A 4 time letter man for head coach David Perno at Clarke Central High School, Athens, GA, Christian helped the Gladiators claim the region title as a senior over #1 ranked Buford High School with his field goal providing the 31:28 margin. Buford came into this game with a 120:1 record and 47:0 region record.
In 2 seasons he made 72/78 extra points, hit in game field goals of 46, 44, 39 and 34 yards, 102 kick offs with 70 touch backs and 2 tackles. Christian was named First Team All Region Kicker by all region coaches and was elected All Star Kicker 2019 for region team and won the Kicking Zone field goal competition with a 58 yard field goal.
He won the 2019 Student Athlete award with a 4.2 GPA and 32 ACT score, has 9 AP classes successfully completed and is a member of the National Honors Society.
As a seasoned soccer player he was the leading stiker in the U17 GA Classic 1 league and helped his team rise to the National League. This year Christian and his team finished the U18 National League Piedmont Region season in first place place, making his team #2 in the state.
Weight lifting and strength training are part of Christian’s fitness routine. He has a 405lbs squat, 295lbs power clean and a 295 bench press.
As a dual citizen, US-American -German, he speaks both languages, has spent a semester in Germany and served several summers in an orphanage in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. He is pursuing a career in finance with a strong desire to create opportunities for struggling children and families in innovative and sustainable ways. Christian is currently doing an internship at the strategy design company UXSTRAT, helping coordinate international conferences and communicating with professionals from around the world.
Christian has a high work ethic, leadership skills, is extremely coachable and always striving to achieve and improve for his team. In his spare time he likes to be with his friends and siblings and likes to travel and experience different places.