10 Kelsey Bickford
10 Kelsey Bickford
Height: 5-10
Year: 2020
Hometown: Somersworth, N.H.
High School: Somersworth
Position: OH
Major: Psychology
m 25
k/s 1.84
h % .099
a/s 0.19
b/s 0.28
sa/s 0.39
d/s 1.70

Accolades:
GNAC Honor Roll: 10/16/2017, 9/16/2018, 9/30/2018

2018: Played in all 28 matches as well as 96 sets as a junior outside hitter…posted 258 kills on 884 total attempts along with 18 total blocks…set a career high in total digs (153)…ranked fourth in the GNAC in kills, fifth in total points, and second in total attacks…registered 10 kills on 29 total attempts for 21.5 in a victory versus Mitchell on September 15th…shared a season high in kills (16) on September 29th versus Husson, as well as on October 18th versus Framingham State.

2017: Played in all 32 matches and 115 total sets as a sophomore outside hitter…tallied 338 kills on 1209 attempts with 145 digs and 26 total blocks…ranked second in the GNAC in attempts, fourth in kills, and fifth in points (360.5)…shattered the SJC single-season attempts record, as the previous mark – 954 – was held by former teammate Victoria Huntley ’17…also posted the third-highest kills total in team history…recorded double-digit kill totals in 18 different matches…posted 13 kills and seven digs against Maine Maritime on September 2nd…notched a double-double with 10 kills and 11 digs versus University of New England that same day…boasted 16 kills on 38 attempts in a sweep over Maine-Presque Isle on September 8th…recorded 17 kills with seven digs in a 3-1 win at Lesley University on September 25th…recorded 30 total kills in losses to Emmanuel College and Salve Regina on October 7th…followed up with 40 kills combined in a GNAC tri-match split versus Rivier University and Albertus Magnus College on October 20th…chipped in with 15 kills and nine digs in a loss to Framingham State on October 21st…notched an impressive double-double with 15 kills and 16 digs along with a pair of aces in a five-set loss at the hands of UNE five days later.

2016: Played in all 25 matches and all 93 sets as a freshman right side hitter...tallied 107 kills, 24 assists, 35 digs and 41 total block...on September 29th against University of Southern Maine had 5 kills and 3 block assists...racked up 13 kills and posted a solid .346 attack rate with a pair of block assists against Suffolk University on October 5th...tallied 7 kills, 1 assist, and 4 block assists against Pratt Institute on October 8th...on October 29th versus Emmanuel College tallied 9 kills, 4 assists, 3 digs, and 2 block assists.

High School: Played three Years of varsity volleyball for Steve Hodsdon at Somersworth High School, making it to the DII championship her senior year...garnered First Team All-State honors her junior year and Second Team accolades as a senior... averaged 10 kills per game...listed on the honor roll through high school...also played basketball and participated in track and field.

Personal: Kelsey Lynn Bickford, born in Somersworth, New Hampshire...daughter of Shane and Darlene Bickford...majoring in Psychology.

