|3 Caitlin Hite|
The freshman earned her third postseason accolade
Pair of Pirates honored for their 2013 performances
Hite also earns All-Freshman Team nod
Pirates improve to 2-1-1 on the season with 2-1 victory
Skylar Poole and Kesley Reeves each score in 2-0 victory
2014: Named to the Preseason All-American Athletic Conference Team…Started all 21 matches at left back for the second year in a row during her sophomore campaign…Member of a defense that posted 11 shutouts and tied the 2007 team for the program record…Back line also held opposing teams to a .091 shooting percentage…Played every minute in 18 matches and saw 1,870 minutes of field time…Recorded her first-career assist in the win at George Mason (8/29)…Recorded one shot against No. 23 UCF (10/24)…Took one shot in the upset win at second-seeded Memphis in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference Championship (11/2).
2013: Became the first freshman in program history to be named First Team All-Conference USA ... Also received C-USA All-Freshman Team honors ... Received Second Team NSCAA All-Central Region recognition ... Voted to the Conference USA All-Tournament Team ... Named a First Team NCCSIA All-State selection ... Established herself as one of the team's most important defense players as a left backer ... Started all 21 matches while playing every minute in 19 of those games and logging 1962 minutes of field time ... Took five shots and scored one goal on the year ... Member of a defense that posted six shutouts and held opponents to a .085 shooting percentage ... Scored her first-career goal in a 2-1 double-overtime victory over Western Carolina (9/2) ... Tallied two shots in a double-overtime contest at High Point (9/20) ... Named to the ECU Director of Athletics' Honor Roll in the Spring of 2014.
North Stafford High School: Three-year letterwinner for coach Joanne Szymanski ... Three-time first-team all-district (2010-12) ... Earned team MVP award in 2010 ... Two-time all-area selection (2011-12) ... Named All-Metro by Washington Postin 2012 ... Played three years on the varsity basketball team (2010-13) where she earned all-district and all-area honors twice (2011-12) ... Graduated with honors.
Club Experience: Played for coach Steve Smith and the VSA Heat Blue ... Teammate of current ECU freshman Autumn Berry ... Four-time Virginia State Cup Champion (2007, 2009, 2011-12) ... Member of 2012 National Championship club ... Two-time Region 1 Champion (2007, 2012) ... Four-time Region 1 Premier League Southern Division Champion (2009-12) ... Four-year participant in the USYSA National League (2009-12) ... Squad member on several championship teams: Jefferson Cup Showcase, Disney Showcase, Wags Cup, Mead CUSA Cup, FC Delco and the PDA Showcase.
ODP Experience: Four-year Virginia state and district player (2006-09).
Personal: Intended academic major is elementary education ... Daughter of Lori and Mark Hite ... Has two brothers (Christopher and Matthew).