27 Robert Kelly III
27 Robert Kelly III
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Aurora, Colo.
High School: Santa Margarita Catholic (Calif.)
Position: P/1B
B/T: L/R

Summer of 2010: Kelly played for the North Fork Ospreys of the Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League, which claimed the league championship ... was third on his team with a .323 batting average, collecting 32 hits in 99 at-bats ... had a team-best 10 doubles, along with 15 runs scored, 2 home runs and 20 runs batted in ... posted a .996 fielding percentage in 212 putout attempts ... was the winning pitcher in the division championship game.

2010: Became the only freshman in Saint Anselm history to be named as a Northeast-10 First Team All-Conference selection ... ABCA First Team All-Region ... NCBWA First Team All-Region ... Daktronics First Team All-Region ... ECAC Division II First Team All-Star ... appeared in the NEIBA All-Star Game at Fenway Park ... appeared in 39 games as a freshman with 38 starts ... led the Hawks at the plate, batting .383 (59-154) with 16 doubles, 2 triples, 3 home runs, 18 walks, 5 HBP, 25 runs and 32 RBI ...  led the Hawks with a .571 slugging percentage and a .461 on base percentage ... hit safely in 33 of his 38 starts this season, and closed out the season with a 13-game hitting streak ... went 0-1 in 2 starts on the mound ... after allowing 5 runs in his first career appearance, he gave up just 1 hit, a solo home run, through 3 full innings in his second outing on 4/29 against Merrimack ... finished second in the Northeast-10 in doubles and on base percentage and third in batting average and slugging percentage ... second in batting average with runners on base (.402), seventh in hits, and eighth in total bases (88) ... on the Hawks' all-time leader boards, he finished second in doubles, third in extra-base hits (21), and seventh in both hits and defensive putouts (245) in a single season ... tied the record for triples in a game at Assumption on 5/2, with 2 , and tied the record for hits (5) and runs (4) in a single game on 4/24 at No. 18 Southern Connecticut ... Freshman of the Week on 3/8 and 5/3 ... Player of the Week on 3/8 ... only freshman in the College Baseball Foundation and Diamond Sport's "National All-Star Lineup" on 3/8.

Prior to Saint Anselm: Trinity League Co-Pitcher of the Year 2009 ... First Team All-League ... League All-Star ... All-County South All-Star ... National Honor Society member ... Abbot Bertrand Dolan O.S.B. Scholar.

Personal: Son of Bob and Shawn ... brother of Michael ... majoring in business ... aspires to be a professional baseball player ... enjoys working out and collecting baseball cards.