Catherine Hunter ’18 joined the Babson College women’s volleyball staff as an assistant coach in the spring of 2019.
A three-year member of the program, Hunter transferred to Babson following her freshman season at Emmanuel College. She played in 78 matches for the Beavers and amassed 207 kills, 135 digs and 67 total blocks while helping the program make a pair of NCAA Tournament appearances.
Hunter recorded 66 kills and 65 digs in 2017 as the Green and White earned an at-large bid to the Division III Championship. Babson defeated Vassar and Clarkson before falling to Ithaca in the Potsdam Regional final. As a senior, she averaged career highs of 1.23 kills and 0.46 blocks per set as the Beavers went 26-9, captured their third NEWMAC Tournament title in five seasons, and advanced to the NCAA quarterfinals for the first time in program history.