#4 Christine Szurek
|HOMETOWN||Andover, Minn. (Andover HS)|
2016 (Senior) Named to the 2016 All-NSIC First Team and DII Conference Commisioner's Association Women's Soccer All-Central Region Team... Played in all 20 games for the Beavers while recording 1 goal and 2 points as she made the switch from Midfielder to Defense... Helped lead the team to a 14-5-1 record and the 3rd best defense in the NSIC while playing a team high 1742 minutes.
Named to 2015 All-NSIC Second Team... She saw time in 19 games with 18 starts for the Beavers recording 14 points (third on the team) with five goals and four assists... Posted 17 shots on goal (.447)... Scored two game-winning goals in overtime, versus Missouri Western (Sept. 11) and Minnesota Duluth (Nov. 1).
Named to 2014 NSCAA All-Central Region Third Team... She statrted in all 19 games for the Beavers recording eight points (fourth on the team) with three goals and two assists.
Szurek played in 18 games for the Beavers and registered two starts… Recorded first career goal against Minnesota Crookston (Sept. 11) and first collegiate assist versus Missouri Western (Sept. 6)... Finished the season with two goals and one assist for five points... Posted 11 shots on goal (.579).
Prior to BSU
Szurek comes to Bemidji State from Andover High School where she was a four-year starter for the Huskies... A three-sport athlete at AHS... On the pitch, Szurek was an All-Northwest Suburban Conference Honorable Mention as selection as a junior (2011) before garnering all-conference laurels in 2012... As a senior, she captained the Huskies to an overall record of 13-2-1, second-place finish in the Northwest Suburban Conference standings and a trip to the Section 7AA championship game... Szurek has also been active in the North Metro Club program for the last six years and captained her team for five seasons.
Christine Marie Szurek... Born December 1, 1994... Daughter of Doug and Joann Szurek... Lettered four years in track and field, where she was a two-time all-conference pick, and one time in nordic skiing at Andover High School... In addition, Szurek held her own in the classroom... A member of the National Honor Society, she earned gold academic honors in 2010 and 2011 and silver academic honors in 2011 and 2012... Majoring in Elementary Education.
Career Single-Game Highs
Goals: 1, x11, last, vs Minnesota Crookston (9/3/16)
Assists: 2, Northern State, (10/18/14)
Points: 3, SW Minnesota State (10/10/15)
SOG: 3, Missouri Western, (9/11/15)