Will compete with Matt Guice for the starting spot at quarterback … Also the top holder for the Minutemen … Athletic quarterback … Has the ability to pass out of the pocket or throw on the run … Has played in 24 career games, starting four times.
2000: Saw action in every game on the season, starting four times at quarterback (against Northeastern, Maine, AIC and New Hampshire) … Also served as the holder on extra points and field goals … Completed 48 of 85 passes for 491 yards and two touchdowns with three interceptions on the season … Also rushed for two touchdowns … Hit on 14 of 24 passes for 128 yards against AIC … Completed 18 of 29 passes for 206 yards and two touchdowns in the victory over Maine … Earned his first start at Northeastern, and completed 14 of 24 passes for 131 yards, while also rushing five times for 16 yards and a touchdown … Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll in the spring semester.
1999: Backup to Todd Bankhead at quarterback … Saw action in every game on special teams, serving as the holder on extra points and field goals … Also played on offense against Toledo, Northeastern, Maine, Villanova and Connecticut … Connected on 12 of 18 passing attempts for 122 yards and one touchdown … Completed six of nine passes for 76 yards and a touchdown against Connecticut … Hit on five of six pass attempts against Northeastern for 31 yards … Completed his only pass attempt against Toledo for 15 yards, while also rushing twice for four yards … Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll in the fall of 1999.
1998: Redshirted … Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll in the spring of 1999.
Before UMass: Played for Patrick D’Aliso at Monroe Woodbury High School in Central Valley, N.Y. … Completed 68 of 145 passes for almost 900 yards and 14 touchdowns during his senior campaign … Also compiled almost 600 yards rushing and seven touchdowns as a senior … All-Orange County choice by the Middletown Times Herald Record during his senior year … All-Orange County Coaches Association pick as a senior … Paced his high school team to an 8-3 mark during his senior campaign … Two-time team Most Valuable Player and captain … Won two letters in baseball, playing first base and pitching … Also a two-year letterwinner in basketball.
Personal: Full name is Kelly Edward Seibert … Son of Robert and JoAnne Seibert … Born September 19, 1979, in Dallas, Texas … Majoring in Sport Management.
Seibert’s Passing Statistics
Seibert’s Rushing Statistics
Seibert’s Career Highs
Passing Attempts 29 vs. Maine, 10/14/00 Passing Completions 18 vs. Maine, 10/14/00 Passing Yards 206 vs. Maine, 10/14/00 Touchdowns Passing 2 vs. Maine, 10/14/00 Interceptions Thrown 2 vs. New Hampshire, 10/28/00 Long Pass 32 vs. Connecticut, 11/20/99 Rushing Attempts 10 vs. Maine, 10/14/00 Rushing Yards 16 vs. Northeastern, 10/7/00 Long Run 8 vs. Northeastern, 10/7/00 Touchdowns Rushing 1 two times, last vs. Maine, 10/14/00 Total Offense 191 vs. Maine, 10/14/00