The Ohio State University at Lima


Christina Gaerke

Christina Gaerke is entering her 1st season as a Post for the Barons Women’s team. Gaerke has accomplished many athletic accomplishments during her high school career. Gaerke received varsity letters in Basketball (1), Track (3), and Volleyball (4) at Russia Local School. Gaerke was also a member of Shelby County League 2nd Team and earned awards as the Track most valuable field event, Volleyball blue and gold award, and Volleyball best blocker award.

Gaerke enjoys hanging out with friends, listening to Goo Goo Dolls, and watching Friends. She is supported by Mother and Father Judie and Jason, as well as siblings Erin, Samantha, Alex, and Jayden.

Gaerke believes the most important advice to offer a young athlete is having fun and working hard are the two most important things [in sports].

In the future, Gaerke aspires to accomplish even greater goals including working for a company near her home town.