Mackenzie Ellis 13
Mackenzie  Ellis

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Madison, N.J.

High School:
Madison

Height:
5-9

Position:
B


03/24/2016

Seven Wolverines, Team Earn NFHCA Academic Honors

Seven Wolverines, Field Hockey Team Earn NFHCA Academic Honors

11/30/2015

Wolverines Place Five on NFHCA All-Region Teams

Field Hockey Places Five on NFHCA All-Region Teams

11/09/2015

Ellis Added to NFHCA Senior Game Lineup

Ellis Added to National Field Hockey Senior Game Lineup

10/27/2015

Ellis Tabbed Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week

Ellis Chosen for Big Ten Field Hockey Weekly Award

02/16/2015

Ellis, Scavelli and Senior Class Honored at Team Banquet

Ellis, Scavelli and Senior Class Honored at Field Hockey Team Banquet

Graduate Student (2015)
• Named to NFHCA All-West Region second team
• Selected to NFHCA Senior Game roster; did not play due to injury
• Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 27)
• Started 22 games in the backfield; missing one game due to injury
• Posted a career-best four goals, 12 assists and 20 points; led the team in assists
• Netted a second-half goal on Senior Day vs. Ohio State (Oct. 31)
• Scored on penalty strokes vs. Indiana (Oct. 4) and Michigan State (Oct. 20)
• Tallied a career-best three assists at Central Michigan (Oct. 13); also registered multiple assists vs. MSU, #16 Northwestern (Oct. 16), #20 Iowa (Oct. 9) and #18 Penn State (Sept. 18)
• Assisted on the double-OT game-winner vs. Northwestern
• Scored first collegiate goal with a first-half tip vs. Vermont (Sept. 11)
• Tallied first collegiate point, an assist, on the game-winning goal at Fairfield (Sept. 6)
• Contributed to a defensive unit that posted a sterling 0.97 goals-against average and allowed just 8.5 shots per game

Senior/Junior (2014)
•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).

Junior/Sophomore (2013)
•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).

Sophomore/Freshman (2012)
•Appeared in eight games
• Made collegiate debut in the season opener vs. Wake Forest in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge (Aug. 26).

Freshman (2011)
•Redshirted the 2011 campaign.

Prep
•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.

Personal
•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

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