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    All In The Family

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM Senior Christie Gardner is the last in a long family line of Big Ten volleyballers.
    NUSPORTSDOTCOM
    Senior Christie Gardner is the last in a long family line of Big Ten volleyballers.
    NUSPORTSDOTCOM

    Oct. 13, 2005

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Senior Christie Gardner (West Bend, Wis./West Bend East) is the youngest member of a Big Ten volleyball tradition. One of the most prolific defensive players in NU history, Gardner and at least one of her three sisters have been playing the sport in the conference every year since 1997.

    Click to the Big Ten Web site to read about the Gardner family legacy, currently being featured on the site.