Faculty and Staff
|Title:||Director of Athletics and Head Softball Coach
|Phone:||Call or Text 803-462-5537|
|Office:||Williams Brice Edwards Administration Building, Room 212A|
Coach Cataldo is entering her 10th season as Head Softball Coach at USC Sumter and 1st year as Athletics Director. Cataldo' s teams continue to improve on the field and their Region X standing in NJCAA Division I softball finishing 2016 NJCAA Region X Conference Tournament Runner Up.
Under her leadership, the Fire Ants have achieved great academic success being recognized by the NJCAA on three occasions for achieving Academic All-American Team status. Her players have also achieved individual success in the classroom, having 9 student-athletes recognized as NJCAA Academic All-Americans (3.7 GPA or above after 4 semesters).
Cataldo is a Sumter native and was a standout softball player at Sumter High School. Cataldo was recruited by and played softball for USC Upstate in Spartanburg, S.C. under Coach Chris Hawkins. In addition to coaching the Fire Ants, Cataldo has an abundance of travel ball experience both as a player and coach.
Cataldo received her Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C. and a Master of Science in College Athletic Administration from Coker College in Hartsville, S.C.