25 Kelsey Summers
25 Kelsey Summers
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr.
Hometown: West Bloomfield, Mich.
High School: Marian
Position: D/F
Major: Undeclared
Previous Team: Little Caesars 19u
S/C: R

USA Hockey: Took part in development camps in 2007 and 2008.

2011-12 (Freshman): ECAC Hockey All-Academic ... First career point came on assist Nov. 19 at Mercyhurst ... One assist in 19 games.

Before Yale: Assistant captain with Little Caesars … All-MWEHL … MWEHL All-Academic … Team was USA Hockey national finalists, JWHL Challenge Cup Champions and TOEHL Playoff Champions in 2011 … Team was State Champions in 2010 and 2011 and NAHA finalists in 2010.

High School: Captained lacrosse team and senior football team … High school did not have a hockey team … In lacrosse, was All-American All-Academic, All-State All-Academic, All-Tournament Midwest League and All-Catholic in 2011 and All-League in 2010 … Lacrosse team was Catholic League Champions 2009-2011, regional champions 2009 and 2011, state finalists 2009 and state semi-finalists 2011 … Member of the National Honor Society … National Merit Scholar Finalist … Phi Beta Kappa Award … Marian Junior Mentor … Students Against Destructive Decisions Member … Marian tutor.

Notes: Performed 60 hours of community service teaching Vacation Bible School during the summers … Hobbies include lacrosse, waterskiing and spending time with friends and family … Mother, Nancy, played softball and volleyball at Michigan State … Brother, Justin, is studying law at Notre Dame.

Why Yale? “I chose Yale because of the outstanding opportunities that I will be exposed to as part of the Yale academic, athletic and social community.  I knew it was a perfect fit the first time I stepped into the arena.”