4 Anna Christensen
4 Anna Christensen
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Vernon Hills, Ill.
High School: Vernon Hills
Position: 3B
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Bats/Throws: R/R

2013: Played in and started 32 games during her senior year … CoSIDA Academic All-District first team … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … second on team in at-bats with 96 and runs with 17 … was the only Engineer to hit two triples throughout the season … drove in 12 runs … had a fielding percentage of .928.

2012: Played in and started all 33 games as a junior … led team in runs scored and walks, tied for second in RBI, ranked third in on-base percentage … .902 fielding percentage on 112 total chances … went 2-for-3 with two RBI and one run scored in win over Wentworth (4/11) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.

2011: Played in and started all 25 games as a sophomore … led the team with 79 at-bats and tied for the team lead with 89 total plate appearances … season-best four-game hit streak during spring trip … went 2-for-3 with a double against Clark (4/15) … two RBI and a run scored in a 9-1 win over Smith (3/26) … third on the team with 34 assists … had a .941 fielding percentage on 101 total chances … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.

Off the Diamond: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in management science and a concentration in economics … held internships with GE Energy and Novantas … Thomas J. Watson Memorial Scholarship … NEWMAC Softball Academic All-Conference Team … president of Network of Sloan Undergraduate Women … vice president of recruitment for Alpha Chi Omega sorority … Freshmen Leadership Program counselor.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Vernon Hills High School … all-conference and all-area as a senior … all-conference honorable mention as a junior … female scholar athlete of the year.