4 Kelly Mahoney
4 Kelly Mahoney
Height: 5-9
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Buffalo Grove, Ill.
High School: Buffalo Grove
Position: D

* Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
* Butler Athletic Director's Honor Roll 

* 2012 2nd Team All-Atlantic 10  |  Academic All-Atlantic 10
* 2012 CoSIDA Academic All-District

2012 - Sophomore Season: Voted second team All-Atlantic 10...named CoSIDA Academic All-District and academic all-conference...played in 18 matches and started 17...didn't come off the field 16 times...scored four goals and anchored the top defense in the A-10...totaled 21 shots, seven tries being on goal...scored a goal in win over Indiana State (Aug. 24)...fired career-high seven shots vs. Eastern Illinois (Sept. 14)...played 78 minutes vs. Youngstown State (Sept. 22), the last time she came off the field the rest of the season...scored in 13th minute of win over Dayton (Oct. 5)...scored golden goal vs. Xavier (Oct. 7)...scored game-winner and attempted four shots vs. St. Bonaventure in league tournament (Nov. 1).

2011 - Freshman Season: Earned a starting spot on the back line, playing in every match and starting 19 times...scored one goal and totaled 17 shots...didn't come off the field 18 times and led Bulldogs with 1,776 minutes played...played 90 minutes and attempted two shots at Eastern Illinois (Sept. 4)...totaled three shots and played 110 minutes in tie vs. Xavier (Sept. 29)...scored game-winning goal and took two shots at Youngstown State (Oct. 1)...attempted three shots against Cleveland State (Oct. 5)...played all 200 minutes in two league tournament matches.

High School: An all-conference performer and four-year starter at Buffalo Grove...played club soccer and led her team to a state cup semifinal appearance and league championship in 2010...team also won a Metro United Fall Classic Showcase championship...club team went 21-0-3 with a state semifinal appearance in 2009 and won the Metro United event as well as two other tournaments...National Honor Society student and Illinois State Scholar as well as a Spanish Honor Society member...also played two seasons of basketball at Buffalo Grove, helping the team to the state semifinal as a freshman.

Personal: Born April 15, 1993...daughter of John and Barb Mahoney...has an older sister, Erin...pharmacy major.