2008-09 (Freshman) - Posted an overall record of 7-5 in singles action and 14-3 mark in doubles play ... was 2-0 in dual match singles action ... teamed up with several players to claim a perfect 6-0 mark when competing in dual match doubles ... teamed up with Mark Rutherford to claim the Flight "A" doubles title at the MU Fall Invitational ... claimed his first career singles win with a victory over Marc Pretorius of Xavier at the Ball State Fall Invitational ... earned dual match wins over Chicago State (No. 5) and South Dakota State (No. 6) ... earned first letter at MU.
Prior to Marquette -- Four-year letterwinner at Olathe Northwest High School in Kansas ... posted a career record of 75-11 in singles action ... claimed the state championship in 2006 as a sophomore ... served as team captain each of his last two seasons with the program ... member of a regional championship squad in 2006 ... named the school's athlete of the year that season.
Personal -- Born January 17, 1990 in Lenexa, Kansas ... full name is John Thomas Christian ... son of John and Joann Christian ... majoring in exercise science.