Freshman Scored Game-Winner At Temple, Now Has Five Goals In 2013
Jackson, Gorney, Petrucelli, de Leener All Score Goals In Mustang Win
SMU Gets Goals From Five Different Players
SMU vs. Colorado State - Aug. 30, 2013
2013 (Fr.): Started all 19 matches at forward during her freshman campaign at SMU... Scored five goals, good for second on the team... Also added an assist to total 11 points on the season... Scored the game-winning goal in her first collegiate match vs. ULM on Aug. 23... Totaled 37 shots in 1,472 minutes... Her three game-winners were tied for fifth-most in the conference... HONORS: American Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week (Sept. 30).
Prep: Gorney is a well-decorated player in the state of Texas and was invited to participate in the USYSA Region III Girl's Olympic Development Program, visiting multiple different locations throughout Europe... Participated in the ODP Training events in Florida in 2010 and 2011, and earned ODP camp all-star recognition... In all, participated in the Region 3 ODP team from 2010-12... Gorney is rated as a top-20 player in the state of Texas and is a top-150 player nationally according to the IMG Academy... At Hebron High School, Gorney earned District 6-5A Newcomer of the Year honors in 2010 and was First Team All-District in 2011, leading her team to the playoffs every season... Gorney also plays for the Dallas Texans 95s... Helped lead the Texans to a 3rd place national finish in 2010 and 2011, and ECNL National League titles in 2009-10 and 2010-11... the Texans are currently the No.1 ranked team in Region III... Ran varsity cross country as a freshman at Hebron... National Honors Society member... Gorney's older sister Kayla currently plays at Texas Western.
Petrucelli on Gorney: "Kelsey can both score goals and set up goals. She's very effective on the outside of the field. She's a good player one-on-one and serves a very good ball. She has a bright future at SMU."