Amber Kelly, Player
Name: Amber Kelly
Frosh or Soph: Sophomore
High School Graduated From: Escondido High School
Honors from High School Volleyball (Varsity): Team Captain Senior Year, First Team All League 2012, San Diego County All Star Team Selection, Female Scholar Athlete of the Year, Cougar Heart Female Athlete of the Year
College Awards: Third team all conference 2013
What/who inspired you to play volleyball? (2 sentences max): My dad inspired me to play volleyball when I was younger and pushed me to try club and get involved with it.
Describe yourself – (2 sentences max) I would describe myself as someone who strives for perfection, someone who is strong willed and someone who genuinely has the best intentions in everything I do.
What do you think your biggest contribution to the team is? (2 Sentences max): I think my biggest contribution is my willingness to take accountability for my mistakes in practices and games and work with my teammates to always exchange feedback and make each other better.
Goals (3 sentences max): My goals are to win a state championship with the 2014 team, become a great setter and teammate and get a scholarship to play at a 4 year university again.
Why did you choose to play for Pierce College?(2 sentences max): I chose to play for Pierce College because I wanted to be a part of a program that is dedicated to becoming better every single practice. I love how driven everyone is and how Nabil holds everyone accountable for fixing their errors and becoming the best player they can.
Favorite saying or quote: (1 sentence max) “You weren’t born a winner or a loser, you are what you make yourself.”