Before Quinnipiac: Graduated from Cheshire High School in 2013 after lettering in softball for three seasons…Honored as an Southern Connecticut Conference All-Academic student athlete her final two seasons with Cheshire…Helped lead her team to the playoffs in her three seasons at Cheshire including back-to-back appearances in the Second Round of the CIAC Class LL Softball Tournament in 2012 and 2013…During her junior season in 2012, the No. 20 seeded Cheshire squad upset No. 13 Pomperaug, 3-1, to advance to the Second Round while in 2013, they defeated No. 22 Simsbury as an No. 11 seed, 15-2 in the First Round…Vitale scored a crucial run in their 2012 playoff victory over Pomperaug as the score was tied 1-1 in the seventh inning before two runs came in (one of which being Vitale scoring) to send Cheshire into the Second Round…Vitale was one of the key members on a much improved Cheshire team in 2013 from 2012 as her team finished 15-5 in her senior season, a three-win improvement from a 12-8 squad in 2012.
Personal: Born and raised in Cheshire, Conn…Daughter of Anthony and Rebecca Vitale…Has two siblings, Anthony and Samantha…Plans to major in Psychology.