NIU clinches top-two seed in MAC Tournament with win
2013 MAC All-Freshman Team
2014: Played in 92 sets and 27 matches on the year...Finished second on the team with 2.51 kills/set, while ranking third with 231 spikes on the season...Tallied 75 digs (0.82 digs/set) and 37 blocks (0.40 blocks/set)...Recorded 10 or more kills in 14 matches, including a season-high 16 against Bowling Green (Nov. 8)...Set career records with three service aces and a .529 attack percentage against Presbyterian (Aug. 29)...Tied her career best with four total blocks against UIC (Sept. 16), UC Santa Barbara (Sept. 20) and Toledo (Nov. 1)...Recorded 10 or more digs in five-straight matches from Sept. 12 to Sept. 20 and from Nov. 6 to Nov. 23.
2013: Garnered MAC All-Freshman team laurels in 2013... Started all 32 matches at outside hitter and played 122 sets for the Huskies...Ranked third on the team with 304 kills and 2.49 kills/set... Compiled 187 digs on the year... Set a career high with 20 kills at Buffalo (Oct. 18)... Recorded 17 matches with 10 kills or more... Posted 18 kills and a .364 attack percentage in her MAC debut at Western Michigan (Sept. 26)... Tallied three service aces against Kent State (Oct. 26)... Recorded four blocks each against Missouri State (Sept. 2) and Miami (Ohio) (Nov. 2).
High School: Four-time varsity letterwinner, three-time all-area and two-time all-conference performer at Walsh Jesuit High School... Led Walsh Jesuit in kills each of the last three seasons... Collected all-state, all-area and all-conference honors following her senior season at WJHS, while also being named the conference and district MVP... Helped the Warriors to a district championship and a runner-up finish at the regional in 2012, in addition to being the team's captain... Played in the all-state and all-district all-star matches following her senior season... Earned all-area and all-conference nods in 2011, while contributing to Walsh Jesuit's fourth-place finish at the state tournament... Garnered all-area honorable mention as a sophomore... Posted 255 kills and a .351 hitting percentage in 2012 club play with the Maverick Volleyball Club... Helped Maverick finish fifth at the national tournament... Made the all-tournament team and was named MVP of the 2012 Northeast Ohio Power League Tournament... Finished high school with a 4.0 GPA and named to the National Honor Society.
Personal:Born Dec. 22, 1994, in Cleveland... Daughter of Thomas and Susan Kelly... Intends on majoring in health sciences... Volunteers with the Cleveland Food Bank.