RC Women's Lacrosse BIO
7 Kelly Thayer

2013: Key contributor on 2013’s National Semifinal team, playing in all 18 games, including 17 starts…her 27 goals, including six game winners, were fifth most on the team and added a pair of assists for 29 points…finished with 63 shots, 3.50 per game, and also collected 24 ground balls…scored a season high four goals in a 16-7 win vs. Merrimack on 3/23/13 and scored three goals four times…caused 12 turnovers.

2012: Due to a knee injury, played  in 10 games in the midfield for the Tars while starting nine...tallied 12 goals on 24 shots, good for a 1.2 goals per game average, to go along with nine ground balls and 11 draw controls...also caused two turnovers...scored three goals two different times in 2012, first coming on 2/19/12 against Catawba and her next coming on 4/4/12 against Converse College.

2011: Made an immediate impact her freshman year, seeing time in 17 games including one start...scored 17 goals, which included one game winner, to go along with two assists for a total of 19 points...her 32 ground balls was good for sixth on the team and also added 12 draw controls and forced 11 turnovers.

High School:  Played midfield for the Edgewater High School Eagles... named 2010 First Team USL All-American.

Personal:  Born October 24, 1991... daughter of Mary and Burton Thayer... has a brother, Keegan, and a sister, Casey... cousin Stephen Golmont plays lacrosse for Fairfield University... cousin Kara Golmont plays lacrosse for Colorado U... cousin Katie Casey swims for Notre Dame... uncle Donald Casey swam for Notre Dame... undecided on a major.

Position: Midfield
Height: 5'4"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Orlando, Fla.
High School: Edgewater High School
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