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    Christine Trezza  
    Christine Trezza

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Staten Island, NY

    High School:
    Notre Dame Academy

    Height:
    6-0

    Birthdate:
    01/13/1987


    AS A SENIOR: Third-year member of the varsity eight boat crew ... named team co-captain along with Lauren Buck ... copped second place in the opening race of the spring against Michigan State, posting a time of 7:47.14 ... earned a race victory the following day against Indiana and Purdue with a time of 5:33.00 ... at the San Diego Crew Classic, secured a spot in the petite final with a preliminary heat time of 6:51.07 ... went on to finish in third place of the final, behind only UCLA and Iowa, with a time of 7:02.39 ... earned a pair of third-place finishes at the four-team regatta at Ohio State ... finished the morning session race in a time of 6:31.54, crossing after Ohio State and Brown ... completed the course in 6:27.33 in the afternoon session, falling to Brown and Minnesota ... qualified for the grand final at the BIG EAST Championships by winning the preliminary heat in a time of 6:52.725 ... copped second place in the grand final behind Louisville, by posting a final time of 6:35.775 ... at the Central/South Regional Championship, earned a place in the petite final after finishing the preliminary heat in third place (6:39.59) and grabbing fifth place (6:17.00) in the semifinal heat ... helped her crew secure fifth place in the petite finals by posting a time of 6:24.10 ... participated with the varsity four "B" boat where the crew finished the course in eighth-place with a time of 18:11.80 at the Head of the Rock Regatta ... then rowed with the varsity eight "A" boat where the crew completed the course in 17:21.43 ... the time was good enough to place them in the "D" final where the boat finished with a time of 7:08.50 ... honored by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) as a National Scholar Athlete ... named to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team ... became a four-time recipient of a monogram award with the Irish program.

    AS A JUNIOR: Second-year member of varsity eight crew ... led the varsity eight blue to two first-place finishes and a second-place finish against Northeastern ... helped the varsity eight to a win over UCLA (7:25.1) at the Pac-10 Challenge ... took first and second in races versus Michigan State in the varsity eight ... helped capture first-place at the Indiana Invite with a time of 6:25.0 ... part of the varsity eight that captured two first-place finishes and a third-place finish at the Charles River Challenge ... member of the gold medal varsity eight crew at the BIG EAST Championship (6:43.60) for the second straight year ... finished second in the Petite Final at the Central/South Region Championships in the varsity eight with a time of 6:47.70 ... led Irish to a second-place finish at Head of the Rock in the varsity eight event with an impressive time of 15:42.05 ... at Cal-Sag contributed to an eighth-place finish out of 22 crews and then later in the day was a member of the lone winning Irish boat in the varsity eight final B division ... earned recognition on BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team for the second straight year ... awarded third monogram with the program ... one of five Irish rowers honored as National Scholar Athletes by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA).

    AS A SOPHOMORE: Moved to Notre Dame's top varsity eight boat, helping the Irish win their fourth straight BIG EAST Championship and second appearance in the team competition at the NCAA Championships ... her varsity eight boat advanced to the Petite Final at the NCAA Championship ... reached the Grand Finals with the varsity eight boat at the Central/South Region Championship (6:34.68) and finished ... won the gold medal in the varsity eight boat competition of the BIG EAST Championships (6:31.85), helping the Irish secure the team conference title ... defeated Virginia, Princeton, and George Washington in the varsity eight boat (6:19.1) ... varsity eight crew swept competition at the Windemere Classic, scoring victories over California (7:04.46), Stanford (7:17.03), and UCLA (6:46.50) ... sat in varsity eight boat for a second place finish with Clemson, Michigan State, and Michigan (6:54.50) ... rowed with varsity eight boat for a victory over Alabama and Cincinnati, posting a 6:38.31 time ... rowed with varsity eight crew against Tennessee and Minnesota ... placed seventh in varsity eight boat competition at the Head of the Rock ... honored as a National Scholar Athlete by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) ... named to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team.

    AS A FRESHMAN: Rowed in Notre Dame's top novice eight boat ... also rowed with several different varsity four crews ... earned a spot in varsity four boat at NCAA Championships and helped that crew to 11th-place finish overall after notching fifth in Petite Final with a time of 8:01.96 ... the finish helped Notre Dame earn a ninth-place finish overall in team standings in first-ever appearance in team competition ... her novice eight boat garnered three second-place finishes in regatta versus Tennessee and Minnesota ... won novice eight "A" race at Lubbers Cup in 7:37 and also was part of Notre Dame "A" boat in third varsity four race ... member of the novice eight team that rowed their way to an impressive third-place finish (19:03.34) at the Head of the Rock ... finished 22nd in the open eight in a time of 19:42.99 ... sat in the seat six in both races at the Head of the Rock.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Earned an impressive nine letters while at Notre Dame Academy, four in both basketball and volleyball and one in cross country ... led her volleyball team to two conference championships in her final two seasons while she served as team captain and was named MVP her junior year ... captained her basketball team in her junior and senior seasons while also earning the team MVP for three consecutive seasons, was named all conference and all city of her regional champion basketball team in her final campaign ... averaged 10.4 ppg, 12 rebounds, and 1 block in her career at Notre Dame Academy ... once scored 25 pts and had 15 rebounds in a playoff game ... three year captain of nationally ranked AAU team the Staten Island Rebels ... 2003 Connecticut all tournament MVP as a sophomore ... AAU team placed 2nd in USA Jr. Nationals in 2003 ... member of National Honor Society, president of student government, captain of the math team, "Who's Who Among American Athletes" award recipient ... was named class valedictorian with a GPA of 100.2 ... from the same hometown as current Irish basketball player Kyle McAlarney ... daughter of Anthony and Elide Trezza ... cousin Alex Trezza played baseball at the University of Stonybrook and is currently playing professionally ... has one older sister ... born January 13, 1987 in Brooklyn, N.Y. ... a member of Notre Dame Academic Honors Program for Student-Athletes ... enrolled in the College of Science as a biochemistry major.

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