2015-16: Big South Conference Honorable Mention Team ... Played and started in all 31 games ... Third on the team averaging 8.3 points and second on the team averaging 4.8 rebounds a game ... Led PC in scoring three times, rebounds 13 times, assists seven times, steals eight times and blocks three times ... Recorded her second double-double of her career with 10 points and 11 rebounds against Longwood (2/1) ... Dished a season-high four assists in a conference win over Liberty (1/9) ... Scored a career-high 22 points and eight field goals made in a conference win against High Point (12/29) ... Recorded a career-high three 3-pointers made and went a perfect 3-for-3 in a win against Columbia College (12/16) ... Set season-highs in minutes played (35), field goals made (6) and points (17) against UNC Asheville (11/30) ... Scored a season-high 14 points, including 6-of-6 from the free-throw line, with two assists and two steals at Vanderbilt (11/23) ... Tied a season-high 10 points and set season-highs with nine rebounds and three assists against Warren Wilson (11/18) ... Scored a season-high 10 points and added three rebounds and two assists at Kennesaw State (11/16) ... Led the team with five rebounds at Virginia Tech and provided two points (11/13).
2014-15: Played in all 31 games, starting 29 at guard … Averaged 6.5 points and a team high 6.1 rebounds per game … Ranked 15th in the Big South in overall scoring, eighth in assist/turnover ratio (fifth in Big South-only competition) and 15th in defensive rebounds … Led PC in scoring three times, rebounds 10 times, assists 10 times and steals nine times … Averaged 28.8 minutes per game … Shot a team-best 79.1 percent from the free-throw line … Went 8-for-10 from the line and grabbed 13 rebounds in an overtime road win at Charleston Southern (2/24) ... Dished out five assists against Winthrop (1/24) ... Set a new career-best with 15 points at Liberty (1/5), tying another career-high with seven free throws ... Scored a season-high 14 points and grabbed seven rebounds with a 6-for-6 effort on free throws to help PC past UNC Asheville (1/3) ... Tallied five assists and eight points in a win over Gardner-Webb (12/2) ... Paced PC in rebounds with eight to help Blue Hose knock off Western Carolina (11/22) ... Posted eight points and eight rebounds in 12 minutes against Allen (11/18) while going 4-for-7 from the field ... Led the team in scoring for the first time in her career with 12 points against VCU (11/16) ... Dished out a team-high three assists against VCU (11/16) ... Grabbed a team-high nine rebounds in the season opener at Old Dominion (11/14).
2013-14: Played all 31 games, starting 24... Led PC freshmen with 6.2 points and 4.9 rebounds per game... Tied for the team lead in assists (77) and paced the Blue Hose in steals (46)... Led PC in assists 11 times and steals 16 times... Knocked down seven free throws out of 10 chances to help PC knock off Longwood (2/8)... Posted her first career double-double with 11 points and 16 rebounds while playing all 45 minutes in an overtime win over Coastal Carolina (1/16)... Grabbed a game-high five steals against High Point (1/9/14)... Dished out five assists in a win over Radford (1/4)... Blocked three shots against Longwood (1/2)... Dished out six assists against Winthrop (12/28), including four in the second half as a PC rally fell short... Went a perfect 5-for-5 from the floor for 14 points in a 96-38 win over Columbia College (11/19)... Made her first collegiate start against NC State (11/16)... Dished out four assists and led the team in rebounds (seven) against NC Central (11/14)... Made her collegiate debut against Georgia (11/10), grabbing four rebounds and two points.
High School: Played all four years at Woodside High School, guiding the squad to three district and district tournament championships with a 78-9 overall record... Earned First Team All-District honors as a senior and played in the Top 20 Girls' Senior Classic All-Star game, earning the 2013 Most Valuable Player award as well... As a junior, helped the Wolverines to a 2012 regional championship and a trip to the state semi-finals with a 29-2 overall record and a 20-0 league marker... Also earned Second Team All-District honors as a junior following two honorable mention years as a freshman and sophomore.
Personal: Aianna Maria Kelly was born on December 4, 1994, in Clarion, Pa... Daughter of Aubrey and Margaret Kelly... Chose PC for its academic reputation and Division I basketball... Cites father as biggest athletic influence... Majoring in business administration.
|Hometown:||Newport News, Va.|
|High School:||Woodside H.S.|