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

As a Junior in 2012: Participated in seven-of-nine races Quinnipiac schedule throughout the season…Started the year with a 15th place result in the Stony Brook Invitational after a time of 16:00.24 which also put her a season-best third-fastest on the team…Ran the Nassaney Memorial Race in 19:56.5 which put her in 59th place overall out of 183 and ninth-fastest among Quinnipiac competitors…Posted a time of 20:08.8 in the Quinnipiac Invitational for a 15th place finish…Crossed the line in 24:19 at the Paul Short Invitational…Put together a season-best time of 19:16.5 in the New England Sub-Varsity Championships to finish in 40th place among a group of 235 runners which was also good for fourth-fastest on the team…Closed out the year with a 24:44 in the Princeton Invitational followed by a 11:24.4 in the CCSU Mini Meet to finish 55th out of 144.

As a Sophomore in 2011: Helped the Bobcats earn their seventh consecutive Northeast Conference Championship on Oct. 29 finishing with 20:00.09…Participated in the Central Connecticut Cross Country Mini-Meet on Oct. 21 with an 18th place finish at 10:54…Ran a 23:28 in the Paul Short Women Gold 6k on Sep. 30…Placed 18th at the Monmouth Invitational with 19:26.50…Finished in 20:22 at the Fordham University Invitational on Sep. 10…Placed 15th at the Stony Brook Invitational with 15:35 on Sep. 3.

As a Freshman in 2010: Ran in the sub varsity race at the New England Championships on Oct. 9, crossing the finish line in 19:44…Finished the Paul Short Invitational on Oct. 1 in 23:34…Ran the Quinnipiac Invitational on Sept. 18 in 19:03…Participated in the CCSU Invitational on Sept. 11, where she finished in 18:42…Finished second for the Bobcats and fifth overall at the Seawolves Invitational on Sept. 4, finishing in 15:40.02.

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.