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4 Greta Ell
Greta  Ell


Plains, Pa.

High School:
Holy Redeemer




No. 5 Virginia Wins 7-2 over No. 18 William & Mary

Greta Ell scores her first hat trick in the victory


Carrera Lucas Named to USNT Development Squad

Greta Ell offered a trial for the U-21 team after the end of the fall season


Four Cavaliers Competing at USA Field Hockey's YWNC

Young Women's National Championship take place June 12-16 at the Home of Hockey


No. 16 Virginia Blanks Fairfield, 4-0

Cavaliers close out New England road trip shutting out the Stags


Five Cavaliers Selected for the USA Field Hockey Young Women's National Championship

Tournament takes place June 28- July 3 in Lancaster, Pa.



  • During the summer, attended Young Women's National Championship and earned an invitation to U21 US Junior Squad National Camp
  • Scored a pair of goals in the season opener against Fairfield (Aug. 25)
  • Scored the game-winning goal in the victory over No. 1 Duke (Sept. 8)
  • Had her first career hat trick against William & Mary (Sept. 15)


  • Appeared in 24 games with 13 starts
  • Scored a goal in the win at Fairfield
  • Had an assist in the NCAA Tournament first-round game against Michigan


  • Was the lone freshman in Virginia's opening-day lineup, appearing in 21 games with 19 starts
  • Finished her rookie season ranked fourth on the team with nine goals and 22 points
  • Scored a goal and had an assist in her collegiate debut against Drexel
  • Scored a goal in each of the first four games of her collegiate career including the overtime game-winner at Princeton (Sept. 6)
  • Scored the game-winner at Liberty (Oct. 15)

High School and Club

  • Played four seasons of varsity field hockey and ran varsity track four years at Holy Redeemer
  • 2014 Wyoming Valley Conference Field Hockey Player of the Year
  • Three-time First Team All-State
  • Three-time Citizen's Voice All-Star First Team and Times Leader All-Star First Team
  • As a senior, was her team's leading scorer and one of WVC's offensive points leaders with 34 goals and 16 assists, setting school record for total points
  • Also led the WVC in points in 2012 with 19 goals and 15 assists
  • Tallied a total of 74 goals and 59 assists in her high school career
  • 2014-15 NFHCA PA Region Second Team
  • 2014-15 NFHCA High School National Academic Squad
  • 2015-16 USA Field Hockey U-19 National Indoor Team
  • Won two gold medals (2011-12) at the National Indoor Tournaments
  • Won a silver medal with Xcalibur U19 at the 2014 National Club Championship
  • In track, was named to the Times Leader Track & Field All-Star Second Team her freshman season
  • Finished sixth in the 100m at Districts her senior season


  • Daughter of Robert and Babette Ell
  • Her brother, Zach, played baseball at Penn State
  • Her brother, Dalton, played basketball at NCAA III King's College
  • Also has a younger brother, Tucker
  • Undeclared major

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