2013 American All-Academic Team 2012 BIG EAST All-Academic Team 2011 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
2014 (Senior): Appeared in all 20 matches with 16 starts ... tallied six points (two goals, two assists) on the year ... aided the Bearcats in recording eight shutouts ... notched a career-high three points (one goal, one assist) in rout of Eastern Kentucky (9/5) ... assisted on a goal and tallied five shots in win over St. Francis (9/7) ... scored a goal in the 3-0 win over UConn (9/28).
2013 (Junior): Appeared in 19 games with 18 starts ... had one assist and seven shots on the year ... garnered her lone assist in the 4-1 win over UMass Lowell (9/1).
2012 (Sophomore): Started all 18 matches at center back ... produced one assist on the season ... attempted eight shots, with four on goal ... tied career-best of one assist vs. St. John's (9/21).
2011 (Freshman): Started all 19 matches for Cincinnati at midfield ... totaled seven points (three goals, one assist) on the season, good for fifth on the team ... her three goals tied her for third on team ... scored game-winning goal in 87th minute at Northwestern (8/26) ... posted season-best three points (one goal, one assist) vs. Coastal Carolina (9/11) ... took 25 shot attempts, including 10 on-goal.
High School: All-Ohio Division I Second Team selection senior season ... earned four varsity letters playing soccer for coach Bil Miller at Anderson High School ... named 2010 Fort Ancience Valley Conference Player of the Year ... helped lead squad to 2008 FAVC championship ... named team MVP as a junior and senior ... earned first-team all-FAVC after guiding team to a Sectional Championship and District Runner-up title in 2009 ... served as team captain as a senior, leading team to the FAVC finals ... led the Redskins to sectional, district, and regional championships as a senior ... Anderson was ranked No. 2 in the city, and No. 33 in the ESPN national poll ... earned second-team all-state honors in 2010 ... named first-team all-city and first-team all-FAVC in senior campaign ... awarded Anderson Defender of the Year and FAVC Player of the Year honors as a senior ... member of the Classics Hammer FC club team coached by Jamie Harloff ... a member of the Olympic Development Program (ODP) state team in 2009, the only season she tried out.
Personal: Full name is Christiana Kathryn Howard ... daughter of Laurie and Bob Howard ... chose UC over Toledo and Xavier.
Academic Major: International Affairs with minor in Spanish.