Ella Ellenson

#13 Ella Ellenson

Pos. F
Ht. 6-2
Yr. Fr.
Hometown Rice Lake, Wis.
High School (Prev. School) Rice Lake

2017-18: Played in 30 games as a true freshman at Valpo, averaging 3.3 points and 2.8 rebounds per contest… Contributed six points and six rebounds in the first game of her collegiate career, the season opener against IU Kokomo... Knocked down her first career 3-pointer on Dec. 15 against IU Northwest... Reached double figures for the first time in her career by scoring 10 points on Dec. 21 against Fort Wayne... Squeezed what at the time was a season-high seven rebounds on Jan. 7 vs. Bradley, leading the team in that area for the first time in her collegiate career. Played 18 minutes in that game, eclipsing her previous season high of 13... Had five rebounds in only eight minutes on Jan. 19 at Missouri State... Scored a career-high 13 points on 5-of-9 shooting on Jan. 26 vs. Evansville... Had 10 points in just 11 minutes off the bench on Feb. 18 vs. Missouri State... Grabbed seven rebounds on Feb. 23 at Indiana State... Had a career-high nine rebounds to lead the team in that area on Feb. 25 at Evansville.

Prep: Scored 1,000 points early in her senior year... Was a four-year starter and two-year captain for the Warrior girls.... Earned four varsity letters in basketball and track... As a senior, scored 15.4 points per game, averaged 8 rebounds, 2.0 assists and had 40 blocks... Is the 800M recordholder for RLHS and participated in the Wisconsin State Track meet all four years of her high school career.... Also earned varsity letters in golf, academics and music... Was named to the WBCA All-Star game and the Border Battle All-Star Game... Was named to the Big Rivers All-Conference Team all four years.

Personal: Born April 13, 1999 in Rice Lake, Wis... Daughter of John and Holly Ellenson... Brother Wally played basketball in the NBL of Canada in 2016-17 and made the All-Rookie team... Brother Ellwood is finishing up student teaching this year at Valley City State University, N.D., where he was the captain of the basketball team and track athlete... Brother Henry is a Detroit Pistons forward and a former Marquette standout.... Majoring in secondary/physical education.