Caitlin Foley


Player profile

  • Position Defender
  • Year Sr.
  • Hometown Springfield, Ohio
  • High School Springfield Catholic Central
  • Club Ohio Premier

NCAA Statistics

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  • Academic All-Big Ten (2022)
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2021, 2022)

2022 (Junior)

  • Appeared in six matches off the bench
  • Played 28 minutes in the win over Maryland on Oct. 13
  • Saw 16 minutes of action in the second round NCAA Tournament game at Arkansas (Nov. 18)
  • Earned the full season journalism intern position covering the Columbus Blue Jackets of the NHL

2021 Fall (Sophomore)

  • Appeared in eight games and got the starting nod in the final two games of the season
  • Played a total of 365 minutes

2021 Spring (at Tennessee)

  • Played in three games for the Volunteers
  • 2020-21 First-Year Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll

High School/Club

  • Has eight years of club experience for Willie Gage and Chris King at Ohio Premier
  • Played for five-time ECNL national finalist Ohio Premier
  • Helped Ohio Premier finish second at the ECNL nationals in 2016 and third in 2019
  • Ranked as the No. 62 midfielder, No. 137 player overall on the IMG Academy 150 for the Class of 2020
  • Four-year letter winner at Springfield Catholic Central
  • Four-time first team Ohio Heritage Conference, senior year second team All-Ohio


  • Daughter of Julie and Matt Foley
  • Has an older brother, Kyle, who is a senior at Ohio State
  • Her father played college football at Bowling Green, where he was a First Team All-Conference center
  • Her grandfather David Foley was an All-American and All-Big Ten offensive tackle at Ohio State and served as captain of the Buckeyes’ 1968 national championship team. He also was named Academic All-Big Ten in 1966 and 1968, earning First Team honors in 1966.
  • Also in 1968, David Foley was an NFF & College Football Hall of Fame Scholarship Winner, one of 21 in Ohio State history.