Kelcy Ballantyne

Kelcy Ballantyne

Bachelor of Management Studies (Management)

Waikato Management School


Kelcy is in her first year of university and is studying towards a Bachelor of Management.

Her most recent achievement in basketball is being selected into the Waikato Women's Wizards team who went on to finished second in the national league. Additionally, she was selected into the Waikato U23 Team this year. This team went on to win the national championships and Kelcy was named in the National Tournament Team (one of the top 10 players at this tournament).

Kelcy also played for the University's Team who placed second at the National Championships. Kelcy's career highlights include being selected in the New Zealand u16 team in 2012, New Zealand u17 team in 2013, New Zealand u18 team in 2014, and most recently the New Zealand 3x3 u19 team that competed at the World Championships in Hungary last year. Additionally, this year she was selected into the New Zealand women's final 3x3 trial squad of 5 players. In the future she hopes to play for the New Zealand women's program in either 5x5 or 3x3.

Kelcy attended Otumoetai College where she was a prefect. This year she has taken on a number of leadership roles. These include the being selected as the Waikato University Representative on the University and Tertiary Sport New Zealand Board, being selected as the Marketing Director on the Waikato Management School Student Association Executive Board and finally, volunteers her time as a committee member of the Waikato Basketball Club.


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