SOPHOMORE SEASON (2015)
Did not see action as a sophomore in 2015.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2014)
Played in one match in her first season at LSU, seeing time in three sets… Made her collegiate debut against Central Arkansas in the Florida State tournament, earning a kill on three attempts while blocking three shots against the Sugar Bears.
Played all four years under head coach Tom Stephenson at Jamestown High School in Virginia, where she helped lead the team to two state runner-up finishes and three overall trips to at least the quarterfinal round of the state playoffs… Is the record holder for career kills at JHS with 1,048, as the squad was a combined 61-3 in her final two seasons… Was a four-time all-district selection, earning honorable mention honors her first season, going on to make the first team in each of her final three years and as a senior being named the conference player of the year… Earned second team all-region honors as a sophomore, being named first team as a junior and senior, capping her career being named the regional player of the year… Was a first team all-state selection as a junior and senior… Was a member of the National Honor Society.
Full name is Kelly Alane Esch… Daughter of Eric and Susanne Esch… Born Feb. 24, 1996… Has two siblings in Natalie (20) and Maria (15)… Father Eric played basketball at James Madison… Plans to major in criminal justice and psychology.