GENERAL:Very athletic player with great leaping ability...Quick learner...Has a high ceiling.
2012: Played in 15 matches and 23 sets...Killed eight of 13 attacks (.462) in win at Saint Peter's (9/22)...Started and killed four of eight attacks in key win at Marist (11/3).
BEFORE SIENA:Lettered four years at middle blocker at Absegami, starting the last three...Played club volleyball for East Coast Crush.
PERSONAL/COMMUNITY:Daughter of Wayne and Tracie Monroe...Worked at a nursing home for three summers (2009-11)...Helped coach the PAL volleyball leagues for children.
COACH PIERRE SAYS: "Christina is improving rapidly. She is very strong and could explode anytime."
GETTING TO KNOW CHRISTINA: Nickname: Tina Major: Marketing What I like most about Siena College: The well-kept campus grounds What I like most about my sport: All the new teammates/friends I've made other the years. What I like most about coach: The songs he makes up during practice Another Siena sport I follow: Men's and women's Basketball Player I most relate to on the team: Anita Jackson Best moment of the previous season: Making it to the MAAC Championship match My goal for the upcoming season: Win the MAAC Championships My hobbies are: Arts & crafts What is one thing you can't live without: My mom If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Cuba If I was stuck on a deserted island, the one thing I would bring: A grocery store My biggest fan: My dad My before game/meet routine: Listen to good music Best advice I have ever received: Get a job you love, not just one that pays the most Most embarrassing moment: Falling up the staircase in high school Person I look up to the most: My cousin Tiara Three words that describe me: Thoughtful, hardworking and devoted If I could meet anyone, it would be: My grandmother (father's side) Sport/position I always wanted to try: Tennis My dream car: Range Rover FAVORITES Reality TV show: Love & Hip Hop Class at Siena: Q-Bus Vacation spot: Puerto Rico Color: Green Website: Pintrest Type of ice cream: Vanilla Phone app: Vine Animal: Peacock Food: Shrimp Movie: Best Man Pro athlete: LeBron James Number: 21 Actor:Zoe Saldana