UVM athlete spotlight of the week


#3 Ellie Mills – women’s soccer

Position: Forward?

Height: 5’5”?

Class: Sophomore?

Hometown: Arlington, Va.?

High School: Washington-Lee High School

Accomplishments at UVM:

Mills scored the only goal in a 1-0 shutout over Stony Brook in the first game of league play Sept. 25. This is her second goal of the season and of her career.

Previous accomplishments:

In her hometown of Arlington, Va., Mills earned multiple honors such as 2010 Female Athlete of the Year, and as senior captain, she led her high school team to the National District Championship.

In the 2008 season, Mills led Arlington Pride to the Virginia State Cup finals, as well as to the semifinals in the following year. Mills was also awarded a berth to the National Tournament Semifinals in the Super Y League with the Northern Virginia Majestics.