Kelly Hinkle, a 2003 graduate of Quakertown High School and former goalie on the high school girl's soccer team, has finished her soccer career at DeSales University, Center Valley.As goalie on the DeSales "Bulldogs" Women's Soccer team, Hinkle has proven herself as a very resilient soccer player as she started and played every minute of every game for the past three years. In her senior year, she was picked captain of the team, voted team most valuable player and was chosen as the MAC Freedom Conference first team goalie. Hinkle was honored as the conference defensive player of the week five times in her career. In her college career, she set five all-time DeSales Women's Soccer records with career best goals against average
(1.29), career best save percentage (.830), season best save percentage (.838), career shut-outs leader (18), and season shutouts leader (7).
Hinkle will be graduating from DeSales with a double major in Elementary and Special Education. She hopes to obtain a local teaching job and would like to coach soccer goalkeeping.