34 - Christine Ganser
Christine Ganser
Height: 6-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Needham, Mass.
High School: Needham
Position: F

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AS A JUNIOR IN 2012-2013:

  • Saw action in all 32 games and made 28 starts
  • Averaged 24.9 minutes, 7.0 points and 4.6 rebounds per game
  • Ranked second on the team and 20th in the Patriot League in rebounding
  • Placed 24th in the Patriot League in scoring
  • Also totaled 37 assists, 19 steals and six blocks on the season
  • Led the team in rebounding nine times, and in scoring three times
  • Shot 44.0 percent from the field (80 of 182) and 64.7 percent from the free throw line (46 of 75)
  • Tallied eight points and eight rebounds against Yale
  • Recorded 11 points and seven rebounds versus New Hampshire
  • Registered a season high 17 points and a career-best 36 minutes of action against Harvard
  • Posted 16 points and six rebounds at UMass
  • Recorded second career double-double at Fordham with team-best 17 points and 10 rebounds, while hitting a career-best eight FGs
  • Tallied a career-best two blocks against Lehigh
  • Posted 15 points and six rebounds to go along with a career-best three three-pointers made versus American
  • Dished out a career-best four assists at Lafayette
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
  • Member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011-2012:

  • Saw action in all 34 games, making three starts
  • Averaged 19.5 minutes, 6.2 points and 4.6 rebounds per game
  • Named AT&T Crusader of the Week (3/5)
  • Ranked third on the team and 17th in the Patriot League in rebounding
  • Shot 40.8 percent from the field, going 60-147
  • Ranked fifth in the Patriot League with a 76.5 free throw percentage, sinking 88 of her 115 attempts from the line
  • Hit 11 of her 14 free throw attempts against Dartmouth (1/3), recording the highest number of free throws made by a Crusader on the season
  • Notched her first career double-double (13 points, 11 rebounds) at Army (2/22)
  • Tallied six double-digit scoring games
  • Hit the 20-point mark once, scoring 21 points on 5-of-11 shooting versus Dartmouth
  • Was perfect from the field, going 6-for-6 and scoring 17 points against Army in the quarterfinal of the Patriot League Tournament (3/1)
  • Had at least three rebounds in 22 contests
  • Posted nine rebounds and 10 points vs. UMass (11/22)
  • Scored 15 points in the regular season finale vs. Colgate (2/25)
  • Led or tied the team-high in rebounding in five games
  • Led the team in scoring twice
  • Added 23 assists, 25 steals and six blocks on the year
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
  • Member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010-2011:

  • Saw action in all 30 games
  • Averaged 14.5 minutes, 4.8 points, and 3.8 rebounds per game
  • Ranked fourth on the team in rebounding
  • Had a .355 shooting percentage from the field, going 38-of-107
  • Had a .747 free throw percentage, third highest on the team, hitting on 62-of-83 attempts
  • Went a season-best 7-for-10 from line against Central Connecticut
  • Tallied four double-digit scoring games
  • Made her first collegiate start against Yale, going 3-for-5 from the field and scoring seven points
  • Notched a season-high 15 points at Lafayette, making a season-high five field goals
  • Recorded a season-high 11 rebounds at home against Lafayette
  • ed or tied the team-high in rebounding in seven games
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll


  • Four-year varsity member of the Needham High School basketball team, playing forward under head coach Kim Benzan
  • Captained team her senior year
  • Three-time team MVP
  • Averaged 24.7 points and 11.2 rebounds per game as a senior
  • Finished her career with over 1,500 points
  • Became a 1,000 point scorer during her junior season
  • Three-time Bay State Conference All-Star
  • Bay State Conference Player of the Year (2010)
  • oston Herald and Boston Globe All-Star (2010)
  • Named to the Boston Globe Super Team (2010)
  • McDonald’s All-America nominee (2010)
  • Team won Bay State Championship in 2007 and 2009
  • Also played AAU basketball for the Mass. Premier team, which won back-to-back Massachusetts AAU championships (2008-2009)


  • Daughter of Allen Ganser and Connie Crowley-Ganser
  • Has two sisters (Katie and Madelyn)
  • Sister, Katie, played basketball at Merrimack (Class of 2013)
  • Sister, Madelyn, is a freshman on Holy Cross women’s basketball team
  • Majoring in Biology (pre-med)