6 - Kristi Morales
Kristi Morales
Born: 03/31/1987
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
High School: Burlingame
Position: MF

NOTABLES Selected a team Tri- Captain ... will move to outside mid this season ... Her leadership, ball skills and ability to get up and down the field will help strengthen the team both offensively and defensively.

2008 Enjoyed a career year and was named a Little East Conference First Team Morales, Kristi All-Star in the midfield Started 16 of 20 matches, while netting a career-high eight goals that ranked eighth among LEC leaders, while her personal-best 20 points also placed eighth in the league ... Registered a career-best four assists as well and tied for the team-lead with a pair of game-winning goals ... Ranked second on the team in goals, points and assists and a .216 shot percentage ... Her point-total was the fourth-highest in school history, while her goal and assist output was the fifth-highest in a season for a UMB player ... She became one of the league's most lethal scoring threats midway through the season, netting all eight of her tallies in a 10-match span from October to November 1, including a streaks of four and three consecutive matches with at least one goal, respectively ... Recorded a career-high five points with a pair of goals and an assist at Emerson College on October 14 and was responsible for both of the Beacons' goals in a week that saw them tie Framingham State College on October 28, 1-1, and defeat Plymouth State University on November 1, 1-0.

2007 Played in all 18 matches, while starting 16 of them ... Notched her first career point with an assist at Husson College in the Husson College Invitational on September 9 ... Assisted on the only goal in the Beacons' 1-0 win vs. Framingham State College on October 18.

2006 Started all 15 matches that she played in ... Took seven shots, including four on net from the backfield.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Lettered five years at Burlingame High School ... Named Second Team All-League for the Panthers ... Led BHS to a second place PAL League finish in 2004 and 2005 as well as the CCS quarterfinals in 2003, 2004 and 2005 ... Born March 31, 1987 ... Daughter of Ana and Richard Morales ... Majoring in business/marketing and would like to pursue a career as a financial advisor/accountant ... Enjoys ice fishing.