Christiana Ogunsami 32
Christiana  Ogunsami
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Cherry Hill, N.J.

High School:
Cherry Hill West

Height:
5-11

Position:
GK

Birthdate:
01/11/1996

 

10/16/2015

Golden goal completes comeback as Commodores upset No. 8 South Carolina

Charley scores in 97th minute as Vanderbilt notches first win over South Carolina since 2008

10/12/2015

Ogunsami named SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Week

Sophomore mades 10 saves, registered two shutouts in four-point weekend

04/01/2015

Pura Vida: Lives of 'Dores changed on service trip

From Jan./Feb. issue of Commodore Nation

12/18/2014

Tattooing Values: Costa Rican Chronicles (Day 5)

Daily blog from Soles4Souls service trip to Costa Rica

09/26/2014

'Dores protect home turf, fight to scoreless tie with Auburn

In SEC home opener, Vanderbilt remains undefeated at home

11/04/2015

SEC Tournament: Vanderbilt vs. Florida (Mitchell)

Vanderbilt played Florida in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament on Nov. 4, 2015. (Photos by Jimmy Mitchell)

11/02/2015

SEC Tournament: Vanderbilt vs. Georgia (Mitchell)

Vanderbilt played Georgia in the opening round of the SEC Tournament on Nov. 2, 2015. (Photos by Jimmy Mitchell)

10/23/2015

Vanderbilt vs. Georgia (Howell)

Vanderbilt suffered a 3-1 loss to Georgia on Oct. 23, 2015 at the VU Soccer Complex. (Photos by Joe Howell)

10/11/2015

Vanderbilt vs. Arkansas (Howell)

Vanderbilt defeated Arkansas 1-0 on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015 at the VU Soccer Complex.

09/27/2015

Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee (Green)

The Vanderbilt soccer team tied Tennessee 1-1 on Sept. 27, 2015. (Steve Green)

2015: Played in 21 games and made 20 starts in goal... Logged a career-high 1,889 minutes, missing just two halves all season... Among league leaders in several statistical categories... Second in SEC in saves (95), saves per game (4.52) and save percentage (.812)... Tied for fifth with six shutouts... Eighth in goals against average (1.05)... Named SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Week after making 10 total saves against No. 20 Kentucky and Arkansas... Was in goal as Vanderbilt went 401 minutes, including three shutouts, without allowing a goal for the program's longest scoreless streak in 10 years... Made season-high nine saves in final game of season, 2-1 loss to No. 5 Florida... Had eight saves, including two game-saving stops in overtime, in tie against No. 20 Kentucky... Helped Commodores allow just 23 goals, which tied for fifth fewest in the SEC, and lowest amount for program since 2006.

2014:
Started all 19 games as a freshman... Played 1,708-plus minutes, only coming out for second half against Chattanooga... Posted five shutouts, and contributed to a sixth against Chattanooga with fellow goalkeeper Shannon Morrish... Finished season with an SEC-high 113 saves, which is the second-most in one season in program history... Tied school record with 15 saves against Texas A&M.

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB:
A first-team all-conference selection the past three seasons and first-team All South Jersey regional selection the last two years... Made an impressive 137 saves during her senior season at Cherry Hill West High School... On the club circuit, she helped Continental FC Delco win the Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association state cup championship and the Bethesda tournament championship... Also started on the basketball team and was a thrower for the track and field team. She also plays the cello and plans to study neuroscience at Vanderbilt to eventually become an orthopedic surgeon.

PERSONAL: Doyinsola Temitope Ogunsami... Prefers to be called Christiana... Nickname: Ludacris... Born Jan. 11, 1996 in Newark, N.J. ... Daughter of Ayodele and Oyinlola Ogunsami... Father, Ayodele, is an engineer, and mother, Oyinlola, is an accountant... Her father played soccer at the University of Lagos in Nigeria... Has two younger brothers, Ayotunde (17) and Dolapo (18)... Undeclared on major... Plays the cello and wants to become an orthopedic surgeon... Along with fellow goalkeeper Shannon Morrish, one of 13 VU student-athletes to travel to Costa Rica and deliver shoes to children in need with Soles4Souls in December 2014.

Loading...
Proud Sponsors of Commodore Athletics