Great size, speed and physical ability ... Can cover well and play transition ... Very good athlete on defense.
1999: Played in 12 games ... Picked up five groundballs ... Was one of the top short stick defenders on the team.
Before UMass: Played for 'Doc' Dougherty at Garden City ... High school teammate of current Minuteman Matt McFarland ... Recorded 28 points in his senior season (18g, 10a) ... Member of the 1997 New York state championship team and the 1998 Nassau County Championship team ... Played in the Exceptional Seniors game ... Won the team's Nolan Award for dedication and hard work ... All-Nassau County selection in 1998 ... Was a member of the Future Business Leaders of America club at Garden City ... Also played soccer and basketball.
Personal: Christopher Brett Tietjen ... Son of Gary and Marianne Tietjen ... Born February 14, 1980 ... A Management major.
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