Christina Faust
Christina Faust
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Macungie, Pa.
High School: Emmaus
Position: Distance

As a Junior in 2012-13: Took 3rd at Yale with a time of 5:23.79 in the mile… Competed in the 1000m event at The University of Rhode Island and finished with a time of 3:14.93… Crossed the line at 10:44.69 competing in the 3000m event at the Great Dane Classic… Took 7th at Boston University in the mile with a time of 5:17.92

As a Sophomore in 2011-12: Began the year with a third place finish out of 13 in the one mile event at the Yale Lid Lifter with a time of 5;27.59…Ran in the 3000m at the Yale Invitational and finished in 10:49.60…Competed in the one mile race at Rhode Island where she finished in 5:27.05…Was the 56th place finisher in the 3000m event at the Terrier Invitational with a time 10:38.26…Finished the one mile race at Dartmouth in 5;20.55, good for 18th place out of 46 runners…Was the 17th place finisher in the 3000m final at the NEC Championships with a time of 10:57.12…Finished up the year with a personal-best time of 10:26.81 in the 3000m at the New England Championships.

As a Freshman in 2010-11: Placed 10th in the 1,000-meters, after crossing the finish line in 3:11.53, at the Dartmouth Indoor Classic on Feb. 5…Participated in the 3k at the URI Invitational on Jan. 22, where she finished in 10:43.13…Ran the one-mile in a season-best time of 10:43.13.

Before Quinnipiac: Attended Emmaus High School, where she earned four varsity letters in both cross country and track...Her high school's cross country team was a PIAA State runner-up in 2006 and State Champions, for three years, in 2007-2009...Was LVC Cross Country Champions and District 11 Cross Country Champions for four-straight years...Selected as a 2007 and 2009 cross country LVC All-star...Was a Cross Country Scholar Athlete and a member of the Principal's honor roll for all four years...Received the HOSA scholarship award...Was a member of the Lehigh Valley Road Runners...Ran the 5k in 19:04; the 3,200m in 11:12; the 1,600m in 5;12; the 800m in 2:27; and the 4x800m in 2:23.

Personal: A Native of Macungie, Pa...Daughter of David and Annemarie Faust...Is one of three triplets. Her sisters Amanda and Brianna are also on the women's cross country and track teams at Quinnipiac...Studying to be a physician's assistant.