11 Hilary Ells
11 - Hilary Ells
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grandview Heights, Ohio
High School: Grandview Heights
Position: F


2013: Third team National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/Continental Tire Division III All-American, becoming one of four All-America selections in program history … NSCAA/Continental Tire Division III All-Great Lakes Region first team … Ohio Athletic Conference Forward of the Year … first team All-OAC … first team Ohio Collegiate Soccer Association (OCSA) Division III All-Ohio … first team OCSA Division III Academic All-Ohio ... led the conference and finished 90th in NCAA Division III with 14 goals … led the league with 28 points (14 goals) … led the team with six game-winning goals … played in 24 matches and made 23 starts … suffered a shoulder injury in the team’s 2-1 victory over No. 14 Thomas More (Ky.) in the NCAA Division III Tournament Round of 16 and was unable to play in the team’s national quarterfinal or semifinal matches … tallied what held up as the game-winning goal in Capital’s 4-0 victory over John Carroll in the OAC Tournament championship match on Nov. 10 … became the first Crusader since 1999 to score four goals in a match, including the game-winner, in the team’s 5-0 triumph over Marietta on Oct. 22 … also registered game-winning goals against Kenyon on Oct. 2, at Wittenberg on Sept. 18, at then-No. 14 Thomas More (Ky.) on Sept. 11 and against Shenandoah (Va.) on Sept. 8 … scored goals in four of the team’s first five matches … attempted 82 shots, including 49 on goal, for the year

2012: Received a medical hardship after suffering a season-ending injury in preseason training 


2011: Selected second team All-Ohio Athletic Conference … named to Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District VII second team … led the team with 10 goals and tied for the team lead with 22 points … added two assists … finished in the top six in the conference in goals, goals per game, points and points per game … scored game-winning goals against Baldwin-Wallace (Sept. 28) and against Wilmington (Nov. 1) in the OAC Tournament quarterfinals

2010: Played in 19 matches, starting seven … tied for second on the team with 15 points … finished second on the team and tied for seventh in the Ohio Athletic Conference with seven goals … also placed second on the team with three game-winning tallies … posted one assist

Personal: Parents are George & Susan Ells … majoring in psychology … played for coach Michael Merna at Grandview Heights High School, where she also participated in track & field, swimming and basketball … favorite class at Capital is Psychology