33 - Christy Nelson
Christy Nelson
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: Rancho Bernardo
Position: UTY
Bats/Throws: R/R

Before Yale: Four-year starting shortstop at Rancho Bernardo High School... Earned All CIF honors all four years... Was in the top three on team in batting average, hits and RBIs in each of her four years... Named Female Scholar Athlete of the Year as a senior... Earned team's best defensive player award as a sophomore and Coaches Award as a senior... Team captain as a senior... Selected to Union-Tribune All-Academic Team following junior and senior years... Helped Rancho Bernardo to league and CIF Division I championships as a senior... Played for the San Diego Breakers 18-Gold team which qualified for nationals in 2008...

Personal: Selected as one of 10 Bronco Ambassadors as a senior at Rancho Bernardo and went to local elementary schools to educate students about character and the importance of being drug-free.