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Christine Johnson
Player Profile:
Christine Johnson 956772
Position: Defense
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Reading, Mass.
High School: Reading

2016: America East Co-Defensive Player of the Year and All-Conference First Team... IWLCA All-Northeast Region player... Preseason Inside Lacrosse Honorable Mention All-American... America East All-Academic Team member with 3.33 GPA... Started all 17 games at close defense, finishing with 18 caused turnovers, 22 ground balls, 21 draw controls and two goals... Tied for fifth in the America East in caused turnovers per game (1.33) and ground balls per game (2.00)... Scored two goals in victory vs. Villanova (3/13)... A trio of caused turnovers, draw controls and ground balls each in home win vs. Binghamton (4/6)... Four caused turnovers, three ground balls and three draw controls in win vs. UMass Lowell (4/16), following with three caused turnovers and two ground balls in road victory at Dartmouth (4/18).

2015: America East All-Conference First Team selection for the second consecutive season...Lead the team with 36 draws...Helped the Danes to a .886 clearing percentage...Scored her fifth career goal at UMass Lowell (3/21)...Won a career-high seven draws against Central Conn. (3/7).

2014: Earned a spot on the America East All-Conference First Team...Started all 17 games...Ranked second on the team with 36 draw controls...A key part of UAlbany's .905 clearing percentage...Recorded an assist against Hofstra (3/22)...Won a single-game career high five draws against Cornell (3/16). 

2013: Named to the America East All-Rookie team after scoring four goals and recording seven points for the Great Danes...Also picked up 10 draw control victories. 

High School: A four-year letterwinner at Reading High School ... Scored over 150 goals during her four years at Reading ... Was named a captain her senior season ... Named to the Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic Team ... Was the Middlesex League Player of the Year.

Personal: A human biology major and psychology minor...Daughter of Dave and Judy Johnson.

CAREER STATS

Season GP G A Pts SOG SOG% GB DC Dsv TO CT
2013 15 4 3 7 7 .636 6 10 0 5 2
2014 17 0 1 1 4 .500 20 36 0 8 11
2015 19 1 0 1 3 1.000 19 36 0 7 9
2016 17 2 0 2 7 .778 22 21 0 10 18
TOTAL 68 7 4 11 21 .677 67 103 0 30 40

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Points: 3, Manhattan, Mar 11, 2013 
Goals: 2, Villanova, Mar 13, 2016
Assists: 2, Manhattan, Mar 11, 2013 
Shots: 6, Villanova, Mar 13, 2016 
Ground balls: 5, at Syracuse, Apr 19, 2015 
Draw controls: 6, Central Connecticut, Mar 07, 2015 
Free-position goals: 1, Manhattan, Mar 11, 2013 
Caused turnovers: 4, UMass Lowell, Apr 16, 2016

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