Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#20 - Kelly Peller
2008-09 Women's Basketball
POS.
F
HT.
5'11"
YR.
Jr.
HOMETOWN
Chesterton, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Chesterton
Kelly Peller

2008-2009: Sat out the season as a redshirt ... missed the year due to a leg injury ... named to the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls.

2007-2008: Appeared in 28 games as a sophomore for Valpo drawing 14 starting assignments ... scored a career-high 11 points at home against Detroit on Feb. 21 ... tallied 10 points against Cleveland State twice (Feb. 2 and Feb. 28) ... grabbed four rebounds at Wright State (Jan. 24) and at Cleveland State (Feb. 28) ... registered four steals at home against Wright State on Feb. 23 ... dished out four assists at Youngstown State on Mar. 1 ... went 3-for-3 from three-point range against Detroit (Feb. 21) ... played a career-high 24 minutes at home against Cleveland State on Feb. 2 ... shot 85.7% (12-of-14) from the free throw line on the season ... named to the Horizon League Spring Academic Honor Rolls.

2006-2007: Played in 22 games as a freshman for the Brown and Gold drawing starts against Saint Francis (Ind.) (Dec. 30) and Huntington (Jan. 3) ... scored a season-high six points against Huntington and versus Centenary twice (Jan. 8 and Feb. 3) ... added five points against Saint Francis (Ind.) ... pulled down a season-high four rebounds at Indiana on Nov. 15 ... had a pair of assists against Centenary at home (Feb. 3) and at Oakland on Feb. 10 ... made 8-of-11 free throws (72.7%) on the season ... saw a season-high 20 minutes of action at Centenary (Jan. 8) ... named to the Mid-Continent Conference All-Academic Team.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Trojans ... second all-time in school history in scoring ... a Second Team All-State selection ... led Chesterton to the sectional championship in 2005-2006 ... three-time team Most Valuable Player ... a First Team All-Duneland Athletic Conference selection ... an two-time All-Sectional Team pick ... Most Valuable Player in the Duneland Athletic Conference ... an Indiana Junior All-Star ... named a 2005-2006 Tremendous 26 Seniors in the state of Indiana ... invited to the Top-100 and Top-40 workouts ... played for coach Jack Campbell ... a member of National Honor Society ... also lettered in cross country and track and field.

Personal: Kelly is the daughter of Tom and Julie Peller ... born October 5, 1987 ... majors are history and secondary education.

W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay