Colonials Return to the Pitch on Friday
Colonials Capture Most Postseason Awards in 12 Years
Colonials Clinch Bid to A-10 Championship for Second Straight Season
Colonials Secure 10-Win Season For First Time Since 2003
Junior Emily Brown Scores Game-Winning Penalty Kick in First Half
GW vs. Loyola (9.24.2013) Photos by Mitchell Layton
GW vs. Saint Francis (9.01.2013) Photo by: Greg Fiume
GW vs. Butler (10.26.2012) Photos by George Kubas II
GW vs. Saint Louis (10.28.2012) Photo by: Mitchell Layton
GW vs. Howard - 9.21.2012 Photo by: George Kubas II
2014: Named to Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team for third straight postseason award...Started all 19 contests for the Colonials...Second on the team with 10 points on three goals and four assists...One game wining goal against Richmond (Oct. 19)...Took 19 shots with nine hitting their mark...Tallied three points with a goal and an assist against Mount St. Mary's (Aug. 22)...scored against Loyola (Md.) on (Aug. 29)...Posted assists against ETSU (Sept.12) and two against Massachusetts (Oct. 11)...Named to GW Athletics Department Dean's List.
2013: Started all 18 contests at forward during her sophomore season...Tallied two assists for two points on the year...Both assists were game-winners (Aug. 23 vs. American and Nov. 1 vs. Delaware State)...Ranked second on team with 34 shots taken...Named to Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team for second straight postseason accolade...Member of GW Athletics Academic Dean's List...Named to Spring 2014 A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2012: One of just five players to start all 18 matches during rookie season...Matched senior Adriana Moya for team lead with eight points...Scored three goals and recorded two assists...Named to Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team...Tallied team-high two game-winning goals against Towson (Sept. 7) and Howard (Sept. 21)...Took a team-high 34 shots and recorded .471 shots-on-goal percentage...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List and Fall 2012 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Four-year starter for Northport and four-time all-county honoree...NamedNewsday Player to Watch All-League selection...Three-time All-New York State honoree...Awarded All-Long island honors twice...Named Suffolk County Player of the Year during sophomore season...Also played for Albertson 93 Fury club team...Member of Honors Society and A Midwinter Night's Dream, which raises money and awareness for ALS.
Personal: Born Kristi Lynn Abbate on October 25, 1993 in Huntington, NY...Daughter of Alice and Anthony Abbate...Has two older sisters, Jennifer and Kelly, and one younger brother, Christopher...Majoring in business administration with a concentration in finance.