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 2017 season ranked fourth on Brown’s career shutout list with 14 career shutouts.

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 competes in track and field at Lehigh … Plans to concentrate in Engineering. 

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