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Kelly Jekot
Kelly  Jekot


Enola, Pa.

High School:
Cumberland Valley




Villanova Improves to 10-0 With Road Win at La Salle

Kelly Jekot Led Four Players In Double Figures With 20 Points

Villanova: Skilled offensive player who can score off the dribble or from behind the three-point line…Provides the Wildcats with size at the guard position…Expected to be a mainstay in the Villanova rotation in 2017-18.

2016-17: Named the Philadelphia Big Five Rookie of the Year…Started four of the 35 games she played in and averaged 22.1 minutes per game…Averaged 6.1 points per game and 3.5 rebounds per contest…Shot .333 from the field (71-of-213), .294 from three-point range (30-of-102) and .724 from the foul line (42-of-58)…Registered 50 assists, 12 steals and 10 blocks…Credited with 12 points against Mississippi State in her first career game…Scored a career-high 17 points on 6-of-16 shooting, including a 4-of-9 effort from three-point range in first career start versus Seton Hall…Had 13 points on 4-of-9 shooting, including a 3-of-7 effort from behind the arc and a 2-of-2 performance from the foul line to go with four assists at Xavier…Posted 12 points and four rebounds versus Troy…Totaled eight points and a career-high nine rebounds versus DePaul…Tallied 10 points and five rebounds against Georgetown…Recorded 12 points on 4-of-6 shooting from the field, a 2-of-3 effort from three-point range and a 2-of-2 effort from the foul line at Seton Hall… Registered 12 points and eight rebounds at Princeton in first round of the WNIT…Scored 13 points, including a perfect 8-of-8 effort from the free throw versus Drexel in the WNIT second round. 

Cumberland Valley: Two-time Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of the Year… Pennsylvania AAAA Player of the Year… USA Today Pennsylvania Player of the Year… Three-time first team All-State honoree… First Team All-Conference… District 3 MVP…Led team to three consecutive state championships…Scored 2,141 career points…Senior Academic Excellence honoree

Personal: Oldest of four girls of John and Jennifer Jekot…Father played basketball at Lock Haven University…Mother played field hockey at Lock Haven University