Recent Games
Oct 12 vs. St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 3-1
Oct 12 at Emmanuel (Mass.) W, 3-2
Oct 16 at Regis (Mass.) L, 3-1
Oct 19 vs. Rutgers-Newark L, 3-1
Oct 19 at Albertus Magnus L, 3-1
Oct 20 at Eastern Conn. St. L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 25 8
Sets 90 31
Kills 166 49
Kills per set 1.84 1.58
Errors 101 32
Total Attacks 657 224
Hitting Percentage .099 .076
Assists 17 5
Assists per set 0.19 0.16
Service Aces 35 14
Service Errors 18 4
Service Aces per set 0.39 0.45
Reception Errors 17 3
Digs 153 39
Digs per set 1.70 1.26
Block Solo 13 1
Block Assist 12 7
Block Total 25 8
Blocks per set 0.28 0.26
Block Errors 2 1
Ball Handling Errors 4 2
Points 220.0 67.5
Points per set 2.4 2.2
Matches started 15 4
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 at U. of New England L, 3-0 - 3 7 3 22 .182 1 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Aug 31 vs. Southern Me. L, 3-0 - 3 6 8 25 -.080 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Aug 31 vs. Maine Maritime L, 3-0 1 3 2 7 18 -.278 1 0 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 6 vs. Bates L, 3-0 1 3 6 0 15 .400 1 0 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 7 vs. Curry L, 3-1 1 4 13 11 47 .043 0 4 0 0 13 1 1 0 2 1 18.5
Sep 7 vs. Plattsburgh L, 3-1 1 4 7 2 28 .179 0 1 0 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 7 at Husson L, 3-1 1 4 7 7 26 .000 1 0 2 2 11 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Sep 10 at Colby L, 3-0 1 3 6 1 24 .208 2 0 0 1 5 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 14 at Rivier L, 3-0 1 3 1 3 15 -.133 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 14 vs. Bates L, 3-0 1 3 2 5 24 -.125 0 1 1 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 4.0
Sep 19 at Southern Me. L, 3-0 1 2 1 1 6 .000 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 21 Colby-Sawyer W, 3-2 - 5 8 5 42 .071 1 1 1 0 4 0 1 1 1 0 9.5
Sep 21 Husson W, 3-1 - 4 10 6 32 .125 0 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Sep 22 Me.-Fort Kent W, 3-1 1 4 11 6 30 .167 0 5 2 0 4 4 0 0 4 0 20.0
Sep 24 Plymouth St. L, 3-2 - 5 12 2 34 .294 2 1 0 0 3 3 0 0 3 0 16.0
Oct 5 Norwich L, 3-0 - 3 1 1 21 .000 1 0 0 0 5 1 0 0 1 2 2.0
Oct 5 Anna Maria W, 3-0 - 3 5 2 12 .250 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Oct 8 New England Col. W, 3-1 - 4 10 5 32 .156 0 1 1 0 10 3 1 0 4 0 14.5
Oct 10 U. of New England L, 3-0 - 3 3 2 15 .067 1 2 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Oct 12 vs. St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 3-1 1 4 9 3 19 .316 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Oct 12 at Emmanuel (Mass.) W, 3-2 1 5 9 5 34 .118 0 6 1 1 3 0 3 0 3 0 16.5
Oct 16 at Regis (Mass.) L, 3-1 - 4 5 3 18 .111 1 1 0 0 8 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Oct 19 vs. Rutgers-Newark L, 3-1 1 4 14 2 39 .308 2 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 17.0
Oct 19 at Albertus Magnus L, 3-1 1 4 11 10 63 .016 2 2 1 2 14 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Oct 20 at Eastern Conn. St. L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 16 -.063 0 1 0 1 15 0 0 1 0 1 1.0
Oct 26 Lasell   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Johnson & Wales (RI)   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 vs. Simmons   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Suffolk   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 25 93 107 1.15 78 389 .075 24 0.26 0 0.00 35 0.38 5 36 41 0.44 130.0 1.4
2017-18 32 115 337 2.93 227 1209 .091 7 0.06 7 0.06 145 1.26 7 19 26 0.23 360.5 3.1
2018-19 28 96 258 2.69 128 884 .147 14 0.15 34 0.35 153 1.59 3 15 18 0.19 302.5 3.2
2019-20 25 90 166 1.84 101 657 .099 17 0.19 35 0.39 153 1.70 13 12 25 0.28 220.0 2.4
Total 110 394 868 2.20 534 3139 .106 62 0.16 76 0.19 486 1.23 28 82 110 0.28 1013.0 2.6
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 25 90 166 1.84 101 657 .099 17 0.19 35 0.39 153 1.70 13 12 25 0.28 220.0 2.4
Conference 8 31 49 1.58 32 224 .076 5 0.16 14 0.45 39 1.26 1 7 8 0.26 67.5 2.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 31 60 1.94 29 218 .142 5 0.16 13 0.42 37 1.19 11 4 15 0.48 86.0 2.8
Away 9 31 47 1.52 34 224 .058 7 0.23 12 0.39 71 2.29 0 6 6 0.19 62.0 2.0
Neutral 8 28 59 2.11 38 215 .098 5 0.18 10 0.36 45 1.61 2 2 4 0.14 72.0 2.6
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Wins 7 29 62 2.14 32 201 .149 1 0.03 17 0.59 30 1.03 7 6 13 0.45 89.0 3.1
Losses 18 61 104 1.70 69 456 .077 16 0.26 18 0.30 123 2.02 6 6 12 0.20 131.0 2.1
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August 3 9 15 1.67 18 65 -.046 3 0.33 1 0.11 14 1.56 0 1 1 0.11 16.5 1.8
September 12 44 84 1.91 49 323 .108 7 0.16 15 0.34 78 1.77 9 4 13 0.30 110.0 2.5
October 10 37 67 1.81 34 269 .123 7 0.19 19 0.51 61 1.65 4 7 11 0.30 93.5 2.5