MINERS

Kaitlyn Abdalla
31  Kaitlyn Abdalla

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Victorville, Calif.

High School:
Serano

Height:
5-8

Position:
First Base

Birthdate:
09/16/1980

Experience:
2L

B/T:
L/L

2008 (SOPHOMORE): Made 12 starts in 22 games played for the Miners ... recorded four runs on two hits and registered two RBI ... drew seven walks and made 36 putouts ... notched her first career double vs. Binghamton ... recorded a career-best six putouts against UAB on March 8 and followed the next day with her best hitting performance where she went 1-for-1 with one RBI ... named to Conference USA's Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2007 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in 15 games for the Miners with three starts ... posted a .200 batting average ... notched five runs on three hits with three RBI and had three walks.

HIGH SCHOOL: Hit .400 her sophomore, junior and senior seasons at Serano High School ... three-time first team all-league honoree ... led her conference in RBIs as a junior and helped her team to the league championship her sophomore season ... a two-time Serano High School Offensive Player of the Year ... enters UTEP having compiled a 3.0 prep GPA and plans to major in education.

PERSONAL: Kaitlyn Elizabeth Abdalla is the daughter of Dave and Patti Abdalla ... born on Sept. 16, 1988 in Loma Linda, Calif. ... has one sister (Mindy) ... nickname is "Kaity."