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Anna Christian
Player Profile:
Anna Christian 2888043
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Moorhead, Minn.
High School: Moorhead High School
Major: Pre-Nursing

Cross Country (Freshman):
Competed in four meets as a freshman … Debuted at the Bison Open  … Ran a season-best 5K of 21 minutes, 43 seconds at Montana State … Earned first letter.

Indoor (Freshman): Named to Big Sky All-Academic team. 

Outdoor (Freshman): Earned a personal record in the 800-meters with a run of 2:28.83 at the Jim Duncan Invitational … Earned first track letter. 

Before UND
A 2016 graduate of Moorhead High School ... Lettered four times in both cross country and track ... Named Rookie of the Year in both sports in 2012-13 ... Earned cross country team's Coaches Award in 2015 ... Also lettered once in Nordic skiing ... Earned academic all-state honors in that sport ... Served as team captain of all three teams as a senior ... Class Salutatorian.

Majoring in pre-nursing ... Daughter of Eddie and Lisa Christian ... Father played hockey at UND from 1980-81 to 1983-84 and was a member of UND's 1982 NCAA championship team ... Older sister, Morgan, ran track and cross country at Concordia College ... Older brothers, Jordy (St. Cloud State) and Bryant (American International), both played collegiate hockey at St. Cloud State University ... Uncle, Dave Christian, played hockey at UND from 1977-78 to 1978-79, was a member of the 1980 "Miracle on Ice" U.S. Olympic team and enjoyed a 15-year NHL career ... Cousin, Brock Nelson, played at UND from 2010-11 to 2011-12 and is currently in his fourth season with the NHL's New York Islanders.

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