2013 (Freshman): Played in 13 games, starting 11 as a freshman ... Scored one goal on seven shots ... Recorded 14 ground balls, nine draw controls, and caused 11 turnovers, which was third most on the team.
High School: Was a four-year letter winner in lacrosse at Cy-Fair High School … Helped her team to a division championship in 2010, three city championships in Houston and a pair of runner-up finishes in the state of Texas ... Team posted a 61-9 record over her four seasons ... Was named MVP of the 2010 Halloween Shootout ... As a senior she scored 26 goals on 47 shots, had 23 ground balls, seven interceptions, 28 draw controls and seven assists ... Was active in the Lacrosse Nation charity league and on the senior women's honor roll.
Personal: Full name is Kelsey Russell Gilbert … Was born on November 18, 1993, in Houston, Texas … Parents are Linda and Gerald Gilbert … Has two sisters, Lauren and Layne … Is an intergrative health science major.
Hobbies: Reading, knitting, drawing and ultimate frisbee.
Goals: "To become an athletic trainer for the Houston Texans or Dynamos."
Fun Facts: Her ancestor, Samuel Huntington, signed the Declaration of Independence ... Her middle name, Russell, means "little red" ... Favorite food is sushi .. Favorite movie is Gladiator.