Mackenzie Ellis 13
Mackenzie  Ellis

Graduate Student

Madison, N.J.

High School:




Seven Wolverines, Team Earn NFHCA Academic Honors

Seven Wolverines, Field Hockey Team Earn NFHCA Academic Honors


Wolverines Place Five on NFHCA All-Region Teams

Field Hockey Places Five on NFHCA All-Region Teams


Ellis Added to NFHCA Senior Game Lineup

Ellis Added to National Field Hockey Senior Game Lineup


Ellis Tabbed Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week

Ellis Chosen for Big Ten Field Hockey Weekly Award


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.

• 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

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