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Kelly Miller

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Zionsville, Ind.

High School:
Zionsville Community

Height:
5-5

Position:
Defender

Experience:
2L


As a Sophomore in 2012
Started 11 of 20 games played in the Pirates backfield logging 985 minutes (career-best 93 at Rice) ... Tied for second on the team in assists (3) with Caty Butler ...  Made first collegiate start against Charlotte (9/3) recording one shot (on goal) ... Recorded first career point against Old Dominion (8/22) assisting on Kendall Frey's game-winning strike ... Second career assist was on Lexi Miller's game-winning goal against High Point (9/6) ... Final assist came at Houston (10/5) on Chrissy Gratz' goal in the 21st minute ... Member of a defensive unit that posted 10.0 shutouts (8.0 in C-USA) ... Key contributor on a defense that held opponents to a 1.15 GAA (0.85 in C-USA) ... Six of 13 shots were on goal (46.1 percent) ... Tallied a career-best three shots (two on goal) at UAB (9/30) ... Also had multiple shots at No. 25 Memphis (9/28) and Tulsa (10/31) in the C-USA Championships ... Named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Named to ECU Director of Athletics Honor Roll both semesters.

As a Freshman in 2011
Played in five games as a reserve during rookie season ... Logged 114 minutes on the pitch ... Made collegiate debut against No. 21 South Carolina (8/19) playing five minutes ... Career-best 71 minutes came against UAB (10/30) in the home finale ... Appeared in a pair of Conference USA matches (Southern Miss and UAB) ... Named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Named to ECU Director of Athletics Honor Roll both semesters.

Zionsville Community
Four-year varsity starter for coach Ramon Aguillon at Zionsville Community ... Helped the Eagles to a four-year composite record of 53-9-19 ... Two-time all-conference selection and team Defensive Player-of-the-Year winner (2009-10) ... Earned all-state and all-region honors as a senior ... As a freshman was named team Newcomer-of-the-Year ... During junior campaign helped ZCHS to a No. 19 national ranking by ESPN Rise as well as sectional and regional championships on the way to the state semifinals ... Also earned a varsity letter as a member of the track squad ... Named Academic All-State (2010) ... Four-time Honor Roll and Eagle Scholar Award winner (2007-10).

Club Experience
Played for coach Beth Goetz and the Carmel United U18 Elite ... Named 2009 TopDrawerSoccer Watch List ... Member of the 2010 Indiana State Cup Championship and 2009 semifinalist squad ... 2009 Disney Showcase U17 Finalist ... Played in the Red Bull and Midwest Regional League (2008-10) ... Member of the ECNL and Midwest Regional League (2010-11).

ODP Experience
Played for the 93 Indiana State Team from 2008-10.

Personal
Intended academic major is nursing ... Daughter of Michael and Lisa Miller ... Has one older brother (David).