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Kelsey  Mitchell


Detroit, Mich.

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Flaherty's MVP Honor Highlights Awards Banquet

Flaherty Named MVP at Women's Basketball Awards Banquet


Kornacki: Mitchell, Ristovski Form Sisterly Bond at Michigan

Kornacki: Mitchell, Ristovski Form Sisterly Bond at Michigan


Kornacki: Kelsey Mitchell Could Be X-Factor for Michigan

Kornacki: Kelsey Mitchell Could Be X-Factor for Women's Hoops


Getting to Know Kelsey Mitchell

Women's Basketball Getting to Know: Kelsey Mitchell


MVP Goree Among Players Honored at Awards Banquet

MVP Goree Among Players Honored at Women's Hoops Awards Banquet


Senior Year (2015-16)
• Appeared in all 35 games, starting 15
• Averaged 6.2 points and 4.6 rebounds per game
• Totaled nine points and eight rebounds at Purdue (Feb. 14)
• Had eight points and three rebounds in nine minutes against Pittsburgh (Dec. 3)
• Recorded her first career double-double against Iowa (Jan. 7) with 15 points and 11 rebounds
• Nearly missed another double-double at Minnesota (Jan. 10), with 13 points and nine rebounds
• Scored 14 points to go with seven rebounds in 21 minutes against Ohio State (Jan. 21)

Junior Year (2014-15)
• Earned second varsity letter
• Appeared in 22 games, averaging 1.0 points and 1.2 rebounds per game
• Scored five points to go with one rebound against Princeton (Dec. 9)
• Had two points in eight games

Sophomore Year (2013-14)
• Earned first varsity letter
• Appeared in three games
• Scored the first points of her career on a pair of free throws against Duquesne in the WNIT second round (March 24)
• Made career debut against Indiana, playing two minutes off the bench (March 6)
• Dressed for the first time in her career at Northwestern (Feb. 7)
• Missed five months with a foot injury, suffered during preseason workouts

Freshman Year (2012-13)
• Missed the entire season after suffering a knee injury during summer workouts

• Inkster High School (2012)
• Honor Roll member for four years
• Four-year varsity letterwinner
• Finished third in Michigan Miss Basketball voting
• Earned Associated Press Class A all-state honors as a senior
• As a senior, averaged 17.3 points, 14.1 rebounds, 4.3 and 8.1 blocks per game
• Led Inkster to the state semi-finals as a senior
• Helped Inkster capture the 2011 Class A state championship as a junior
• Averaged 17.5 points, 12.5 rebounds, 5.1 assists and 6.5 blocks per game as a junior
• As a sophomore, went for 14.7 points, 11.0 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 9.1 blocks per game as Inkster advanced to the Class A quarterfinals
• Earned all-state and all-metro honors following sophomore season
• All-conference honoree as a freshman, averaging 15.3 points, 9.0 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 7.2 blocks per contest
• Played AAU for Top Ten

• Full name is Kelsey Iman Mitchell
• Birthday: September 17, 1994
• Daughter of Ollie and Cynthia Mitchell
• Father, Ollie, played football at Wayne State and was the first African-American quarterback to ever start a game at Wayne State
• Majoring in General Studies


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