Kelly Gaudino
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
La Ca?ada, CA

High School:
La Ca?ada HS '00

Height:
5-9

Position:
OH

Major:
Psychology

2002: ALL-CCAA SECOND TEAM... Started 29 matches, most on team... Also led Aggies in kills (376) and attempts (1,097), and finished 2nd in digs (343)... Ranked 7th in CCAA in kills per game (3.67), 9th in digs per game (3.30)... Posted career-high 28 kills in win over S.F. State (10/25), earning conference Player of the Week honors... Total was highest by an Aggie in a 4-game match since Brandi Glenn had 31 during 1997 season... Hit 44-9-96 (.365) during Verducci Warrior Classic (8/30-31)... Posted double-figure kills 22 times, including 4 with 20-plus... Had 16 double-figure digs matches, with season-best 22 vs. Seattle Pacific.

2001: Appeared in 27 matches, starting 25... Led team in kills (274) and attacks (823)... Finished 12th in CCAA in digs (2.89 pg)... Opened season with 21-6-43 (.349) outing vs. St. Martin?s... Had 13 matches with 10-plus kills... Recorded double-figure digs 16 times, including 20 at Stanislaus (9/7)... Had 10 ?double-doubles? of digs & kills... Hit .524 (13-2-21) vs. Humboldt (8/25), highest by any Aggie for the year.

2000: Started 22 of 32 matches played... Led team with 253 digs (2.75 dpg)... Also 3rd on team in aces (21)... Had pair of 20-dig matches: at Stanislaus (10/20) and at home win over Grand Canyon (10/13)... Also hit 17-4-36 (.361) in win over Warriors... Recorded 19 digs vs. Chico (9/27)... Had double-figure digs 10 times, double-figure kills 6 times.

LA CA?ADA HS ?00: Four-year varsity starter... Named MVP of the Rio Hondo League as a senior... Also named MVP of the area, according to two local newspapers... Selected to All-CIF first team... Set school records for kills in a match (34) and in a season (310)... Also led team in digs... Named Player of the Week by the L.A. Daily News... Led team to a 24-2 record, a league title and a 4th-place finish in state her senior year... Team also garnered academic recognition all four years and was Team of the Month by Volleyball Monthly in 1999... Selected as school?s female athlete of the year... Played club ball for Sports Shack, Santa Monica and South Bay VBCs.

PERSONAL: Born in Burbank, Calif.... Age 21 to start season... Daughter of Tony Gaudino and Janice Homan... Tony played volleyball at Santa Clara, Janice played tennis for UCLA... Psychology major... Sports hero is Shaquille O?Neal, non-sports hero is her grandfather, legendary Olympic swimming coach George Haines... Reached softball?s World Series at age 12, placing third... Hopes for career in media relations.