June 3, 2010

Kara Kelly Selected to Play in IWLCA North-South Senior All-Star Game

Providence, RI - Brown senior women's lacrosse standout Kara Kelly (Garden City, NY) has been selected to compete in the 2010 IWLCA Division I North-South Senior All-Star Game as part of the North Team. The contest will take place at the United Sports Training Center in Downingtown, PA on Saturday, June 12 at 12:00 noon. She is among a group of 40 senior student-athletes from Division I who were recognized with this honor in their final year of eligibility and one of five seniors from the Ivy League named to the squad. The North Team will be coached by Albany's Lindsey Hart, while James Madison's Shelley Klaes-Bawcombe will coach the South Team.

A valuable member of the defense and midfield during her career, Kelly played in 61 of 62 games over the past four years, missing just one game, due to an injury. She has ranked among the team leaders in ground balls each season, finishing fourth on the team in the category last year and third as a sophomore. This season, Kelly finished second on the team with 32 ground balls and also contributed 13 draw controls and nine caused turnovers. For her career, Kara has earned 33 points, scoring 31 goals and assisting two. She also has 96 ground balls, a mark that ranks 17th all-time at Brown, 43 draw controls, and 39 caused turnovers.

North Team
Kayla Best, Albany
McKinley Curro, Boston University
Natasha Davies, Denver
Ali DeLuca, Penn
Shawn Evans, Monmouth
Ali Flury, Denver
Carissa Hauser, Sacred Heart
Kara Kelly, Brown

Ashley King, Louisville
Rachel Klein, Boston University
Kathleen McNish, Duquesne
Ashley Mitchelides, UConn
Erin Rigby, Fairfield
Erica Rybinski, Villanova
Emily Schaknowski, Delaware
Barb Seaman, Penn
Brittany Shannon, Columbia
Chelsea Wagner, Sacred Heart
Xan Weitzel, Boston University
Kaileigh Wright, Penn
Head Coach: Lindsey Hart, Albany

South Team
Kristin Carr, North Carolina
Kaitlin Duff, Virginia
Kate Faas, Maryland
Molly Ford, Georgetown
Tara Gardner, Loyola
Emily Gibson, Loyola
Kim Griffin, James Madison
Kelsey Honeyford, George Washington
Angela Hughes, Johns Hopkins
Brittany Kalkstein, Virginia
Jackie Kearney, Mount St. Mary's
Morgan Kelly, James Madison
Susan Lines, James Madison
Caitlyn McFadden, Maryland
Logan Ripley, North Carolina
Jenn Russell, North Carolina
Sam Schrum, Johns Hopkins
Caity Whiteley, Virginia
Sarah Willis, UMBC
Mary Zulty, William & Mary
Head Coach: Shelley Klaes-Bawcombe, James Madison