014 UMES Street Sweep featuring student-athletes

05/14/2014

UMES Softball v. Delaware State University (05.03-05.04)

UMES Softball versus Delaware State University at Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)

04/04/2014

UMES Softball v. Howard (03.22.14 - 03.23.14)

UMES Softball versus Howard University at Lady Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)

2014 (Sophomore): Contributed with her bat and arm in her first season as a Lady Hawk ... as a hitter, she played 40 games (32 starts) with 11 hits, five RBIs, and five runs scored ... had season-highs in hits (2), RBIs (2), and runs scored (2) in the home win over Howard University (March 22) ... tied a season-high with two hits versus Norfolk State University (April 6) ... as a pitcher, she appeared in 30 contests with 16 starts ... finished second on the team in ERA (7.22), wins (2), and innings pitched (85.1) ... won first career game over Rider University (February 23) ... struck out two batters at Coastal Carolina University (February 28) ... threw a complete game versus Norfolk State (April 5).

High School/Club: A four-year lettermen in softball, three-year lettermen in field hockey and winter track ... Named high school softball team captain in her junior and senior seasons ... Selected First-Team All-Conference twice (2011 & 2012) ... In field hockey, named Second Team All-Conference (2012) ... Graduated second in her class ... Involved in organizations, such as Henson Honors Program and volunteering at various organizations.

Personal: Born May 22, 1994 in Seaford, DE ... Daugther of Stacey and RJ Hitch ... Kaitlyn has one brother, Seth ... Major is Biology ... Pre-game routine/superstition is praying to God for His shield of protection around everyone playing ... Plans to work in physical therapy ... Best advice/favorite saying received is, "Strive to be Christ" ... Hobbies outside of sports are volunteering and church ... Favorite book/author is the Bible ... Favorite movie(s) is any comedy movie ... Personal best sports moment was during her freshman year where she hit her first homerun in high school ... Most influential person is her parents because of their endless support ... Personal best non-athletic accomplishment is salutatorian of my graduating class ... Personal athletic goals for the season are batting a .350 hitting percentage and increasing my pitching speed ... Personal athletic goals before graduation is winning the MEAC title ... Kaitlyn give Glory to God for allowing her to play softball.

CAREER STATISTICS

BATTING

YEAR AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SLG% BB TB OB% SB-ATT FLD%
2014 .141 40-32 78 5 11 2 0 0 5 .167 0 13 .150 0-1 .958
TOTAL .141 40-32 78 5 11 2 0 0 5 .167 0 13 .150 0-1 .958

PITCHING

YEAR ERA APP-GS W-L CG S IP H R ER BB SO AVG WP HBP BK
2014 7.22 30-16 2-13 2 1 85.1 151 107 88 30 17 .385 10 6 0
TOTAL 7.22 30-16 2-13 2 1 85.1 151 107 88 30 17 .385 10 6 0