Vanderbilt defeated Mississippi State 2-1 on Sept. 11, 2015 in the SEC opener. (Photos by Steve Green)
Honors • 2015 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll • 2014 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll • 2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll • 2012-13 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
2014 One of fastest players on team, played and started all 19 games... Began season on defense but was moved up to forward periodically to help with attack, then moved back to back line... Picked up third career assist in 3-2 overtime victory over Cincinnati.
2013 One of three Commodores to start all 19 games ... Logged 1,601 minutes, playing the full 90 six times ... Picked up only one point in 2013 on an assist against Alabama... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2012 Played in all 20 games as a freshman, making 19 starts... Second on the team with five goals scored... Had an assist in VU's season-opening win over UT-Martin... Scored twice against Western Kentucky, and again against Alabama... Also tallied the eventual game-winner at Mississippi State... Played a total of 1,458 minutes... Named to the 2012-13 Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
Personal: Kelsey Lynn Tillman... Born Jan. 12, 1994, in Washington, D.C.... Daughter of Neika and Thomas Tillman... Has three sisters: Jordan (21) and twins Lauren and Kristen (12)... Both parents graduated from Vanderbilt... Thomas taught political science at the university in 1987 and 1988... Majoring in child development.