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Kelsey Knudsen
Kelsey  Knudsen


Santa Clarita, Calif.

High School:




BVB | Gaels Place Six On All-WCC Teams

The Saint Mary's beach volleyball team had a program-best six players honored Wednesday on the 2018 all-WCC teams


BVB | Seven Gaels Honored on WCC All-Academic Team

The Saint Mary's beach volleyball team had the most honorees of any team on the 2018 WCC All-Academic Team


BVB | Gaels Are Runners-Up At WCC Championship

The Saint Mary's beach volleyball team finished second at the 2018 WCC Championship for the second time in three years


BVB | Gaels Sweep Through Day 1 of WCC Championship

The Saint Mary's beach volleyball team won both of its matches Friday on the first day of the 2018 WCC Championship


BVB | #19/20 Gaels Sweep Top Pairs, #11/13 Cal Takes Dual

The Saint Mary's beach volleyball team swept the top two pairs matches on Tuesday but California won the dual, 3-2

PRIOR TO SAINT MARY'S: Named Foothill League Player of the Year as a senior in 2016, which followed a first team all-league as a junior in 2015 at Valencia High School … Is a challenging defensive specialist/librero that helped the Vikings win back-to-back Foothill League championships … Earned a spot in the California Interscholastic Federation state championship tournament in 2015 … Collected 400 or more digs as a junior and senior … Is one of the best servers in the class that tallied 80 service aces to her name over two varsity seasons … Older sister is Lindsey Knudsen who is in her third year as an outside hitter for the Gaels ... Kelsey will be competing on the sand for SMC in Spring 2018 ... 

Favorite volleyball memory: Literally any time I get to play volleyball with my family

Favorite holiday: Christmas

What do you love most about Saint Mary's: The campus is breathtaking and I love the sense of community

What do you love most about SMC Volleyball:
 I love that everyone is so talented and that we all share the same goals of success and friendship

Favorite food or meal:
 Shrimp or crepes

Top 3 songs:
 Pretty much any country song ever, and any song by Vance Joy and John Mayer 

Favorite movies:
 Napoleon Dynamite, School of Rock, or any Marvel movie

Personal hobbies:
 Reading, eating, sleeping, listening to music

Personal motto or favorite quote:
 Practice like you've never won. Perform like you've never lost.

One thing everyone should do in their lifetime:
 Take a class or learn more about something that really interests them, even if there's no reason/way to use it in daily life

Describe yourself in one word:

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