Kelly Williford

  • Kelly
  • Williford

  • Class
  • Height
    5' 6
  • LH/RH
  • High School/Other
  • Hometown
    Basking Ridge, N.J.
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Updated: May 12, 2015

2014-2015: Boasts a 7-5 singles record this season ...Started the year with three straight wins, helping the Hokies take down No. 35 Princeton with a three-set win ... Helped Tech top back-to-back ranked opponents in No. 57 Florida State and No. 50 Wake Forest with victories on Court 5 and 4, respectively ... Earned a 7-5, 6-4 win at the No. 5 spot to help the Hokies upset No. 16 Miami

Fall: Started off the season with two victories in doubles play with Elena Cerezo-Codina at UNC-Wilmington's Beach Blast against ECU and Georgia ... Won a singles match against UMBC and two doubles matches against against UMBC and Radford with Katherine Butler at the Hokie Fall Invitational ... picked up a singles victory over Auburn in Orlando at 2014 Collegiate Clay Court Invitational

2013-14: Has a record of 13-16 in singles play, 6-6 at No. 3, 2-4 at No. 2 ... 6-3 in doubles play with Ilinca Stoica ... Picked up singles wins against No. 74 Elon and No. 43 William and Mary ... Picked up singles win against No. 57 Nicole Martinez of NCSU ... Picked up doubles win against No. 57 NCSU with Illinca Stoica ... Clinched singles win against No. 72 NCSU, 6-1,6-3.

Fall: Advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA Atlantic Regional in both singles and doubles with partner Ilinca Stoica … Posted a 3-0 doubles record at the Kitty Harrison Invitational with partner Raluca Mita … Finished the fall season 5-4 in singles and 6-1 in doubles.

2012-13: Finished the year with a 12-12 dual record, playing mostly in the No. 3 or 4 spots … Put together a 6-8 record at No. 4 and a 4-3 record at No. 3 … Began the season with a No. 119 national ranking … Strung together six straight victories to begin the dual season … Clinched Tech’s upset of No. 14 Duke in the ACC Tournament from the No. 4 spot … Went 13-9 in doubles action, teaming up with Ilinca Stoica at the No. 1 spot, finishin the year ranked No. 6 in the Atlantic Region.

Fall: Topped a sixth seeded Old Dominion team to advance to the quarterfinals of the main doubles draw with teammate Raluca Mita at the ITA Regional.

High School/ Junior Tennis: Was a four-star recruit, being ranked as high as 97th nationally by … Ranked fourth in New Jersey and was a quarterfinalist in the state tournament … Earned the Lawrence A. Miller Girls 16 Sportsmanship Award in 2011.

Personal: Kelly Winter Williford … Born 10/21/94 in Summit, N.J. … Left-handed … Daughter of Dean and Idalia Williford … Has one sister, Zoë … Majoring in university studies.