Christine M. Stanton, Massachusetts – 1997
Christine is the Vice Principal of Case High School.
Her involvement in WomanSport has included coaching basketball at the high school and junior college levels from 1973 to 1977; basketball officiating from 1972-1974; volleyball coach at the high school level from 1972-1974 and 1975-1994; softball coach from 1975-1990; and cheerleading coach from 1975-1978.
She has been affiliated with the Southeastern Massachusetts Conference and the South Coast Conference. Her lifetime record in volleyball is 403-36. Although her softball records are not available, she has recorded a high number of wins. Her teams were State Softball Champions in 1981 and 1983, and her volleyball teams were State Champions for Division II in 1986, 1987, and 1988 and for Division I in 1989 and 1990.
Christine has been recognized for having 100 consecutive wins in volleyball. In 1991 she was recognized by Sports Illustrated in “Faces in the Crowd.” Her state championship play in 1989 and 1990 was covered by NESN. She appeared on Channel 6/10/12 for the 100th consecutive match win and for the State Championship win. The Boston Globe named her Coach of the Year once in softball and 4 times in volleyball.