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GETTING TO KNOW KELSEY GRAY

Gray is a senior, and captain of the Golden Eagle volleyball team. She currently leads the OVC with 20 blocks, averaging 1.25 blocks per set. Gray is averaging a .308 attack percentage, ranking her third in the conference.

In 2011 (Junior): Kelsey was the only Golden Eagle to appear in all 110 sets…led the team in blocks with 106 and finished third on the team in kills with 234 while maintaining a .256 hitting percentage…notched a career-high 12 total blocks against Jacksonville State (10/4) and seven solo blocks against Murray State (10/22)…tallied at least 11 kills in eight matches, including a season-high 15 against Eastern Kentucky (11/11)…finished second on the team in service aces with 20 and posted 66 digs…named to the TTU Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.

In 2010 (Sophomore): Kelsey was one of two Golden Eagles to play in all 119 sets last season...led the team in total blocks with 126 (1.06 bps), which ranked second in the OVC...finished third on the team in kills with 270, while posting a team-leading .259 hitting percentage...named the OVC Defensive Player of the Week (10/18) after posting 10 total blocks against Jacksonville State (10/15)...recorded a career-high 16 kills against Murray State (11/5).

In 2009 (Freshman): Kelsey was one of three Golden Eagles to start in all 28 matches and 112 sets…led the team in total blocks with 122 (1.09 bps) which ranked fourth in the OVC…led all newcomers with 198 kills (1.77 kps)…posted 33 digs, four assists and one service ace…recorded a career-high 15 kills vs. Southeast Missouri (9/18) and a career-high 11 total blocks against Murray State (11/19)…named to the OVC all-newcomer team.

High School: A four-year starter for coach Ruth Sunkle at Newark High School, Kelsey was named all-conference four times and all-state as a senior...two times her team MVP, she led Newark in kills three seasons and earned OCC-Ohio Division Player of the Year honors her senior season...set the school record for kills in a match with 34...also played club for Central Ohio Volleyball Club where she helped the team to a first place finish at the U.S. Junior Olympic Championships silver division as a freshman...member of the AAU National Tournament All-Star Team as a junior.

Personal: Kelsey is the daughter of Raymond Gray and Deidre Walter...full name is Kelsey Renae Gray...born August 21, 1991...majoring in Nutrition.

 

HOW WELL DO THEY KNOW Kelsey Gray...
We asked Kelsey 15 questions, then posed the same 15 questions to two of her teammates to see how well they know him:

Kelsey Gray's Answers Madi Comperry's Answers Christine Maci's Answers
My nickname: KG
KG KG
My middle name: Renae
Grandma Name
Lynn
My sports hero is: Kerri Walsh
Kerri Walsh
Manning (the good one)
I can't stop listening to: The Lumineers
Madi Talk
Pontoon
If I could go anywhere, it would be: Crookston, MN
Minnesota, to see her boyfriend
Minnesota
The most overrated athlete is: Tony Romo
Tim Tebow
Tim Tebow
Favorite activity on an off day: Watch Movies
Watch Movies
Watch Movies
My favorite movie: Pretty Woman
Mulan Baby Mama
My favorite food: Grilled Cheese
Grilled Cheese
Candy
My favorite pro sports team: Bengals
Bengals Bengals
Who do you miss the most: My boyfriend
Her Boyfriend
Boyfriend
Favorite snack food: Chips and Salsa
Candy Candy
Ever broken any bones: No (knock on wood)
No No
Do you prefer Facebook or Twitter: Twitter  Facebook  Twitter
What is your greatest quality: I'm hard working.
Her Leadership
 Her Leadership

Answers in Bold Face are matches

  Madi Comperry scored 8 correct answers to win the round. Christine Maci had 7 correct matches.