Kelly

Driscoll

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Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Chester, Pa.
High School: Villa Maria
Major: Criminal Justice

Bio

 

National: Selected to the Mid-Atlantic High Performance Training Squad (2007-09) and the 2007 and 2009 Mid-Atlantic Women's National Championship teams.

2008 (Junior): Started all 23 games as Old Dominion's goalkeeper and played every minute (1548:31) during her junior campaign...Posted a career-high 168 saves while maintaining a 1.90 goals against average...Saved 80 percent of the 210 shots on goal...Tallied 10 wins on the year, including four shutout victories...Selected to the All-Region Second Team...Ranked first in the CAA in both total saves and saves per game...Placed second in the league in save percentage and total shutouts...Ranked third in the conference in goals against average...Selected to the CAA All-Tournament Team...Netted a career-high 14 saves in ODU's 1-0 loss to James Madison in the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament finals (11/9)...Recorded double-digit saves in seven games...Member of the NFHCA National Academic Squad.

2007 (Sophomore): Continued as Old Dominion's staring netminder in all 22 contests...Played 1510:58 in the cage, all but 35 minutes of the entire season...First Team All-CAA for the second consecutive season...Posted eight shutouts during the season, including seven against CAA competition...Career shutouts total 20...Recorded a career-high 13 saves against eventual national champion North Carolina in both meetings of the home-and-home series (9/14 & 10/27)....Also posted 12 saves against Connecticut (9/8), 11 saves versus Virginia (9/2), and 10 saves against Maryland (10/12).... Led the CAA in total saves (131), saves per game (6.24) and shutouts (8)...Second in the league in save percentage (.794)...Third in the conference in goals against average (1.65)... Member of the NFHCA National Academic Squad.

2006 (Freshman): Old Dominion's starting goalkeeper for all 23 contests...First Team All-CAA...Named to the CAA All-Rookie Team...Played all 1642:58 minutes in the cage for the Lady Monarchs...Posted 12 shutouts on the season, including eight in CAA action....During the regular season only three teams were able to score more than one goal...All but two CAA opponents were held scoreless...Stopped a season-high eight shots against eventual national champion Maryland (10/14)...At one point topped the nation in goals against average and finished the season ranked second at 0.72......Led the CAA in goals against average...Ranked third in the league in save percentage and 16th nationally at .776... Named to the National Field Hockey Coaches' Association National Academic Squad.

2005 (Freshman): Redshirted.

Prior to Old Dominion: A two-sport varsity athlete at Villa Maria Academy...Earned All-League, All-Area, and All-State honors...Named team captain...Had a career 91 percent save average and 47 shutouts...Also participated in lacrosse for four years...Earned All-Area and All-League honors...Netted 31 goals her senior year...An academic honors student.

Personal: Born July 7, 1986...Daughter of Bernie and Liz Driscoll...Has one sister, Mo (25) and one brother, Ricky (21)...Received degrees in criminal justice and sociology after the 2009 spring semester...Will begin the masters program at ODU in the fall, studying applied sociology.

Career Marks:
Saves: 14 vs. James Madison (10/9/08)
Fewest goals allowed: 0 vs. 24 teams
Minutes: 94:05 vs. Duke (9/17/06)

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