41 Caila Ferro
41 Caila Ferro
Year: Senior
Hometown: Grand Rapids, MI
High School: Rogers
Position: OF
B/T: R/R


Battled injuries to play in 52 games, 51 of which she started...hit .266 (41-154) with eight doubles, a triple and three home runs...drove in 16 runs and came around to score 18 herself...second on the team with eight doubles...41 hits tied her for third on the club...third on the team with 60 total bases...fifth on the club with a .298 on-base percentage...named to the all-tournament team at the University of South Carolina's Palmetto Classic after she hit .462 (6-13) with three doubles and a homer in the first four games of the season...had five multi-RBI games during the season, highlighted by a three-RBI game against St. Francis (April 12)...had two hits in a game on 14 different occasions...put together a six-game hitting streak to start the season that lasted from Feb. 10-Feb. 24...aside from the homer in South Carolina, also clubbed home runs against Green Bay (April 22) and Detroit (May 1)...one of two Vikings to hit a triple, doing so against Howard (March 15).


Played in 24 games and made 17 starts...hit .170 (9-53)...had two doubles and scored four runs...drove in four runs...recorded 14 putouts and finished with an .875 fielding percentage...singled and drove in a run in 7-4 loss to Loyola on Feb. 11...scored two runs in a 11-2 win over Toledo on March 30...singled home a run in a 5-4 loss to Niagara on April 14...scored the winning run in the 10th inning of a 1-0 victory over Loyola on April 17.


Played in 21 games, starting 12 of them. . .batted .225 with three doubles and four RBI. . .had a perfect fielding percentage, making no errors in 21 chances. . .had three hits and two RBI against Columbia, as well as the game-winning single in the bottom of the seventh (3/19). . .


Four-year letterwinner at Rogers High. . . earned all-conference honors as a freshman, sophomore and senior. . . named to the all-district team following her freshman, sophomore and junior seasons. . . led her team to conference titles every year, including a district crown twice as a junior and senior and a regional title as a junior. . . finished second at the Michigan state tournament during her junior season under head coach Tom Hudson.


Born Sept. 27, 1991 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. . . daughter of Gary Ferro and Theresa Waldo. . . also lettered three times in basketball, leading her team to a district title as a junior. . . business major.