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Kelli Lunsford
Kelli  Lunsford
Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Highland Village, TX

High School:
Marcus HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
Midfielder


Career At North Texas
Tabbed first-team All-Sun Belt three times in her career ... Twice selected to the Sun Belt All-Tournament Team ... Was the Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Year in 2005 ... Named to the Central Region all-freshman team by Soccer Buzz Magazine ... Played in 84 career games, seventh most in school history ... Started 81 games, sixth most at North Texas ... Her 196 career shots is sixth most ... Is tied for eighth all-time with 20 assists.

2009
Named to the first-team All-Sun Belt as a defender ... In wake of Brook's injury, became the team's most valuable player and directed one of the top defenses in the Sun Belt Conference ... Played in 20 games and recorded one assist ... Was fifth on the team with 33 shots ... Selected to the Preseason All-Sun Belt Team.

2008
After missing the entire 2007 due to a knee injury, came back to score seven goals, second best on the team ... Named first-team all-Sun Belt ... Selected to the Sun Belt All-Tournament Team ... Also was chosen to the Soccer Buzz Central Region Team ... Tied for the team lead with four assists and was third in points (18) ... Led the team with four game-winning goals, including a dramtic goal in overtime to beat Oklahoma 3-2 at home ... Scored game-winning goals on penalty kicks against South Alabama, Western Kentucky and Troy.

2007
Did not play due to knee surgery.

2006
Tied for first on team in assists (8) ... Tied for ninth in conference in assists per game (.33) ... Tied for second on team in goals (5) Third on team in points (18) and shots (43) ... Recorded a season-high three points versus Middle Tennessee including a goal on a penalty kick ... Earned a point in 12 of 21 games she started ... Had one game-winning-goal.

2005
Was one of several freshman to see quality time on the field ... Selected Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Year and one of four North Texas players chosen first team all-conference ... Named to the Central Region all-freshman team by Soccer Buzz Magazine ... Named to the Sun Belt Conference All-Tournament Team ... Recorded a season-high five points against Arkansas-Little Rock with two goals and an assist ... Scored two goals including game-winner at Western Kentucky ... Registered a goal and assist versus Sam Houston State, Troy and Arkansas State Assisted in wins against Texas State, SMU and Louisiana-Lafayette ... Went three for three on penalty kicks against Sam Houston State, Troy and Arkansas-Little Rock ... Took 77 shots ... Started 21 of 22 games.

High School/Personal
Named to the first-team all-state tournament team in the 2003-04 season ... Earned first-team all-district honors her junior season and was first-team all-region ... Helped team with state championship in 2005 ... The Fort Worth Star-Telegram named her to the Northeast Area First Team as a senior and was also named to the All-Denton County First Team in 2003-04

North Texas Mean Green