Kelsey Christensen joins the Spartan coaching staff for the 2017 season. She will serve as the program's volunteer assistant coach.
The 2016 graduate of Holy Cross was a four-year letterwinner for the Crusaders, serving as a team captain as a senior. She was a regular on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, and was a catcher/utility player.
A native of Hastings, Nebraska, Christensen was a four-year member of the softball team at Hastings Senior High School, where she served as a team captain all four seasons and was voted team MVP three times. She is currently pursuing a Masters of Science in Sport Coaching and Leadership at Michigan State, and is a community director for Residence Education and Housing Services.