American ice hockey defenseman who received a metallic medal using the women’s nationwide team in the 2010 Winter season Olympics. She 1st required to the snow as a physique skater but became enamored with hockey and started contending in leagues with males at a age group. She was called after Caitlin Carruthers, a physique skater who received a metallic medal in the 1984 Olympics. She grew up with two brothers, Garrett and Christian. In Dec of 2013, US Chief executive Barack Obama appointed her and Billie Jean Ruler, two openly gay sports activities celebrities, to his delegation for the upcoming Winter season Olympics.