Christine has battled injuries her entire career at USC ... As a freshman she was running in the 19's when Compartment Syndrome struck her down. It has continued to be difficult to recover. This past summer, for the first time, Christine has been able to train injury free ... Christine and Coach Rosenthal have high hopes that she will be able to pick up where she left off as a freshmen ... In high school, Christine was a state qualifier in cross country and track. She was on the 4 x 400m relay that placed second at the Ohio state meet where she also ran the 300m hurdles ... Her 5K PR is 19:34 ... Christine was born July 26, 1985 to Michael and Deborah Mudd.
WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT WHEN RUNNING?
"Sometimes I listen to music, and other times I think about anything that just comes to mind."
WHY/HOW DID YOU START RUNNING?
"My mom was a coach so I would go to practice with her, and I ended up running."