18 Christine Etzel
18 Christine Etzel
Height: 5-11
Year: Junior
Hometown: Madison, Conn.
High School: Choate Rosemary Hall
Position: GK
gp 16
gs 16
min 1468:48
ga 15
gaa 0.92
sv 64

Notes: Enters the 2018 season ranked third on Brown’s career shutouts list with 19 shutouts, fourth on Brown’s career wins list with 27 wins, and 10th on Brown’s career saves list with 209 saves.

2017 | Stats: Gained Honorable Mention All-Ivy honors … Garnered Second Team NEWISA All-New England accolades … Earned Ivy League Player of the Week on Oct. 30 … Served team as co-captain … In Ivy play, ranked second in the conference in shutouts (four), third in goals-against average (.561), and third in save percentage (.879) … Started all 16 games … Played 1,469 of a possible 1,475 minutes on the year … Posted five shutouts with a 0.92 GAA and .810 save percentage on the year … Notched an 11-5-0 record with 64 total saves … Compiled Ivy shutouts vs. Dartmouth (Sept. 24), at Harvard (Oct. 14), at Cornell (Oct. 21), and vs. Penn (Oct. 28) … Made a season-high eight saves at Rhode Island (Aug. 27) … Helped the Bears post four shutouts in Ivy League play for the first time since 1992 … Helped Brown post its most wins (11) since 2000 (13 wins).

2016 | Stats: Won the Ivy League’s Defensive Player of the Year award unanimously … Earned First Team All-Ivy honors unanimously … Garnered First Team NSCAA All-Mid-Atlantic and Honorable Mention ECAC All-Star accolades … Took home Second Team NEWISA All-New England laurels … Gained Ivy League Player of the Week and a spot on the TopDrawerSoccer Team of the Week on Sept. 26 … Ranked second in the NCAA in save percentage (0.921), fourth in goals-against average (0.361) and 13th in shutouts (10) at the end of the regular season … Led the Ivy League in goals against (six), GAA, total saves (70), save percentage, and shutouts … Ranked second in a single season at Brown with 10 shutouts and 0.361 GAA and third with a 0.921 save percentage … Started all 16 games … Played 1,495 of a possible 1,540 minutes on the year, only leaving the field for the second half at Holy Cross (Oct. 11) … Logged a 9-2-5 record on the season … Made a season-high 14 saves vs. Harvard (Oct. 15) … Stopped nine shots at Buffalo (Sept. 1) … Turned aside seven shots vs. Sacred Heart (Sept. 21) and at Princeton (Oct. 8) … Saved a penalty kick at Lafayette (Sept. 11) … Allowed just one goal over the first nine matches of the season … … Helped Brown rank second in the NCAA in save percentage (0.918), fifth in GAA (.409), and 10th in shutout percentage (0.625) as a team at the end of the regular season … Helped Brown finish second in the Ivy League standings, marking its highest finish in the league table since winning the conference title in 1994 … Won the team’s Ridgley Most Valuable Player Award.

2015 | Stats: Earned Honorable Mention All-Ivy honors … Gained Ivy League Rookie of the Week accolades on three occasions (Sept. 28, Nov. 2, Nov. 9) … Ranked second in the Ivy League in total saves (75) and save percentage (83.3 percent) … Played in and started 15 games … Appeared in 1,364 of a possible 1,499 minutes … Finished the year with four shutouts, a 7-6-2 record, 15 goals allowed, and a 0.99 goals-against average … Made five or more saves in each of nine matches … Stopped a season-high eight shots in each of two games – at Massachusetts (Sept. 17) and vs. Sacred Heart (Sept. 23) … Chipped in an assist on the game-winning goal vs. Florida Atlantic (Sept. 13) … Won the team’s Arlene Gorton ’52 Rookie of the Year Award.

Before Brown: Compiled a 34-3-3 record over final two seasons, allowing just 12 goals over that span … Recorded 14 shutouts in 2015 … Led team to WWNEPSSA Class A Championships in 2014 and 2015 … Played for U.S. Youth Soccer Region 1 ODP … Won MVP in game against U20 Costa Rica National Team … Played for coaches Rick Koczak and George Kostelis … Also competed in basketball and crew … Played on the club level for Connecticut FC.

