Kelsey Beard
Kelsey  Beard


Corona, Calif.

High School:
Centennial HS '10





Aggies Return Home to Host 'Eaters, Highlanders

UC Davis takes break from playing six-of-eight on the road


UC Davis Edges Cal State Fullerton 57-55 in Thriller

Blair Shinoda hits game-winning shot with just 15 seconds left in the game


Cal Poly Wins Key Big West Matchup Over Aggies

Hannah Stephens, Cortney French, and Blair Shinoda each score in double figures for UC Davis


Aggies Return Home for Three Straight

UC Davis matches longest home stretch of the season

2011-12: Made season debut on Jan. 5 at UC Riverside after sitting out the first half of the season due to injury... Scored a career-high 7 points at Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 1, all of which came in just 4 minutes of action... During the span she went 2-of-2 from three-point range and hit a free throw... Grabbed 2 rebounds and added a bucket against UC Riverside on Feb. 11... Also recorded 3 steals and a block.

2010-11: Appeared in 22 games as a true freshman, twice playing at least 10 minutes in a game... Those came in back-to-back outings at San Jose State (12/21) and against Santa Clara (12/27)... Saw action in two games at Big West Tournament, playing 3 minutes vs. UC Irvine (3/8)... Had defensive board in that game... Scored a season-high 4 points in 4 games... Made 12 of 21 shots (.571), including hitting 3 of her first 4 shots as an Aggie.

CENTENNIAL HS '10: Made All-Big 8 League first team for three straight seasons... Added All-Inland Empire honorable mention as a junior and senior... Scored 295 points (10.9 ppg) with 226 rebounds (8.4 rpg) in 2009-10... Set league record with 45 blocks... Selected to San Bernardino-Riverside all-star game... Averaged 10.1 ppg, 7.3 rpg, 1.1 bpg as a junior; 9.9 ppg, 6.8 rpg, 1.3 bpg as a sophomore... Played a year of AAU ball with Compton Magic... Four-year Scholar-Athlete honoree... Earned runner-up on Southern Section academic team.

PERSONAL: Born in Orange, Calif.... Has not declared a major... Parents are Kenneth and Kim Beard... Among her proudest personal accomplishments is her 21-rebound game vs. Riverside Poly... Lists Lisa Leslie as her sports hero and cites Candace Parker's dunk as her sports highlight.