22 Michelle Christian
2006: Totaled two points with one goal on season ... NIU Victory Scholar (3.50 gpa and above) for fourth consecutive year ... Started 8 of the 15 games played ... Scored a goal in 4-0 season opening victory vs. Eastern Washington (8-25), converting only shot attempt of the season ... One of three juniors to earn a letter.
2005: Came off the bench and played in first two contests before suffering a season-ending injury ... NIU Victory Scholar.
2004: One of seven players to see action in every contest and recorded seven starts on defense ... Earned Victory Scholar award.
2003: Redshirted ... Earned NIU Victory Scholar award.
High School: Honorable mention All-State according to Minnesota High School Soccer Coaches Association following senior season which capped three-year varsity career as standout defender ... Part of Apple Valley stonewall which registered 31 shutout victories over three seasons ... First-team All-Lake Conference selection in final two years ... Tallied three goals as a senior captain from defensive position and earned team MVP when AVHS claimed sectional and Lake Conference crowns ... Junior year saw Eagles allow just eight goals all season and notching 13 shutouts ... Scored four goals and set up three others during sophomore season ... Earned team's Rookie of the Year plaque on Apple Valley conference championship squad, which had 11 shutouts as part of 14-1-5 campaign ... Found back of net twice during first prep season ... Earned two varsity letters in track and field and one in ice hockey ... National Honor Society member and three-time academic letterwinner.
Personal: Played for Valley United Soccer Club from 1996-2002 in addition to AAU participation in basketball and track ... Biological Sciences major.