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Kelsey Lawson
Kelsey Lawson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tempe, Ari.

High School:
Corona del Sol

Height:
5-11

04/15/2014

Blue Demons Looking to Finish Strong After Record Start

Hoping to parlay 17-1 opening run into BIG EAST tournament title and NCAA tournament berth

08/08/2013

151 DePaul Student-Athletes Earn BIG EAST All-Academic Honors

Blue Demons honored for a 3.0 GPA or higher in 2012-13 academic year

06/10/2013

Athletics Banquet Celebrates Blue Demon Accomplishments

Five DePaul student-athletes receive multiple awards for 2012-13 season

04/21/2013

Women's Tennis Takes Third at BIG EAST Championship

Blue Demons ride three singles wins, doubles point to win over tourney's third seed in consolation match

04/20/2013

Blue Demons Take Irish to Limit in Loss at BIG EAST Tourney

DePaul takes doubles, two singles points in loss to tournament's top seed

11/02/2012

Women's Tennis Photo Day -- 2012

Women's Tennis Photo Day -- 2012

11/10/2011

2011-12 Women's Tennis

2011-12 Women's Tennis

Demon Notes:
2013 ITA Arthur Ashe Midwest Regional Award winner... 2011 and 2012 ITA Scholar Athlete... earned BIG EAST All-Academic Team selection as a freshman... led DePaul with 27 singles wins as a freshman.

Career Record (Three Seasons, Singles: 76-41 | Doubles: 61-43)

Junior 2012-13 Season (Singles: 28-11 | Doubles: 20-11)
Served as team captain... played primarily at the fourth singles position and ranked second on the team with 28 wins... received the 2013 ITA Arthur Ashe Midwest Region Award... also honored with DePaul's Jean Nordberg Memorial Award... put together a 16-6 record at fourth singles... put together a season-high nine match winning streak from Nov. 10 through Feb. 10... closed the season on a five-match winning streak...

Sophomore 2011-12 Season (Singles: 21-15 | Doubles: 16-9)
ITA Scholar Athlete... eclipsed the 20-win mark in singles for the second consecutive season... tied for second on the team with 21 victories... played in the No. 3, 4 and 5 spots... posted a 5-3 record against BIG EAST opponents... combined for a 6-0 record when playing in the No. 3 and No. 5 positions... closed out the season by winning five of her last six matches... season-long eight match winning streak from Jan. 22-Feb. 17... during her eight-match streak she won all of her matches in straight sets and won two matches with a 6-0, 6-0 scores... partnered with Patricia Fargas, Cali Gustafson, Gia McKnight and Carolin Neumann for a 22-13 mark in doubles... posted a 8-3 record with Gustafson... during the fall posted a 5-6 singles record... her six doubles victories came with four different partners.

Freshman Season 2010-11 (Singles: 27-15 | Doubles: 19-19)
Led DePaul with a 27-15 singles mark... played in the third, fourth and fifth positions... posted a 9-4 record in the third spot and went 4-1 in both the fourth and fifth positions... went 7-1 against BIG EAST opponents... season-long six match winning which started on April 2 and ran through April 29... went 1-2 against ranked opponents... defeated No. 106, Jennifer Kellner - 6-7 (6-8), 6-3, 1-0 (10-4) from Notre Dame on April 23... posted a 19-19 record in doubles including an 11-11 mark in the No. 2 position... during the fall season, tallied an impressive 9-7 mark in singles... closed out the fall by winning six of her last nine singles matches... qualified for the Main Draw of the ITA Midwest Regional by winning three straight matches... registered a 5-6 mark in doubles play.

High School: Four-time All-Tempe and All-State Selection... went undefeated in 2009 and 2010 and won the 5A-1 State singles title... Corona del Sol High School finished as runner-up in thh 5A-1 State Tournament in 2009 and reached the quarterfinals of the 2010 state championship... won the 2008 USTA Central Arizona Player of the Year award... participated at the Girls 18 National Clay Court Championships... played at the Southwest Section girls 18 Team National Championship.

Personal: Daughter of Slade and Tracy Lawson... sister to Alex and Zach...enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.