Kelly Mathesius
Kelly Mathesius
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Aurora, Ill.
High School: Waubonsie Valley
Major: Aerospace Engineering

2016-17: MAC Second Team All-Conference (Smallbore and Air Rifle)... MAC All-Academic Team... Competed in 12 events... Averaged 535.3 in smallbore and 552.3 in air rifle... Ranked eighth in the MAC in smallbore average and seventh in air rifle... Posted a season-high of 550 vs. University of the Sciences in smallbore and 566 vs. University of the Sciences in air rifle.

2015-16: Appeared in all eight events for the Engineers … Academic All-MAC … averaged 540.3 in smallbore in seven events … that was the third highest average on the team … averaged 556.4 in all eight outings in air rifle.

2014-15: Shot in every match for the Engineers … third on the team with her smallbore average of 534.3 … fourth in air rifle with an average score of 547.6 … in the first match of the season at Army (10/13) she bettered her previous career highs with scores of 536 in smallbore and 550 in air rifle … upped both scores to 538 (SB) and 553 (AR) at Coast Guard (10/25) … the next time out she upped her best smallbore effort to 551 against the University of the Sciences/Wentworth (11/15) … matched the 553 air rifle score again at the second day of the Beanpot (1/25) … finished 15th in smallbore at the MAC Championships (3/7) with a 526 … 17th in air rifle with another 553.

2013-14: Solid freshman campaign for the Engineers … finished with averages of 514.9 in smallbore and 533.4 in air rifle … fired a 524 in smallbore her third time out at the Beanpot (1/25) … at VMI (2/8) she upped her season bests in both disciplines with a 526 in smallbore and a 542 in air rifle … posted her season-high scores of 531 in smallbore and 543 in air rifle at the NCAA Qualifier (2/22) … finished the season with a smallbore score of 523 and an air rifle effort of 540 at the MAC Championships (3/2).

Off The Range at MIT: Majoring in aerospace engineering … internship with Northrup Grumman and The Boeing Company … research on fabrication and optimization of ion electrospray thrusters with the MIT Space Propulsion Laboratory … President and Founder of the MIT Rubik's Cube Club … Treasurer of the Rocket Team.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Waubonsie Valley High School … lettered twice in gymnastics … Honor Roll … Zonta Club Scholarship … UBS Scholarship.