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Kelsey Anderson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Saugus, Mass.

High School:
Saugus

Height:
5-4

Position:
M/D


09/09/2009

WSCCR vs. ALBANY

2009 UMass Women's Soccer vs. Albany Photos by Thom Kendall

02/13/2009

2008 Kelsey Anderson Photo Gallery

2008 Kelsey Anderson Photo Gallery




2008 Photo Gallery

  • Q&A With Kelsey Anderson

    AS A SENIOR IN 2010: Game-By-Game Stats
    Played in 18 games, starting all 18 on the season ... On the year tallied one goal and one assist ... Assisted on the game-tying goal in come-from-behind overtime win vs. New Hampshire (9/10) ... Scored from 30 yards out for fourth goal of the match in 4-0 win over Vermont (9/3), logging a team-high five shots in the match.

    AS A JUNIOR IN 2009: Game-By-Game Stats
    Played in 19 games (including 18 starts) as one of the most reliable defenders for the Minutewomen ... Demonstrated her excellent versatility as she also saw action at midfield ... Finished with nine shots including two shots on goal.

    AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2008 : Game-By-Game Stats
    Started all 18 games at midfield (one of only six Minutewomen to have started every game) while picking up two points (two assists) on the season ... The two assists tied her career-high of two set in her freshman year. It was also tied for second most on the team, only trailing senior Vanessa Patry's three ... Her point total was tied for sixth on the Minutewomen ... Finished with 17 shots, good for fourth most on the team (along with freshman Natalie Muka) ... Six of the shots were on goal (35.3%), good for eighth best ... Picked up primary assist on Patry's game-winning overtime goal in A-10 Opener vs. St. Bonaventure (9/26). Was also credited with a helper on team's first goal, also scored by Patry. The two points tied a single-game career-high while the two helpers set a new high.

    AS A FRESHMAN IN 2007: Given Team Hustle Award at annual end-of-year banquet ... Finished freshman season with six points (2g, 2a), good for sixth on the team ... Her goal total was good for fifth, while assists were tied for sixth ... Both goals were game-winners (third on team in that category) ... Played every minute of the team's final seven games, dating 10/11-11/4 ... Finished with eight shots, three on goal ... Was third on the team in shooting percentage (.250), finding the back of the net on two of eight shots ... Scored game-winning goal in Head Coach Jim Rudy's 300th career win, a 2-1 victory over Iona (9/7) ... Picked up an assist against Hartford (9/16) ... Scored what proved to be the game-winning goal against Vermont (9/23) ... Tallied an assist on Britt Canfield's first goal of the game against Richmond (11/2).

    BEFORE UMASS: A four-year letterwinner at Saugus (Mass.) High School ... Was the first female in school history to be a four-time all-star and tallied the second-most point in the school's record books ... Recorded 22 goals and 16 assists as a junior and helped lead the Sachem to a Division 2 North Final appearance as a senior and back-to-back Northeast Conference Southern titles during sophomore and junior campaigns ... Four-time Lynn Item All-Star and two-time team MVP ... Other senior year accolades include Eastern Massachusetts All-Star, All-State and Boston Herald All-Scholastic team member ... Played on the five time state champions South Coast Scorpions soccer club with current UMass teammates Sydney Stoll and Alyssa Visconti ... Also ran track where she was a Northeast Conference and Lynn Item All-Star while qualifying for nationals and New England's ... Member of the National Honors Society.

    PERSONAL: Kelsey Claire Anderson ... Born July 29, 1989, in Stoneham, Mass. ... Daughter of Robert and Linda Anderson ... Has a twin sister, Cassandra who runs track at Holy Cross ... A Resource Economics major.

    Kelsey Anderson's Career Statistics

    YEAR
    GP
    GS
    Goals
    Assists
    Points
    Shots
    GWG
    2007
    17
    17
    2
    2
    6
    8
    2
    2008
    18
    18
    0
    2
    2
    17
    0
    2009
    18
    17
    0
    0
    0
    9
    0
    2010
    18
    18
    1
    1
    3
    12
    0
    Career
    72
    71
    3
    5
    11
    46
    0

    CAREER HIGHS
    Goals:
    1 (3x); Last vs. Vermont (9/3/10)
    Assists: 2 vs. St. Bonaventure (9/26/08)
    Points: 2 (4x); Last vs. Vermont (9/3/10)
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      Event Calendar

      Friday, Sept 5
      vs Cornell 4:00 PM gametracker
      Sunday, Sept 7
      vs New Hampshire 1:00 PM gametracker
      Thursday, Sept 11
      at Northeastern 6:00 PM
      Sunday, Sept 14
      at Connecticut 1:00 PM gametracker
      Thursday, Sept 18
      at Brown 7:00 PM
      Monday, Sept 29
      at Harvard 7:00 PM
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