4 - Ellie Rice
Ellie Rice
Height: 5-6
Year: Junior
Hometown: Jackson Hole, Wyoming
High School: Jackson Hole HS
Position: Midfielder/Forward
Major: Psychology

AS A JUNIOR IN 2012: 2012 West Coast Conference Women's Soccer All-Academic team ... Started all 21 games for Santa Clara … registered one shot vs. UC Riverside … had one shot vs. Gonzaga.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011: 2011 All-WCC Second-Team ... started all 21 games for the Broncos ... scored two goals on the season ... both goals came in a 2-1 win in the season-opener at San Jose State on Aug. 19 ... attempted eight shots.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010:  All-WCC honorable mention ... played in 16 games, starting 13, totalling 1,064 minutes played ... took seven shots, including one on goal ... assisted on Kendra Perry's goal in a 2-1 loss to Stanford in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

NATIONAL TEAM/ODP: A member of the ODP Region IV Holdover Pool in 2007 and ODP Region IV Pool 2008 ... attended ESP adidas Camp in 2008 ... a member of the Wyoming ODP State Team 2004-06, and Utah ODP State Team 2007-08.

CLUB: Played for the Utah Avalanche which won the Utah State Cup from 2008-09 ... team was Surf Cup Champions in 2009 ... played for the state-champion Jackson Hole Soccer Club from 2005-07.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played high school soccer during freshman year and then moved to club soccer ... scored 22 goals in freshman year of soccer ... also played basketball, track and cross country ... basketball team was state champions in 2007-09 ... cross country team was state champions in 2008 ... a three-time all-state selection in cross country from 2006-08 ... the Wyoming Cross Country 3A State Champion as freshman in 2006 and took second place in her sophomore and junior years ... named all-state in track in 2008 ... named all-conference in basketball in 2007 and '08 ... named all-state in basketball in 2009.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Joseph and Denise Rice ... father Joseph ran track at Clemson University ... sister Nicole plays soccer at University of Wyoming ... triplet cousins played field hockey at James Madison University ... born in Jackson Hole, Wyo. ... majoring in Psychology.