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Kelly Golden
Kelly  Golden

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kingwood, Texas

High School:
Kingwood HS

Height:
5-7

Position:
Forward

Experience:
Jr.-2L


This Season: Maybe one of the best natural goal scorers in the history of the program . . . Great speed and great knack in finding the back of the net.

2003 (Sophomore): Saw action in 18 matches, with 13 starts . . . had 16 shots on the year, with three on goal, one assists and one point . . . her 16 shots on the season tied her with teammate Sarah Fisher for the fourth-highest total among the Houston squad . . . had three shots, including one on-goal, in Houston's 2-0 loss to North Texas on Aug. 29 and against Georgia on Sept. 12 . . . lone assist came on Meghan Moreo's goal in the Cougars' 3-3- double-overtime tie with Southern Miss on Oct. 24.

2002 (Freshman): Named to the 2002 Conference USA All-Freshman Team... played in 17 games with 14 starts... earned C-USA Offensive Player of the Week honors for the week of Nov. 3 after lifting the women's soccer team to a 1-1 double-overtime tie with Tulane on Nov. 3. to help the Cougars secure a spot in the C-USA Tournament for the fifth straight year... the goal was Golden's fourth of the year--her second game-winner--and also pushed her point total to 10 on the year, good for second on the team... led the Cougars with 51 shots overall on the season, including 26 shots-on-goal... her four goals on the year were tied with teammate Sara Hemmer for the second-most on the Cougar squad... had a combined five shots against TCU (Nov. 1) and Tulane (Nov. 3)... her .510 shot-on-goal percentage was fourth on the squad amongst the starters.

Club:Played for the No. 4 ranked Challenge Soccer Club... coached by Tom Dolan... was a member of the South Texas Olympic Development program.

High School: Attended Kingwood High School in Kingwood, Texas... leading scorer for State Championship team... invited to be an ESP All-Star... maintained a 3.5 GPA.

Personal: Born to parents Harry and Deborah Golden in Metairie, La. on December 23, 1983... majoring in education... also recruited by LSU, Florida, North Carolina and Mississippi State... spent four years working with Kingwood Hospital Volunteer program.

Watch Houston Video
08/24/17
Cal State Northridge
at Cal State Northridge
Los Angeles
9:00 PM
08/27/17
Rice
at Rice
Houston, Texas (Rice)
7:00 PM
GameTracker
09/01/17
Mississippi State
at Mississippi State
Starkville, Miss.
7:00 PM
09/03/17
LSU
at LSU
Baton Rouge, La.
5:00 PM
09/08/17
Southern Miss
Southern Miss
CARL LEWIS COMPLEX
7:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
09/10/17
Lamar
Lamar
CARL LEWIS COMPLEX
5:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
09/15/17
New Mexico
at New Mexico
Albuquerque, N.M.
8:00 PM
09/17/17
New Mexico State
at New Mexico State
Las Cruces, N.M.
1:00 PM
09/21/17
Tulsa
at Tulsa
Tulsa, Okla.
7:00 PM
09/24/17
Memphis
at Memphis
Memphis, Tenn.
1:00 PM
10/05/17
UCF
UCF
CARL LEWIS COMPLEX
7:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
10/08/17
USF
USF
CARL LEWIS COMPLEX
1:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
10/12/17
Temple
at Temple
Philadelphia, Pa.
2:30 PM
10/15/17
UConn
at UConn
Storrs, Conn.
11:00 AM
10/19/17
Cincinnati
Cincinnati
CARL LEWIS COMPLEX
11:00 AM
GameTracker Video Tickets
10/22/17
East Carolina
East Carolina
CARL LEWIS COMPLEX
1:00 PM
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10/27/17
SMU
at SMU
Dallas, Texas
7:00 PM
11/01/17
vs Quarterfinals
TBD
TBA
11/03/17
vs Semifinals
TBD
TBA
11/05/17
vs American Championship
TBD
TBA

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