Jeff Kellen
Jeff Kellen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rockford, Ill.

High School:
Rockford Lutheran

Birthdate:
09/24/1988

2010-11Competed in 31 rounds during the season, which tied with Eric Meier for a team high ... season stroke average of 74.0, which was a team best ... a two-time MVC Golfer of the Week (Oct. 13, 2010 & April 18, 2011) ... named an MVC First Team Scholar-Athlete ... named an Division I Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-American Scholar by the Golf Coaches Association of America ... recipient of the Weibring Endowed Scholarship ... recorded four top-10 finishes during the season, including a top-three finish with a score of 221 (77-74-70) at the 2011 State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Men's Golf Championships ... was 2-under par 142 (69-73) at the Samford Intercollegiate, finishing in a tie for sixth ... finished in a tie for eighth place at the ASU Red Wolf Intercollegiate with a 4-under-par 140 (67-73) ... recorded a season-best score of 219 (74-71-74) at The Firestone Invitational and finished in a tie for 20th place.

2009-10: All-Missouri Valley Conference selection ... two-time MVC Golfer of the Week (Oct. 14, 2009, Feb. 24, 2010) ... Prairie Farms/MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (Oct. 21, 2009) ... competed in 30 rounds in 11 tournaments ... season stroke average of 74.9 ... placed first at the D.A. Weibring Intercollegiate after firing a 1-under-par 209 (72-68-69) ... tied for third place at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate, carding a 1-under-par 215 (70-71-74) ... tied for ninth place at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Tournament, posting a 23-over-par 233 (82-75-76).

2008-09: All-Missouri Valley Conference selection ... completed a team-best 34 rounds in 12 tournaments ... finished in the top-25 in 9-of-12 tournaments ... tied for sixth place in the ORU ShootOut after carding a 220 (71-80-69) ... earned a share of seventh place at Sam H. Hall Intercollegiate after posting a 218 (75-73-70).

2007-08: Scoring average of 75.2 ... had one top-10 finish at the Branson Creek Invitational with a two-round total of 146 (72-74).

Prep & Personal: Four-time team most valuable player ... four-time all-conference selection ... three-time regional champion ... sectional champion ... two-time all-state selection ... placed fifth at the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) State Championship two times ... four-time varsity letterwinner ... "Who's Who Among High School Students" ... "Who's Who Among High School Student-Athletes" ... member of the National Honor Society ... majoring in finance ... born Sept. 24, 1988 ... son of Mark and Pam Kellen.