Kristina Hanley
Kristina  Hanley

RS Senior

Hickory, N.C.

High School:
St. Stephens H.S.




2008: Played in eight games, including six starts, during senior season ... Battled injuries for much of senior year, but came back to play important role at the end of the season ... Saw first action of the 2008 season in the ACC opener against Maryland (9/25), playing the entire second half ... Made first start of the season against Boston College (9/28) ... Scored the game-tying goal late in the second half against Virginia (11/5) in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament ... Named to ACC Honor Roll.

2007: Played in six games including five starts at, Pepperdine (Sept. 2), LBSU (Sept. 5), Loyola (Sept. 7), Tennessee (Sept. 9), and Louisville (Sept. 12) ... A quad injury sidelined her for the rest of the season and was issued a medical redshirt.

2006: Lost only 2 games through 13 starts... played in 14 games... helped Deacon defense post 12 shutouts, tying the current school record... second team All-Southeast region...NSCAA/Adidas All-South Scholar selection...ACC All-Academic... helped hold Davidson to just 1 shot on 9/15/06...extremely self-sacrificing on the pitch... battled injuries through second half of the season.

2005: Played in nine games and earned eight starts ... Scored one goal and added one assist on the season ... Took four shots, three on goal ... Scored only goal of the season in 5-1 victory over Davidson ... Had her only assist of the season against San Diego in the Wake Forest/ACC/WCC Tournament ... Took one shot against Oregon State ... Also took one shot against UNC Greensboro ... Played in one regular season game against Virginia before breaking her collarbone ... Returned for the ACC Tournament game against Virginia.

2004: Played in 12 games before a knee injury ended her season ... Started in seven games, including the season opener against Vanderbilt ... Took two shots against Colorado at the Wake Forest/adidas Women's Soccer Classic ... Scored first career goal against Davidson ... Took three shots against Princeton ... Closed the season with two points and seven shots ... Is expected to return to the field fully recovered in the fall.

Background: Named all-conference, all-region and all-state during freshman, sophomore and junior seasons ... Awarded Conference Player of the Year in 2002 and 2003 ... Chosen as Region Player of the Year senior year ... Selected to the All-Charlotte Observer team ... Helped club team to four NC State Club Championships ... Member of the North Carolina ODP for five years ... Member of State Team (1999-03) and Region Team (2000-04) ... Attended adidas ESP National Camp ... Played with Region III squad in Europe.

Personal: Born Jan. 9, 1986 in Miami, Fla. ... Daughter of Susan & the late John Hanley ... brother, Ryan, played college soccer for Johns Hopkins ... Graduated with an undergraduate degree in psychology in 2007, is now pursuing a masters degree in education.

Career Stats

Louisville vs. Wake Forest Football