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15   Kelli Kurtz
Kelli Kurtz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Schwenksville, Pa.

High School:
Spring-Ford

Position:
Midfield

Birthdate:
04/02/1981


JUNIOR:

Started in all 16 games ... tallied 16 goals and two assists for 18 points on the season ... won a team-high 35 draw control ... grabbed 24 ground balls ... scored a career-high four goals against Saint Joseph's ... scored two goals in games against Holy Cross and New Hampshire ... scored a single goal in games against Hofstra, Harvard, George Washington, Syracuse, Duquesne, Dartmouth and Temple ... tallied a point in all but three games ... named to the Atlantic 10 Academic All-Conference team ... selected to participate in the 2002 NCAA Foundation Leadership Conference ... named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll ...

SOPHOMORE:

Started in all 16 games ... scored 10 points on the season with eight goals and two assists ... finished tied for third on the team with 21 caused turnovers ... also picked up 15 ground balls ... notched back-to-back two-goal games against Duquesne and St. Bonaventure ... netted a goal and an assist in win over St. Joseph's ... scored a single goal against Vermont, Dartmouth and Syracuse ... assisted on one goal against Temple ... named to the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll and the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ...

FRESHMAN:

Played in all 17 games, making 14 starts ... finished second among freshmen in scoring with five goals and one assist for six points ... was named the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week on April 9 for her performances against Dartmouth, St. Bonaventure and Duquesne ... scored a pair of goals in the win over St. Bonaventure ... recorded her first career goal in the win over Vermont ... netted single goals against Duquesne, Saint Joseph's and Dartmouth ... tallied an assist versus Virginia Tech ... named to the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll and the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ...

HIGH SCHOOL:

Four-year letterwinner at Spring-Ford High School ... team captain as a junior and senior ... played in the Philadelphia Area All-Star game as a senior ... earned honorable mention All-America honors as a senior ... named first-team Pac-10 Conference her senior year ... won the W.D. Gadzicki Award as a senior ... earned second team Pac-10 honors as a junior ... also captained the field hockey and basketball teams as a senior ... president of the National Honor Society and treasurer of her class council ...

PERSONAL:

Kelli Lynn Kurtz ... born April 2, 1981, in Philadelphia, Pa. ... daughter of Saranae and Randy Kurtz ... her father, Randy, played baseball at the University of Maryland from 1967-1971 ... Exercise Science major.

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