2013 (Junior): Played in 21 matches and earned eight starts … Tallied a season-high 11 kills and hit .412 against Davidson (Nov. 15) in the regular season finale … Posted four blocks at Wake Forest (Aug. 31) … Recorded a pair of service aces against Louisiana (Sept. 13) in the Spartans’ first match of the University of Georgia’s Benson’s Hospitality Group Invitational.
2012 (Sophomore): Competed in 93 sets and made nine starts … Produced her first career double-double at High Point (9/4) with 10 kills and a career-high 10 digs … Enjoyed the best performance of her career against Southern Conference foe The Citadel (Sept. 22), putting down a personal-high 18 kills to hit .773 in the match (18k/1e/22ta) … Hit efficiently against Youngstown State (Sept. 15), putting down 10 kills on 21 attempts with just two errors for a .381 mark … Posted a career-high three aces at North Carolina Central (Aug. 24).
2011 (Freshman): Played 30 matches, including 14 starts, to earn her first letter … Played 79 of a total 118 sets … Named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll … Averaged 1.20 kills per set and 0.58 blocks per set … Tallied a career-high nine kills against Samford (Nov. 5) … Posted eight kills against Navy (Sept. 4), North Carolina Central (Oct. 4) and Western Carolina (Oct. 30) … Notched a career-high seven total blocks against Navy, including a career-best six block assisted.
High School: Played all four years at Marquette High School in Chesterfield, Mo. For coach Scott Szevery … earned all-district honors during her time at Marquette … averaged .94 blocks per set … as a senior, she helped lead her team to the District 7 title …was also a three-year letterwinner in track & field where she advanced to the district championships.
Club: Played three seasons for coaches Luke Young and Andrea Knapp on the top club in St. Louis, Mo., Team Momentum.
Personal: Kelsey Anne Sidney … born July 16, 1993 in Chicago, Ill. … daughter of Paul and Lisa Sidney … has three younger siblings, Maxwell, Andrew and Hallie … father, Paul, played basketball at Benedictine University … majoring in elementary education at UNCG.