44 Christina Carlson
44 Christina Carlson
Height: 6-0
Year: RS Sophomore
Hometown: Bartlett, Ill.
High School: Bartlett
Previous College: San Jose State
Position: Forward

2012-13: Will utilize a redshirt season after transferring from San Jose State University. 

Made nine appearances for San Jose State as a true freshman ... made her college debut at UC Davis (Nov. 16) … pulled down 16 rebounds including three at UNLV (Nov. 19).

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year varsity letterwinner at Bartlett High School in Illinois, where she led the Hawks to a 28-2 record as a senior and was named a McDonalds All-American nominee ... won back-to-back Upstate Eight Conference titles as a junior and senior … earned All-Upstate Eight Conference honors twice … finished her prep career among the all-time top 10 at Bartlett in rebounds and blocked shots … played club basketball for the Full Package under head coach Elliot Whitefield, winning a state title as a prep freshman ... also lettered twice in track & field.

PERSONAL: Born in Bartlett, Ill. … daughter of Theresa and Ken Carlson … has one older brother, Kurtis, who played college football at Beloit College … enjoys horseback riding and reading in her spare time … excellent prep student, graduating with honors from Bartlett High School and earning academic all-conference honors in each eligible season … Illinois State Scholar … majoring in Psychology and plans to minor in Spanish ... will pursue an advanced degree upon graduation.