Kelley Finch enters her final season at USC as an intelligent leader and versatile player able to stand out on defense and in the midfield.
Finch started four games and played in 20 as a junior... Was an important and reliable backup, primarily in the midfield for the Trojans... Achieved academic honors with Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.
Finch appeared in all 21 of USC's games as a sophomore... Made one start against Harvard on Sept. 3... Scored her first career goal as the third goal in a 3-0 win over Drake on Sept. 8... Also recorded an assist on USC's game-winner at Oregon State on Nov. 3... Received Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.
Finch saw time in 12 games in her freshman season... Took one shot in a win over Oregon on Oct. 16, and dished out the first assist during USC's 3-1 NCAA Second Round loss to Cal State Fullerton on Nov. 13.
Finch was named league MVP as a senior and received first team all-league honors all four years at Menlo School in Atherton, Calif.... Named Palo Alto Weekly Athlete of the Week in 2003 and 2004... Played with Stanford Quake club team, which finished as State Cup semifinalists in 2002 and 2005... Quake team captain 2000-2005... Participated in the State ODP in 2003 and 2004... Member of ODP Regional pool in 2004.
Finch is majoring in communications and is interested in pursuing advertising or public relations... Parents are Judi and Jerry... Has two sisters, Lindsey and Casey... List her favorite sports hero as Michael Jordan because he sticks out his tongue like she does... Favorite movie is `Tommy Boy' and favorite TV show is `The OC'... Birthdate is April 15, 1987.
KELLEY'S CAREER STATS
GP-GS Shots Goals Asts Pts GWG
2005 (Fr.) 12-0 1 0 1 1 0
2006 (So.) 21-1 6 1 1 3 0
2007 (Jr.) 20-4 13 0 0 0 0
Career 53-5 20 1 2 4 0