Ellie started her competitive soccer career with Cincinnati Soccer Alliance. In her time with CSA, her team won 4 State Championships and a Regional Champion and made a National appearance in 2012. Upon graduating from Turpin High School as a 4-year starter, she pursued her soccer career at Eastern Michigan University. At her time at Eastern Michigan, she attained 1st team All-MAC honors, MAC Top 20 and Distinguished Student-Athlete accolades as well as captained her team her senior year. As she moves back to Cincinnati, she is excited to experience soccer in the same competitive spirit, but on the other side of the sidelines.