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Kelly Faris

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Birthday ***, 1991
Place of Birth Indiana
Age 30 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
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Kelly Faris

Kelly Elizabeth Faris is an American professional basketball player who last played for Breiðablik of the Icelandic Úrvalsdeild kvenna. She was drafted 11th overall by the Connecticut Sun in the 2013 WNBA Draft. Faris played shooting guard for the Connecticut women's basketball team, and won two national championships in 2010 and 2013. She was on a post-season championship team for five consecutive seasons, including four consecutive high school state championships and one NCAA championship.

BornJanuary 16, 1991, Plainfield, Indiana
NationalityAmerican
Listed height5 ft 11 in
Listed weight155 lb
CollegeUConn (2009–2013)
PositionGuard
NBA draft2013 / Round: 1 / Pick: 11, Connecticut Sun

About Kelly Faris

Basketball player who won NCAA Championships with the Connecticut Huskies in 2010 and 2013. She is a two-time gold medalist as a member of the United States national team.

Kelly Faris before fame

She was a guard at Heritage Christian High School, where she won four consecutive state titles.

Achievement of Kelly Faris

She was named as the Big East Defensive Player of the Year as well as the Most Improved Player of the Year in 2013.

Kelly Faris family life

She was raised in Plainfield by her parents Bob and Connie Faris.

Associations of Kelly Faris

She and Maya Moore were both stars with the UConn Huskies.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Kelly Faris

  • Basketball players at the 2013 NCAA Women's Division I Final Four
  • Connecticut Sun players
  • American expatriate basketball people in Hungary
  • Parade High School All-Americans (girls' basketball)
  • American expatriate basketball people in Australia
  • Basketball players from Indiana

Latest information about Kelly Faris updated on May 07, 2021.

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