Personal: Born on June 2, 1997 … Daughter of Thomas and Michele Etzel … Has an older sister, Nicole, and a twin sister, Danielle; Danielle plays soccer for Harvard, Nicole competed in track and field at Lehigh … Biology concentrator. 

CAREER HIGHS:
Saves: 14, vs. Harvard (10/15/16)

Recent Games
Sep 30 at Columbia L, 1-0
Oct 7 Princeton L, 2-1
Oct 14 at Harvard W, 1-0
Oct 21 at Cornell W, 1-0
Oct 28 Penn W, 1-0
Nov 4 at Yale L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 16 7
Games started 16 7
Minutes 1468:48 642:05
Goals against 15 4
Goals-against average 0.92 0.56
Saves 64 29
Save pct .810 .879
Wins 11 4
Losses 5 3
Ties 0 0
Shutouts 5/0 4/0
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv%
Aug 25 Maine W, 2-1 1 97:17 1 0.93 2 .667
Aug 27 at Rhode Island W, 3-2 1 103:57 2 1.73 8 .800
Aug 31 at Hartford W, 4-0 1 84:01 0 0.00 3 1.000
Sep 2 at Vermont L, 2-1 1 91:28 2 1.97 3 .600
Sep 7 Providence L, 3-1 1 90:00 3 3.00 5 .625
Sep 10 Lafayette W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 1 .500
Sep 14 at Massachusetts W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Sep 17 Central Conn. St. W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 4 .800
Sep 20 Sacred Heart W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 3 .750
Sep 24 Dartmouth W, 1-0 1 91:24 0 0.00 2 1.000
Sep 30 at Columbia L, 1-0 1 96:46 1 0.93 7 .875
Oct 7 Princeton L, 2-1 1 90:00 2 2.00 3 .600
Oct 14 at Harvard W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Oct 21 at Cornell W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 5 1.000
Oct 28 Penn W, 1-0 1 93:55 0 0.00 4 1.000
Nov 4 at Yale L, 1-0 1 90:00 1 1.00 4 .800
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2015-16 15 15 90:55 1.00 0.99 5.00 .833
2016-17 16 16 93:26 .38 0.36 4.38 .921
2017-18 16 16 91:48 .94 0.92 4.00 .810
Total 47 47 92:04 .77 0.75 4.45 .853
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2015-16 15 15 1363:42 15 0.99 75 .833 7 6 2 4/1
2016-17 16 16 1495:00 6 0.36 70 .921 9 2 5 10/0
2017-18 16 16 1468:48 15 0.92 64 .810 11 5 0 5/0
Total 47 47 4327:30 36 0.75 209 .853 27 13 7 19/1
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 16 16 91:48 .94 0.92 4.00 .810
Conference 7 7 91:44 .57 0.56 4.14 .879
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -
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Home 8 8 91:34 1.13 1.11 3.00 .727
Away 8 8 92:02 .75 0.73 5.00 .870
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - -
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Wins 11 11 91:52 .55 0.53 3.82 .875
Losses 5 5 91:39 1.80 1.77 4.40 .710
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August 3 3 95:05 1.00 0.95 4.33 .813
September 8 8 91:12 1.13 1.11 3.88 .775
October 4 4 90:59 .50 0.49 4.00 .889
November 1 1 90:00 1.00 1.00 4.00 .800
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 16 16 1468:48 15 0.92 64 .810 11 5 0 5/0
Conference 7 7 642:05 4 0.56 29 .879 4 3 0 4/0
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - 0/0
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Home 8 8 732:36 9 1.11 24 .727 6 2 0 2/0
Away 8 8 736:12 6 0.73 40 .870 5 3 0 3/0
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - 0/0
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Wins 11 11 1010:34 6 0.53 42 .875 11 0 0 5/0
Losses 5 5 458:14 9 1.77 22 .710 0 5 0 0/0
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August 3 3 285:15 3 0.95 13 .813 3 0 0 0/0
September 8 8 729:38 9 1.11 31 .775 5 3 0 2/0
October 4 4 363:55 2 0.49 16 .889 3 1 0 3/0
November 1 1 90:00 1 1.00 4 .800 0 1 0 0/0