College: Caulfield is entering his first season playing for the Red Hawks. He is a member of Alpha Chi, a national honor society for academic excellence.
High School: Caulfield attended Central Valley High School.
Personal: Kris is the son of Mark Caulfield. He served in the U.S. Air Force for over eight years. He has played guitar since he was 13 years old and in late 2011, he founded one of the most popular rock bands in Redding (From Ashes To Empires), of which he is the lead guitarist. In 2005, he averaged 249.66 and took second place overall in the North Carolina State Bowling Tournament (Singles Division). His career goal is to become a CPA.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I looked into attending Duke, Texas, USC, UCLA, and Chico State, yet ultimately decided I wanted to remain close to home (Redding) after being honorably discharged from the Air Force."