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    Christy Turner
    Christy Turner

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Orlando, Fla.

    High School:
    Timber Creek

    Height:
    5-5

    Position:
    M



    06/20/2014

    Senior Wildcats Celebrate 2014 Commencement

    Alyssa Leonard named Northwestern's top female athlete of 2013-14

    05/28/2014

    NU Ends Year With School-Record 220 Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Fully 64 percent of eligible Northwestern student-athletes are Academic All-Big Ten

    05/04/2014

    Gators Come From Behind to Clip 'Cats, Claim ALC Crown

    Wildcats' NCAA Tournament destination will be announced Sunday night

    05/02/2014

    Northwestern Outlasts Ohio State, 9-8, Advances to ALC Championship

    Wildcats seize first lead with 13:22 remaining; Leonard, Turner net hat tricks

    05/01/2014

    'Cats Claw Past Commodores, 12-9, at ALC Tournament

    Kara Mupo matches a career high with five goals

    2014: Completed her second year as a team captain ... 87 career games played with 66 starts ... Took on a more prominent role in the attack from the start of the season, scoring 17 goals and adding 10 assists in 2014 after totaling seven goals and two assists through first three seasons ... Ended her career with at least one goal in her last 11 games played ... Contributed two points to early-season win over Marquette on Feb. 25 ... Also had one goal and one assist at Ohio State ... One helper at Michigan ... Scored once at UMass ... Registered one assist in win over No. 1 North Carolina ... Scored on her only shot attempt at Penn ... Contributed two points vs. Johns Hopkins ... One goal and two caused turnovers against her homestate Florida Gators ... Scored once vs. USC at Wrigley Field and added a career-high-tying three ground balls ... Notched her first career hat trick in NU's 9-8 win over Ohio State in the ALC Tournament semifinals ... One goal and one assist in both of NU's first two games of the 2014 NCAA Tournament (vs. Louisville, at Florida) before finishing with one goal in her final game, an NCAA semifinal loss to Maryland ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2013: 2013 co-captain ... NU's 2013 Big Ten Sportsmanship Award recipient ... Recorded her first career two-goal game in 2013 opener vs. UMass ... Two caused turnovers, one ground ball and one caused turnover at USC ... Tied a career high with two draw controls at UNC ... One goal in home-opener vs. Boston College ... One draw control and one caused turnover vs. Harvard ... Handed out one assist in 9-8 win over Ohio State ... Pair of caused turnovers at Virginia ... Recorded two ground balls vs. Penn ... Netted a free position goal in NCAA quarterfinal victory over Penn State ... One ground ball and one draw control in semifinal loss to North Carolina ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2012: Started all 23 games on defense after playing as a key reserve during freshman campaign ... Helped NU post the second-best scoring defense in the country at 7.48 goals allowed per game ... 22 ground balls and two goals on the year ... Played in front of hometown Orlando crowd at U.S. Lacrosse Champion Challenge preseason event ... One draw control and career-high three ground balls at Syracuse ... Contributed a ground ball and a caused turnover vs. Oregon ... Recorded her first career assist, three ground balls and two caused turnvoers to win at Louisville ... Scooped up a pair of ground balls vs. William & Mary ... Scored her first goal of the year on a coast-to-coast run vs. UMass ... Career-best two draw controls vs. Vanderbilt ... Pair of ground balls vs. Virginia ... Two caused turnovers in each game of ALC Championship ... Also scored on length-of-the-field run vs. Johns Hopkins ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2011: Saw significant minutes as a reserve defender for NU, appearing in 21 games with two starts ... Also moved into the midfield late in the season and scored her first career goal in an NCAA quarterfinal win over Albany (5/21) ... Finished with eight ground balls, with her season-high two coming vs. Ohio State (4/22) ... Seven caused turnovers and one draw control ... Played in all four NCAA Championship games ... Helped NU post an 8.57 goals against average for the year, eighth-best in Division I.

    High School: Four-year letterwinner at Timber Creek, helping pace the Wolves to the district championship in 2007, 2008 and 2009 and a runner-up finish in 2010 ... First team All-American in 2009 and honorable mention in 2010 ... All-State honorable mention in 2008 ... Four-time first team All-District selection ... Three-time first team All-Region selection ... Named to All-Central Florida first team in 2009 and 2010 ... Served as team captain and named Most Valuable Player as a senior ... Finished her prep career with 185 goals and 92 assists ... Coached by Randy Polito (2007-09) and Fern Kidder (2010) ... Played for a number of different club teams ... National Honor Society member ... Honor roll student ... Army National Scholar-Athlete Award winner (2009) ... National Society of High School Scholars selection ... Orlando SentinelClassroom Star (March 2009).

    Personal: Born Christy Lee Turner ... Daughter of Darrell and Tracy Turner ... Accumulated 240 hours of community service in high school by junior coaching and assisting with the Special Olympics ... Majoring in journalism.

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    Turner's Career Highs

    Goals 2, vs. Massachusetts (2/8/13)
    Assists 1, eight times, most recent vs. Johns Hopkins (4/13/14)
    Points 2, five times, most recent vs. Johns Hopkins (4/13/14)
    Ground Balls 3, two times, most recent vs. USC (4/26/14)
    Draw Controls 2, two times most recent at North Carolina (2/22/13)
    Caused Turnovers 2, seven times, most recent vs. Florida (4/19/14)