Ellis Added to National Field Hockey Senior Game Lineup
Ellis Chosen for Big Ten Field Hockey Weekly Award
Ellis, Scavelli and Senior Class Honored at Field Hockey Team Banquet
Field Hockey Spotlight: Mackenzie Ellis
U-M Student-Athletes Recognized at Scholar Athlete Celebration
• Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 27)
• Appeared in 22 games, starting all 22 in the backfield
• Ranked first on the team in assists this season with 12 assists
• Assisted in three consecutive game with two in double OT victory at #16 Northwestern, three at Central Michigan, and two at Michigan State (Oct. 16-25)
• Registered a game-winning penalty stroke goal and two assists in 5-0 shutout over Michigan State (Oct. 25)
• Tallied two assists against #20 Iowa (Oct. 9)
• Scored the team's first penalty stroke of the season in the first half against Indiana (Oct. 4)
• Posted two assists in Big Ten Opener victory over No. 18 Penn State (Sept. 18)
• Scored her first collegiate goal and first goal of the season against Vermont (Sept. 11)
•Appeared in all 20 games, starting 18
• Contributed to a 3-0 shutout win vs. Rutgers in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals (Nov. 6)
• Recorded a defensive save in the first half against #7 Stanford (Oct. 12)
• As a back, contributed to three straight shutouts at home (Sept. 6-12).
•Appeared in 18 games, starting 14
• Earned a defensive save in the second half at #11 Stanford (Oct. 25)
• Contributed to shutouts vs. Pacific, Central Michigan (Oct. 13), Missouri State (Sept. 27) and #16 Louisville (Sept. 14).
•Appeared in eight games
• Made collegiate debut in the season opener vs. Wake Forest in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge (Aug. 26).
•Redshirted the 2011 campaign.
•Graduated from Madison High School (2011)
• Captain (2010)
• Varsity letterwinner and starter (2009, '10)
• Team Most Valuable Player (2010)
• Scored 12 goals and added seven assists her senior year
• First Team All-Northwest Jersey Conference/Independence (2010)
• First Team All-Morris County by the Star Ledger (2010)
• First Team All-Morris County/All Area by the Daily Record (2010)
• Second Team North Jersey, Group II by the North Jersey Field Hockey Coaches Association (2010)
• Third Team All-Group II by the Star Ledger (2010)
• Was part of the Northwest Jersey Athletic Conference/Independence Division championship team (2009, '10)
• Second Team All-Northwest Jersey Conference/Independence Division (2009)
• Second Team All-Morris County (2009)
• Second Team Morris County All-Area by the Daily Record (2009)
• Second Team All-Morris County selected by the Star Ledger (2009)
• Scored 18 goals and added 11 assists her junior year at Madison
• In 2009, helped Madison to a NJSIAA North I, Group II championship and a #3 ranking in the state of New Jersey
• Also played basketball and softball at Madison
• Was a member of the High Honor Roll and the Captain's Council at Madison.
•Enrolled in the Ross School of Business, pursuing a master's degree in management
• Earned bachelor's degrees in psychology and communication studies in April 2015
• Born on Oct. 31, 1992
• Daughter of Charles and Lisa Ellis.
• Has one sister and three brothers
• Brother Zachary played baseball at Farleigh Dickinson University like their father Charles