AS A JUNIOR IN 2016
All-CCAA honorable mention ... Started all 22 games at left back ... Third among UCSD field players with 1940 minutes ... Assisted on Mary Reilly's fourth with long through ball in 5-0 rout of No. 12 Azusa Pacific (9/1) in opener ... Played all 90 minutes of 4-0 shutout at Cal State San Marcos (9/21) in CCAA opener ... Scored unassisted lone goal in 59th minute at Cal State San Bernardino (10/27) late in season to keep perfect CCAA mark intact.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015
Appeared in 16 games with 13 starts, once again at several positions.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014
Versatile player who started all 18 matches as a true freshman, at three different positions ... Of first eight contests, began six in central midfield and two at forward, before moving to right back for final 10 games ... Third among UCSD field players in minutes ... Key part of defense that posted seven shutouts, including five in a row to conclude the regular season ... Added three assists offensively, tied for second on the team, and was third with 29 shots taken, 10 of them on goal ... Made college debut as a starter in central midfield in opener at No. 25 Seattle Pacific (9/4) ... First career point came at Cal State Dominguez Hills (9/19) as she assisted on final goal of 4-2 victory with a right-sided cross in 85th minute ... Also had assists vs. No. 7 Cal State Stanislaus (10/10), and on 57th-minute winner in 1-0 triumph at Humboldt State (10/26) late in season ... Season-high five shots vs. Azusa Pacific (9/11) ... Played all 110 minutes vs. Cal State L.A. (9/22) and at SF State (10/19).
Played with Eagles Soccer Club from the U-9 level to U-17 ... Selected for Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) Player Development Program in 2013 and 2014 ... Competed in two San Diego Surf Cups, finishing as a finalist in 2012 ... Competed in the ECNL since sophomore year of high school ... Captained team since U-10.
A 2014 graduate of Foothill Technology High School in Ventura ... All-Channel League First Team as a senior, guiding her squad to the CIF playoffs ... Team Offensive MVP as its center forward and leading scorer ... Senior Scholar-Athlete.
Born Nov. 27 in Santa Barbara ... Parents are Jon and Julie Ellis, who both attended USC ... Has a younger sister named Whitney and a younger brother named Jackson ... Pre-human development major with education studies minor at Roosevelt College ... Goals after graduating from UC San Diego include attaining a teaching credential and master's, traveling and getting involved in a nonprofit organization ... Favorite UCSD moment is come-from-behind 2-1 win at Cal Poly Pomona to complete perfect 12-0 CCAA season in 2016 ... Enjoys surfing, spinning, reading and music ... Cheers for FC Barcelona ... Favorite athletes include Marcelo, Rafael Nadal and U.S. soccer legend Mia Hamm ... Watches the TV show Shameless ... Listens to The Shins and Devendra Banhart ... Loves sushi.