University of Iowa Athletics

#20 Kelli McGroarty

Height 5-6
Class Sr.
High School Eastern Regional
Hometown Voorhees, N.J.
Club Team 1776 United FC
Previous School La Salle
Kelli McGroarty - Women's Soccer - University of Iowa Athletics

2023 Honors – All-Big Ten Tournament Team member… voted team Offensive MVP… letterwinner. 2023 – Iowa offensive leader with 18 points and seven goals… four assists ranked second on the team… 52 shots at .135 percentage… 22 shots on goal at .423 SOG percentage… led Iowa offensively during run to the Big Ten Tournament Championship and fourth NCAA Tournament appearance; scored nine points in the postseason, including four goals and the game-winner against No. 5 Penn State.

La Salle – Named to the All-Atlantic 10 First Team in 2022…  registered team-best six goals and five assists for 17 points as a junior… took team-high 42 shots and 21 shots on goal that season… two game-winners… hat-trick against Fordham, scoring all three of her goals in ta seven-minute span in the first half… Atlantic 10 Co-Offensive Player of the Week… recorded 10 starts through 16 games played in 2021…led team in goals (3), shots (46) and shots on goal (24) that season… recorded five or more shots on five different occasions in 2021… scored game-winners against Duquesne (Oct. 14, 2021) and UMass (Oct. 24, 2021)… …scored three goals in the final four games of the season… 2021 Atlantic 10 Conference Honor Roll… named to Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team in 2020… won Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Feb. 16, 2020)… played in all nine games with two starts as a freshman… tied for team-best in points (11) and goals (5)… lead the conference with three game-winning goals… scored four points on two goals against Villanova (Feb. 13, 2020)… conference honor roll in 2020.


High School – Graduated from Eastern Regional in 2020… 2018-19 New Jersey Girls Soccer Gatorade Player of the Year… Two-time United Soccer Coaches All-America and All-East Region selection in 2018 & 2019… Selected to play in the United Soccer Coaches All-American game in 2019… 2019 New Jersey Girls Soccer Coaches Association (NJGSCA) Player of the Year… 2018 & 2019 Player of the Year… Olympic Conference Player of the Year in 2018 & 2019… 2018 United Soccer Coaches Girls Player of the Year… The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Courier Post, and The Sun Newspaper Player of the Year in 2018… All-State selection in 2018 & 2019… 2018 & 2019 Star Ledger First Team All-State honoree… Top Drawer Soccer Second Team All-American in 2018… Three-time time South Jersey Midfielder of the Year… Four-time First Team All-Olympic Conference selection… Three-time All-South Jersey nod… Name to NJGSCA State Top 20 Player List in her final three years… 2018 NJSIAA Group 4 State Champion… Claimed the Olympic Conference title three-straight years to end career… Retired #10 jersey at Eastern Regional… Holds Eastern Regional program records for points in a career (275), goals in a career (108), goals in a season (40), and points in a season (100)… Landed on The Courier Post’s Female All-Decade Team… Four-year letterwinner in soccer, basketball, and lacrosse… Played club for 1776 United FC.