Bear, Del./Caravel Academy
At Delaware: Third season at Delaware after transferring from Central Florida • expected to see major playing time in the Blue Hen midfield.
2010 Season: Played in 17 games, making 15 starts including the final 10 games of the year in his second season with the Blue and Gold • started in Delaware’s first-ever CAA tournament game • capped the season with seven points, stemming from one goals and a team-leading five assists • ranked 134th nationally in total assists and 131st in assists per game (0.29) • took 19 shots, putting nine on cage (47.4 shots on goal percentage) • tallied only goal of the season against Northeastern (Oct. 6) • posted two assists on two occasions; once against Canisius in 3-1 season-opening win (Sept. 3) and in a 2-1 win over CAA foe Drexel (Oct. 13) • had game-winning assists against Canisius, Drexel and Towson (Oct. 27) • took a season-high four shots against Northeastern while taking three at Hofstra • averaged 0.41 points per game and 1.12 shots per contest.
2009 Season: Played in 10 matches for the Blue Hens • started four contests • recorded a goal against Lehigh (Sept. 15) • tallied seven shots on the season putting one on goal.
2008 Season: Played forward for the University of Central Florida • competed in each of the Knights’ 19 matches while starting 17 contests • tallied an assist in wins over Memphis and Marshall • attempted four shots on goal • led UCF to an 11-4-1 record.
High School: Five-year starter at midfield for Caravel Academy • all-conference and all-state selection multiple times • member of the FC Delco U-18 Development Academy, Concord Arsenal and Hockessin Blizzard teams • three-year member of track & field team at Caravel • 2008 state champion in the 400-meter dash.
Personal: Kyle Francis Ellis • son of Lawrence and Kathleen Ellis • both parents are Delaware graduates • middle child with four siblings, Keith, Kevin, Kraig and Kris • economics major at Delaware
Career-High Goals: 1 (twice, most recently at Northeastern, 10/6/10)
Career-High Assists: 2 (twice, most recently vs. Drexel, 10/13/10)
Career-High Points: 2 (three times, most recently vs. Drexel, 10/13/10)