4 - Caitlin Mellano
Caitlin Mellano
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fullerton, CA
High School: Troy HS
Position: M
Experience: 3V

CAL STATE FULLERTON
JUNIOR (2010): One of three players to start all 19 matches... finished with a team-high five assists on the season to finish tied for fourth in scoring with five points... total also ranked tied for fifth in the Big West Conference and she ranked sixth in the league with 0.26 assists per match... recorded single assists against UNC Greensboro (Sept. 5), Northern Arizona (Sept. 10), Nebraska (Sept. 17), UC Riverside (Oct. 14), and Cal Poly (Oct. 21)... also finished with three shots on the season against Creighton (Sept. 19), Loyola Marymount (Oct. 1), and the Highlanders.

SOPHOMORE (2009): One of four players to appear in all 19 matches, making 17 starts... finished the season with a pair of assists and tied for seventh with two points... took nine shots on the year - four on goal... posted assists in a win over Michigan (Sept. 11) - which also was her first collegiate point - and a 1-1 draw with Washington (Sept. 27)... took a season-high two shots twice against the Wolverines and Hawaii (Sept. 16).

FRESHMAN (2008): Appeared in 16 matches for the Titans, making six starts... finished with seven shots on the season, including a career-best two shots against San Diego State on Sept. 26.

TROY HIGH SCHOOL
First-team All-Freeway League selection and team MVP in 2007-08... named Freeway League MVP for 2008.

PERSONAL
Born August 31, 1989, in Fullerton, CA... parents are Bob and Mary... has three siblings: Lauren, Ryan, and Justin... her sister, Lauren, is entering her sophomore year with the women's soccer team... health science major... four-year scholar-athlete... her father played baseball at Cal State Fullerton for two seasons in 1985-86.