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Bentley University Falcons
146 Northeast-10 Championships
80 CoSIDA Academic All-Americas
2014 NCAA Div. II Women's Basketball National Champs
2001 NCAA Div. II Field Hockey National Champs
Women's Basketball: NCAA Record 35 NCAA tournaments
29 Christa Knell
29 - Christa Knell
Height: 5-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Watertown, Mass.
High School: Watertown
Position: D-MF
g 0
a 2
p 2
sh % .000
gw 0
ds 0

2016 graduate of Watertown High School who is majoring in corporate finance and accounting … very good student … played in every game over her first three seasons, a total of 54 with five goals and one assist … three varsity letters.

2018: Played in all 19 games ... only start of the campaign occurred Oct. 23 at Franklin Pierce ... scored only goal of the season Sept. 14 vs. Southern Connecticut ... made third appearance on the ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad.

2017: Started 12 contests and came off the bench in the team’s other five games … tied for third on the team in goals with four and was fourth in points with eight … scored twice in back-to-back games, at Southern Connecticut State Sept. 26 and against American International Sept. 30 … those were her first career goals … named to the Northeast-10 Weekly Honor Roll Oct. 2 … ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad.

2016: Played in every game during her rookie season … that included the final 13 as a starter … picked up her first career assist Oct. 19 against Adelphi … ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA Division II National Academic Squad.

High School: Played for the four-time Division 2 state champions who own the national record for most consecutive games unbeaten (160) … Red Raiders were also four-time Division 1 North and Middlesex League champions … 2016 Middlesex League All-Star … earned one varsity letter in track in addition to four in field hockey … also played for the Boston Field Hockey Club.

Personal: Age as of Sept. 1: 21 … daughter of Kevin and Valerie Knell … has one sister, Elizabeth (20) … father attended Bentley, as did an uncle (Michael Knell) and two cousins (Matthew and David Knell) … graduated cum laude … National Honor Society … Academic Excellence Award for all four years of high school … volunteered for Watertown Youth Field Hockey … at Bentley, is involved in Love Your Melon.

2018 Statistics           2017 Statistics             2016 Statistics

Recent Games
Oct 19 Molloy W, 4-1
Oct 23 at Adelphi W, 3-2
Oct 26 Stonehill L, 4-2
Oct 29 at Mercy W, 5-1
Nov 1 at New Haven W, 3-0
Nov 5 at Southern N.H. L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 14
Games started 19 14
Goals 0 0
Assists 2 2
Points 2 2
Shots 6 5
Shot Pct .000 .000
Game-winning goals 0 0
Defensive saves 0 0
Penalty strokes 0-0 0-0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct gw ds ps-att
Sep 7 at Franklin Pierce W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 11 Saint Anselm L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 14 St. Thomas Aquinas W, 4-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 18 at Saint Anselm L, 5-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 21 at Southern Conn. St. W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 25 Franklin Pierce L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Sep 28 American Int'l L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 1 at Assumption L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 3 St. Michael's L, 6-5 1 0 2 2 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 5 at Pace W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 9 Southern N.H. L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 12 Bellarmine L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 15 at St. Michael's W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 19 Molloy W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 23 at Adelphi W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0-0
Oct 26 Stonehill L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 29 at Mercy W, 5-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Nov 1 at New Haven W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Nov 5 at Southern N.H. L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2016-17 18 13 .00 .06 .06 .00 - .00 -
2017-18 17 12 .24 .00 .47 .94 .250 .71 .750
2018-19 19 1 .05 .00 .11 .37 .143 .21 .571
2019-20 19 19 .00 .11 .11 .32 .000 .26 .833
Total 73 45 .07 .04 .18 .40 .172 .29 .724
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
2016-17 18 13 0 1 1 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
2017-18 17 12 4 0 8 16 .250 12 .750 1 0 0-0
2018-19 19 1 1 0 2 7 .143 4 .571 0 0 0-0
2019-20 19 19 0 2 2 6 .000 5 .833 0 0 0-0
Total 73 45 5 3 13 29 .172 21 .724 1 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 19 19 .00 .11 .11 .32 .000 .26 .833
Conference 14 14 .00 .14 .14 .36 .000 .29 .800
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 9 .00 .22 .22 .22 .000 .22 1.000
Away 10 10 .00 .00 .00 .40 .000 .30 .750
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 9 .00 .00 .00 .56 .000 .44 .800
Losses 10 10 .00 .20 .20 .10 .000 .10 1.000
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September 7 7 .00 .00 .00 .57 .000 .57 1.000
October 10 10 .00 .20 .20 .20 .000 .10 .500
November 2 2 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
Total 19 19 0 2 2 6 .000 5 .833 0 0 0-0
Conference 14 14 0 2 2 5 .000 4 .800 0 0 0-0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Home 9 9 0 2 2 2 .000 2 1.000 0 0 0-0
Away 10 10 0 0 0 4 .000 3 .750 0 0 0-0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
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Wins 9 9 0 0 0 5 .000 4 .800 0 0 0-0
Losses 10 10 0 2 2 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0
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September 7 7 0 0 0 4 .000 4 1.000 0 0 0-0
October 10 10 0 2 2 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0
November 2 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0