Kelsey Smith

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Kelsey Smith
Personal information
Born (1994-08-11) 11 August 1994 (age 25)
Nelson, New Zealand
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight 58 kg (128 lb)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current club Capital
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
New Zealand 79

Kelsey Smith (born 11 August 1994) is a New Zealand field hockey player who plays for the national team.

Smith was born on 11 August 1994 in Nelson.[1][2] She attended Waimea College[3] and now studies tourism management at Victoria University in Wellington.[4] She played her first game for the national team in 2015 against Argentina.[5] In July 2016, she was confirmed for New Zealand's Olympic team.[3]


  1. ^ "Kelsey Smith". Rio2016. 2016. Archived from the original on 6 August 2016. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Kelsey Smith". New Zealand Olympic Committee. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  3. ^ a b Rollo, Phillip (7 July 2016). "Kelsey Smith bolts into Black Sticks squad for Olympic Games". Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  4. ^ Martin, Wayne (28 September 2015). "Kelsey Smith headed for big time with Black Sticks women's hockey team". The Nelson Mail. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  5. ^ Rollo, Phillip (21 December 2015). "Young Black Sticks women's player Kelsey Smith's meteoric rise continues". Retrieved 7 August 2016.

External links[edit]