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Christina Solverson
Christina Solverson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tucson, Ariz.

High School:
Ironwood Ridge

Height:
5-8

Position:
Setter

Major:
Polymer and Fibers Engineering

SEC Academic Honor Roll

2011:
Team captain ... Played in 27 of 30 matches, making five starts and competing in 77 sets ... Ranked second on the team with 337 assists (4.38/set) as the Tigers ran a 6-2 offense for most of the season ... Had a season-high 29 assists vs. South Carolina (11/18) ... Had first double-double of season and 11th of her career with 20 assists and 13 digs vs. LSU (11/4) ... Matched career-high with three kills and also had 22 assists in win over Alabama (10/30) ... Led team with 16 assists in win over Florida A&M (9/10) ... Had kill, 15 assists and seven digs vs. No. 18 Oklahoma (9/10) ... Had career-high three service aces in loss to Missouri (9/4) ... Led team with nine digs in win over Alabama A&M (8/30); was one dig shy of double-double (15 assists).

2010:
Played in all 34 matches and 120 of 121 sets, making 32 starts ... Served as the team's primary setter, leading the way with 740 assists (6.17/set) ... Tallied double-digit assists in 32 matches ... Set a career-high with 38 assists in five-set victory over Alabama (Nov. 19) ... Recorded a season-high 13 digs at Georgia (Nov. 24) while added 30 assists for one of three double-doubles on the season ... Had her first double-double of the year against Mississippi State, recording 20 assists and 11 digs (Oct. 1) ... Also had a double-double against Ole Miss with 29 assists and 12 digs (Nov. 14) ... Equaled a season-high with two kills and had 25 assists in the Tigers' NCAA Tournament victory over Missouri State (Dec. 2) ... Had three service aces along with 30 assists and eight digs in five-set loss to No. 1 Florida (Nov. 7) ... Named to War Eagle Invitational All-Tournament team ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2009:
Saw playing time in all 31 matches for Auburn with19 starts as a sophomore ... Led the squad with 608 total assists and had a team-best 5.48 assists-per-set average ... Had a season-best 33 assists at Arkansas ... Finished fourth on the team with 215 digs and with a 1.94 digs-per-set average ... Tallied a season-high 18 digs in Auburn's five-set victory over Tennessee ... Concluded the season with eight double-double matches, with her first coming against UAB (26 assists, 10 digs) ... Recorded 25 or more assists on eight occasions ... Had a team-best 292 assists in SEC competition ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2008:
Her collegiate debut came against Mercer, having a season-best 32 assists and four digs ... Made her first career start as a Tiger came against New Orleans at the War Eagle Invitational ... Played in 25 of Auburn's 31 matches, seeing seven starts ... Finished second on the team in total assists, recording 117 on the season and averaging 2.09 per set.

High School:
Lettered in volleyball and basketball for Ironwood Ridge High School, and was the starting setter for her final three years ... Voted a Wendy's Heisman award State Finalist ... Named the Southern Arizona Player of the Year and selected to the Southern Arizona All Region First Team ... Earned IRHS Player of the Year of the year honors and earned the scholar-athlete award ... Named the Tucson Citizen Player of the Year ... Selected to the ArizonaVarsity.com All-State team as a senior ... Holds Ironwood Ridge High School records in career assists, assists in a match, single-season assists, digsin a match and single-season digs ... As a senior, she tallied 990 assists, posting 7.9 per set, and led the team with 280 digs ... Led her team to a 33-9 mark as a senior and an undefeated regional record, resulting in an appearance in the state semifinals

Personal:
Full name is Christina Ann Solverson ... Daughter of John and Cathy Solverson ... Has one sister, Katie, and a brother, Matt ... Volunteered with the Special Olympics in Arizona.

Year Sets MP Kills KPS E TA Pct. Ast. APS SA SAPS SE Digs DPS RE BS BA TB BPS
2008 56 25 1 0.02 6 17 -.294 117 2.09 1 0.02 7 28 0.50 0 0 1 1 0.02
2009 111 31 18 0.16 9 54 .167 608 5.48 5 0.05 17 215 1.94 0 0 5 5 0.05
2010 120 34 14 0.12 9 51 .098 740 6.17 17 0.14 37 189 1.58 0 0 2 2 0.02
2011 77 27 18 0.23 9 55 .164 337 4.38 9 0.12 21 105 1.36 0 0 0 0 0.00
TOTAL 364 117 51 0.14 33 177 .102 1802 4.95 32 0.09 82 597 1.64 0 0 8 8 0.02