HASANI WHITFIELD played at Caldwell College from 2001-2005. During his career as a Cougar he earned three All-CACC, two ACBA/Rawlings Northeast All Region honors and the 2005 CACC Player of the Year award. In 2003, Hasani had one of the most successful seasons not only in Caldwell College history but in CACC history. As a Sophomore, Hasani ended the season with a .462 Batting average which was good for 7th in nation for NCAA Division II. When Hasani’s career was over at Caldwell he left as the all-time career hits leader along with the career leader in other statistical categories.
Since Hasani’s playing days he has been coaching travel club teams as well as passing along his knowledge to players during various clinics. Recently Hasani was hired as assistant coach at Union County Community College. Hasani was also recently inducted into the Caldwell College Athletics Hall of Fame. Hasani has a very successful approach to the plate which made him one of the best hitters in Caldwell College history as well as the CACC’s history. Now he looks to pass on his knowledge to young players today.