We take a look back at Kelly Mazzante�s 2005 season by the numbers.
|1 ||Kelly made the first start of her WNBA career on August 12 vs. the New York Liberty. In that game, she posted four points in a career-best 27 minutes. |
�I feel great out there,� she said just days after making her first start. �I think my excitement really just comes down to having the opportunity to play.�
|2|| In her second season, Kelly averaged 2.4 points for the Sting in 2005.|
|3|| Kelly connected on a clutch three-pointer to help the Sting seal a 56-49 win over the Detroit Shock on August 6. |
�I know I can make shots like that and know I can contribute,� she said after the game. �In that situation at the end of the game, I'm going to come in and try to pull it. I appreciate the confidence that coach has in me to put me in that situation.�
|4||Kelly missed four games of the 2005 season on the Injured List with right knee tendinitis.|
|5|| Kelly grabbed a career-high five rebounds in the final game of the season on August 27 against Connecticut.|
|6||Kelly averaged 6.0 points over the final four games of the season. During that stretch she shot .400 from the field and .385 from three-point range while also averaging 2.5 rebounds.|
|7|| Kelly dished out seven assists during the 2005 season including a career-high tying two assists in the Sting�s 82-73 double overtime win against the Detroit Shock on August 6.
|8||Kelly tallied a season-high eight points in 13 minutes in Charlotte�s 78-66 win over the Liberty in New York.|
|9||Kelly recorded nine steals during the season. On August 23, she posted a career-high two steals vs. Detroit.|
|10||Kelly attempted 10 free throws connecting on eight of them to finish the season shooting .800 from the free throw line.|
|11|| In 11 games this season Kelly hit one or more three-pointers. She concluded the 2005 season shooting .304 from behind the arc. |
�I'm a shooter� she said. �I always think the next one is going to go in.