9 Christine Thexton
9 Christine Thexton
Height: 5-11
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Richmond, Va.
High School: Collegiate School
Position: Midfield

Career Highs
Ground Balls: 2 (John Hopkins, 3/17/12)
Caused turnovers: 1 (twice, most recent Syracuse, 3/31/12)

Freshman · 2012
Had one ground ball against Cornell ... Collected two ground balls and caused one turnover versus Johns Hopkins ... Won one draw against Syracuse ... Grabbed one ground ball in win versus Holy Cross ... Scored her first career goal and picked up a ground ball in win over Columbia ... Grabbed one ground ball in win against Dartmouth.

Before Harvard
Lettered four times in lacrosse and three times in volleyball and track … Elected captain of the lacrosse and volleyball teams as a senior … Named all-league in lacrosse as a junior and senior … Chosen to all-state and Under Armour All-American teams in 2011 … Honored as an Academic All-American as a junior and senior … Named first-team all-state in the 4x200 meter relay and third-team all-state in the 4x400 meter relay and 55 meter hurdles in 2010 … Earned second-team all-state honors in the 4x800 meter relay in 2011 … Presented lacrosse coach’s award in 2010 and team award in 2011 … Led lacrosse team in draw controls, second in assists and third in goals as a senior … Helped run fundraising regatta for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society … Cousin, Alex Thexton, is in the class of 2014 and plays soccer at Hampden-Sydney College.