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Recent Posts by Kelly McNelis

May 19, 2014
McNelis: Finality of BC's Season, My Senior Year
Boston College's record-breaking season fell just short of the final four. Eagles senior Kelly McNelis wraps up the season, and her playing career.

April 14, 2014
McNelis: A Meaningful Senior Day at BC
Kelly McNelis couldn't believe it was time for her Senior Day. The Eagles emerged victorious against Virginia Tech.

March 26, 2014
McNelis: West Coast Trip, McGowan Award Honor
Kelly McNelis takes you through Boston College's West Coast trip, a close game with North Carolina and says she's honored to receive an award important to the B.C. women's program.

February 24, 2014
McNelis: BC 'Out for Wins'; Big Week Ahead
The Boston College women's lacrosse team is off to a strong start to the season and hopes to keep it going.

January 30, 2014
McNelis: BC's Preseason Prep, Trip to Newtown
Boston College is getting eager for the season to start Feb. 15 against Notre Dame.

November 20, 2013
McNelis: Fall Ball Coming to Close for Eagles
Boston College held an alumni weekend and is getting starting on its "4th Quarter Program," writes Kelly McNelis.

October 30, 2013
McNelis: Boston College's Wilford Movement
As part of fall ball, the Boston College women's lacrosse team was paid a visit by motivational speaker Keith Wilford. He inspired.

May 13, 2013
McNelis: BC's Season of Firsts Comes to an End
The Boston College women's lacrosse team's season of firsts ended on Friday with a loss to Dartmouth. Kelly McNelis puts the season in perspective.

April 8, 2013
McNelis: Exciting Times at Boston College
Boston College is flying high after beating Duke and Virginia, writes BC attacker Kelly McNelis. The Eagles' have made a lot of firsts.

March 25, 2013
McNelis: Lax Community Plays for Seton Hill
The lacrosse community is indescribable. Whether it is Division I, II, III, club, high school or rec league, there is an unspoken bond between us all, writes Boston College attacker Kelly McNelis.

February 18, 2013
BC Finds Way to Prep, Start Season After Nemo
Winter storm Nemo flattened Boston College's practice bubble, but Kelly McNelis writes the Eagles were able to prepare for their season-opener over the weekend.

January 29, 2013
Boston College Begins Anew; McNelis Blog Back
Kelly McNelis has recovered from a knee injury and is back with the Eagles as they get ready for their season opener Feb. 16 at Holy Cross.

October 30, 2012
McNelis: Fall Wrap, Being Injured and Condolences
Some fall ball games are different than others. For Boston College, its annual fall game with Dartmouth has high intensity, writes Eagles attacker Kelly McNelis.

October 3, 2012
Melting Pot Gets Eagles Back in Swing of Things
BC attacker Kelly McNelis checks in on the Eagles' fall ball season and the annual Melting Pot tournament held over the weekend at Harvard.

September 3, 2012
BC's McNelis: Back to School, Practice and Fall Ball
Boston College attacker Kelly McNelis and the Eagles' women's lacrosse team in back on campus.

July 30, 2012
BC's McNelis: Harder to Walk in the Coach's Shoes
Coaching a summer club team helped Boston College attacker Kelly McNelis realize exactly what makes an effective leader.

July 9, 2012
BC's McNelis: Don't Put a Limit on Anything
Boston College attacker Kelly McNelis says you can learn a lot from pushing to exceed your limits.

June 18, 2012
BC's McNelis: The Summer Workout Packet
Boston College attacker Kelly McNelis joins Lacrosse Magazine's regular blog roll. First topic: What the summer workout packet really means.