|Hometown:||Tinley Park, Ill.|
2011: Division II ADA Academic Achievement Award. AVCA All-East Region Honorable Mention. St. Thomas Aquinas Medal Winner. NE-10 All-Conference Second Team. NE-10 Tournament All-Championship Team. Athletic Director's Honor Roll (Fall Semester). NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall Semester). NE-10 Academic All-Conference. Played in all 126 sets for the Skyhawks. Ranked tied for 15th overall in NCAA Division II in aces per set at 0.58. Also led the NE-10 and Stonehill in aces per set. Finished third in NE-10 in total digs (487) and eighth in digs per set (3.87), both team-highs. Had ten or more digs in 29 out of the 34 matches played on the season. Posted a career-high 25 digs in a 3-2 loss to Kutztown University (9/3). Registered four matches with 20 digs or more and 14 matches with 15 or more digs. Put together a streak of 10-straight matches with at least ten digs from October 1 to October 22. Compiled a streak of nine-straight matches with at least ten digs from September 10 to September 28. Had double-digit digs in the last seven matches of the season. Recorded a career-high seven service aces in a 3-0 sweep over Lincoln (9/9). Finished second on the team in assists with 73. Notched three or more service aces in 13 matches. Recorded three or more service aces in six-straight matches from October 8 to October 21. Kelly Earns NE-10 All-Conference Second Team Honors.
2010: Athletic Director's Honor Roll Spring Semester. Division II ADA Academic Achievement Award. NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters. Played in 89 sets for Stonehill. Tied for first on the squad in service aces with 35. Finished second on the team in assists with 361 compiling 4.06 assists per set on the season. Also recorded 229 digs in her second season for the Skyhawks. Had 12 double-digit dig performances on the season including a streak of six-straight matches with 10 or more. Set a match-high for digs versus Millersville (10/23) with 17. Recorded ten assists or more 20 times during the season. Posted a career-high 35 assists to go along with eight digs and one service ace in a 3-0 loss to Pace University (10/15). Had 20 assists or more in four matches. Finished four matches with 19 assists. Compiled a streak of 11-straight matches with 12 or more assists from September 22 to October 20. Stonehill went 7-4 overall during that stretch. Recorded a season-high four service aces to go along with 14 assists and 16 digs in a 3-1 triumph over Merrimack on September 22.
2009: Appeared in 80 sets in her rookie season. Finished third on the team with 24 service aces, and fifth with 171 digs. Recorded double figures in digs in nine matches. Posted a season-high of 14 digs in victory over Bentley (9/29). Recorded ten or more digs in three-straight matches during the season from September 23 to September 29 and October 24 to October 27. Had three service aces in four matches during the season. Recorded 10 digs and three service aces in the season opener against Franklin Pierce University on September 5.
High School: 2009 graduate of Marist High School. Four-year letterwinner for coach Natalie Holder, serving as team captain senior year. Chicago Tribune All-State second team. Chicago Sun-Times Honorable Mention. Four-year winner of the All-Area Strength and Conditioning award. Also lettered in basketball.
Personal: Born January 28, 1991, Oak Lawn, Ill. Daughter of Marybeth and Phil Kelly of Tinley Park, Ill. Has three younger siblings, Tara (13), Kevin (12), and Brian (6). Mom, Marybeth, played softball at St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Ind. Majoring in communications. Enjoys singing and supports the New York Yankees.