3 Kelsey Haist
3 Kelsey Haist
Height: 5-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Nixa, Mo.
High School: Nixa HS
Position: Midfielder

2014 - Started all 18 games at the midfielder position... Haist notched her first goal as a Lion in a 3-2 victory over Missouri S&T... Scored the game winning goals in back-to-back matches against Washburn (1-0) and Emporia State (1-0)... Finished the season with 2 assists, 3 goals on 13 shots, and a shot-on-goal percentage of .769... Went 1-1 on penalty kick attempts...

2013 - Appeared in 10 games at forward for the Lions as a junior starting the first six games. Recorded five shots on the year, three on goal for a .600 shot-on-goal percentage.

2012 - Playing in all 18 games for the Lions as a sophomore, Haist started five games at forward where she recorded three shots on the year with two shots on goal for a .667 shooting percentage. 

2011 - As a freshman saw action in 17 of the 20 matches for Southern...Haist scored one goal, an unassisted goal in a 4-1 loss at Northwest Missouri on Sept. 29, while taking eight shots on the season.

Prior to Southern - Started all four years for the Nixa Eagles and Coach Evan Palmer at Midfielder...earned three first team All-District honors, two first team Southwest Region Class 3 honors and one first team All-Ozarks...currently Kelsey ranks sixth overall in career points at NHS.

Personal - An Elementary Education major...the daughter of Mark and Tracy Haist.