Columbia Field Hockey BIO
00 Christie O'Hara

2012: Started 14 games in goal for the Lions... Finished the season with 123 saves and an 8-7 record... Posted a shutout against Bucknell on September 8... Recorded a season-high 17 saves in the season opener at Richmond... Finished with a .759 save percentage for the year... Had four games with over 10 saves: Richmond, Princeton, Dartmouth, and Yale.

2011: Earned Longstreth/NFCA Division I All-Mideast Region Second Team honors … garnered First Team All-Ivy League accolades ... enjoyed one of the finest seasons in by a Columbia goalkeeper, playing in and starting 15 games … set new career bests with 120 saves and a .784 save percentage … .784 save percentage ranked seventh in the nation and second in the Ivy League … 8.0 saves-per-game average tied for the 11th-best mark in the nation and ranked third in the Ivy League … posted a 7-8 record with one shutout … recorded three double-digit save performances … posted 11 saves in 4-2 win at La Salle … made 12 saves at Hofstra … tied career high with 13 saves at No. 5 Syracuse

2010: Started all 17 games in goal ... finished with 95 saves and a .704 saves percentage ... made a career-high 13 saves against Yale ... also recorded 10 saves against Princeton and Lafayette ... picked up a shutout in Lions' 2-0 win against Monmouth

2009: Played in 13 games as a first-year, making 12 starts ... finished 6-6 on the season ... had a career-high 12 saves against Cornell and Princeton ... picked up two shutouts against Brown and Holy Cross ... finished with 1.92 goals against average and .733 save percentage ... named to the NFHCA Academic Squad.

At John Burroughs School: Four-year letter winner in field hockey ... team captain as a senior ... first team All-Metro in 2008 ... All-West Region as a senior ... Junior Olympic gold medalist in 2007 ... Futures Elite and Olympic Development selection 2007, 2008, 2009.

Personal: Psychology major ... daughter of Susan and Steve O'Hara ... born in Orange County, Calif.

 

CAREER STATISTICS
SEASON GP MINUTES GA GAAvg SAVES SAVE % W L T SHO
2009 13 874:46 24 1.92 66 .733 6 6 0 2
2010 16 1185:34 40 2.36 95 .704 10 6 0 1
2011 15 1090:56 33 2.12 120 .784 7 8 0 1
2012 15 1042:22 39 2.62 123 .759 8 7 0 1
TOTAL 59 4193:38 136 2.27 404 .748 31 27 0 5

Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'8"
Year: Junior
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: John Burroughs
College: CC
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