27 Christina Doherty
27 Christina Doherty
Height: 5-11
Year: So.
Hometown: Bernardsville, N.J.
High School: Kent Place
Position: M
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Pierson

2013 (Sophomore): Led team in ground balls (36) for the second straight season ... Led team in caused turnovers (16) ... Second on team in draw controls (35) ... Nine goals, nine assists ... Started all 15 games for the second straight season.

2012 (Freshman): Led team in draw controls (36) and ground balls (32) ... Added five goals and three assists ... Started all 15 games.

High school: Played lacrosse and soccer … Captained lacrosse team and was all-state prep division, all-county, all-conference and team MVP as a junior and as a senior … All-state as a senior … Led team in assists, draw controls and ground balls and was second on team with 44 goals as a senior … Team was Prep State finalists in 2011 and county finalists in 2010 … Captained soccer team as a senior.

Club teams: Played for STEPS Elite with Yale teammate Emily Rutland … Also played for Schoolgirls.

Notes: Grandfather, father, Kelly, and older brother Matt all played lacrosse at Princeton … Older brother Nick plays lacrosse at Villanova … Mother, Susan, ran track and played soccer at Princeton … Uncle Michael attended Yale.

Why Yale? “I chose Yale because of its rigorous academics and promising athletics.”