6 Teresa Skelly
6 Teresa Skelly
Height: 6-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: Palo Alto, Calif.
High School: Henry M. Gunn
Position: Middle Blocker
Major: Human Developmental and Regenerative Biology
House Affiliation: Adams

Career Stats

Career Highs
Kills: 14, DAR, Sep 24, 2011
33, DAR, Sep 24, 2011
Attack pct:
  .545 vs Towson, Sept 1, 2012 (7-1-11)
2, at Brown, Nov 05, 2010
1 vs Middle Tennessee State, Aug 31, 2012
4, Yale, Oct 22, 2010 ; vs COFC, Sep 02, 2011
Blocks: 8, at Princeton, Oct 15, 2010 ; at Bryant, Sep 09, 2011
Block solo: 2, 5 times
Block assist: 7, at Bryant, Sep 09, 2011

2012 (Junior)
Averaged 1.36 kps and 1.00 bps over three matches at the Hokie Invitational ... Registered five kills and six total blocks against Middle Tennessee State Aug. 31 at the Hokie Invitational ... Hit a career-high .545 with seven kills against Towson Sept. 1 at the Hokie Invitational ... Hit .462 with seven kills and three blocks against Northern Kentucky Sept. 8 at the Harvard Invitational ... Registered two kills and two block assists at UConn Sept. 14 at the New England Challenge.

2011 (Sophomore)
Hit .379 with 13 kills and added three total blocks against Georgia State Sept. 3 ... Totaled 11 kills and hit .429 in 3-0 win against Holy Cross Sept. 9 ... Put down 10 kills and notched eight blocks against Bryant Sept. 9 ... Named to Bryant Invitational all-tournament team ... Hit a season-high .462 with eight kills against Holy Cross Sept. 16 ... Recorded a career-high 14 kills and six block assists against Dartmouth Sept. 24 ... Tallied 12 kills and five block assists at Penn Oct. 1 ... Finished with eight kills, a .350 hitting percentage and three blocks versus Columbia Oct. 15 ... Notched 11 kills, a .579 hitting percentage and three blocks at Dartmouth Oct. 22 ... Recorded eight kills and five blocks against Penn Oct. 28 ... Turned in 13 kills, four blocks and a .344 hitting percentage at Cornell Nov. 5 ... Finished the season with 10 kills and four blocks at Brown Nov. 12.

2010 (Freshman)
Led the league in blocks as a freshman with 89 total, was fifth in the league with 0.94 blocks per set and ranked 10th in the Ancient Eight in hitting percentage (.275) ... Picked up seven kills and five blocks against Eastern Illinois Sept. 3 in first collegiate match ... Recorded a team-high 12 kills, hitting .647 for the match, six blocks and accounted for 16 total points against Bryant Sept. 4 ... Led the team with six kills against Boston College Sept. 4 ... Collected seven kills and five total blocks against Fordham Sept. 10 ... Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll Sept. 13 ... Collected seven kills and four total blocks in Ivy League opener at Dartmouth Sept. 24 ... Hit .400 for the match and picked up nine kills and three blocks in 3-2 win over New Hampshire Sept. 28 ... Had eight kills against Dartmouth (Oct. 1) and Columbia (Oct. 8), adding five blocks (two solo) against the Lions ... Collected six total blocks against Cornell Oct. 9 ... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week Oct. 12 ... Notched eight total blocks, including two solo efforts, to go along with nine kills at Princeton Oct. 15 ... Picked up six blocks and seven kills in 3-2 win at Cornell Oct. 29 ... Registered 10 kills at Columbia Oct. 30 ... Contributed eight kills and six blocks in 3-2 win over Princeton Nov. 13. 

Before Harvard
Lettered three years on the volleyball team and four for track and field team … Helped team place first in Northern California Volleyball Association rankings in 2009 and 2010 and be ranked as high as second in the nation … Earned All-Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) honorable mention as a sophomore … Named team MVP as a senior and received All-SCVAL first-team accolades … Collected a bronze medal at the Junior Olympics in Miami in 2009 … AP Scholar … National Merit commended student … Served as an assistant coach for the freshman volleyball team during her senior season … Parents, Kevin Skelly ’83 and Carrie Skelly ’83, both attended Harvard and Kevin was a member of the varsity baseball and junior varsity basketball teams.