Squad posts 3.0+ grade-point average, volunteers 300+ hours
Kelly scores gamewinner with four seconds remaining
Ohio State is defending league tourney champion
Rookie scored in regular season finale at Fairfield
Buckeyes end campaign as ECAC tri-champions, host ECAC Tournament this week
2015 (Sophomore Season): Played in 15 games, starting 11, including the last nine ... career-high 12 goals, eight asists and 20 points ... ended season on nine-game point streak (11g, 6a, 17p), with five multiple-point outings in stretch ... two goals and an assist for three points at Denver May 16 in NCAA quarterfinals ... career-high three assists and four points, with a groundball and caused turnover, in NCAA tournament win at Duke May 9; game was first career multiple-assist outing ... assist April 30 vs. Maryland and goal May 2 vs. Johns Hopkins in Big Ten tournament ... two goals April 25 at Rutgers and April 18 vs. Maryland ... two points, with a goal and an assist, at Michigan April 18 ... goal March 29 at Penn State, April 5 vs. Johns Hopkins and March 1 vs. Marquette ... helpers against Hofstra March 7 and vs. Denver March 14 ... voted co-recipient of Paul Hartman Most Improved Player accolades ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2014 (Freshman Season): Played in 13 games, starting six ... two goals and three assists for five points, along with five groundballs ... scored April 26 at Fairfield to earn ECAC Rookie of the Week honors ... goal and an assist at Denver March 15 for first career points, had a groundball in the game ... assist and a groundball March 21 vs. Bellarmine ... helper vs. Jacksonville April 26 ... also had groundballs March 8 vs. Hofstra and March 25 vs. Notre Dame.
Calvert Hall College High School: Four year lacrosse letterman under coach Brian Kelly … three year starter … 2011-2012 Under Armour All-American and MIAA Champions … received highest honor in social studies upon graduation.
Personal: Son of John and Tee Kelly … brother of Hannah, Allie, Lydia, Miciah and Bode … grandfather served in the Senate … marketing major ... hobbies include hunting, fishing, boating, water sports and spending time with friends and family.
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