Elise  Aylward
2  Elise Aylward

Renton, Wash.

High School:






Aylward named GNAC Offensive Player of the Week

Junior forward ties GNAC record with hat trick at Simon Fraser


No. 5 WWU scores five times in first 15 minutes of 5-0 win at Simon Fraser

Aylward gets hat trick and Miles has two goals and one assist


WWU earns No.1 seed, hosts first two rounds of NCAA II West Regional

Vikings play Cal State Stanislaus/Seattle Pacific winner on Saturday


Vikings fall to SPU in GNAC tourney title game decided by penalty kicks

WWU awaits NCAA II post-season berth


Aylward scores game-winner in 78th minute as WWU wins 2-1 over CWU

Vikings to face Seattle Pacific in championship game Saturday

COLLEGE: Enters season with career totals of seven goals and 11 assists for 25 points ... Second-team Great Northwest Athletic Conference all-star and GNAC Academic all-star as sophomore in 2014 ... Competed in all 21 games, making 20 starts ... Had five goals, one a game winner in 2-1 win over Central Washington on 11/6/14, and four assists for 14 points ... Played in all 23 games, making 20 starts, as freshman in 2013 ... Had two goals, one a game winner, and seven assists for 11 points ... Scored game-winning goal in 2-1 victory vs. Seattle Pacific on 10/3/13 ... Two letters.

HIGH SCHOOL: Second-team Class 2A all-State, first-team Seattle Times Star Times All-Area and Seamount League Player of the Year as senior at Lindbergh High School ... Had 32 goals, 13 assists and 77 points for Eagles, helping them to first round of state playoffs for first time since 2010 and tie for league title ... Scored career-high six goals versus Renton and four against Hazen ... Team captain and team MVP ... Missed junior season with hamstring and quad injuries ... Helped teams to state playoff appearances as freshman and sophomore ... First-team all-league as freshman and team captain as sophomore ... Three-year letter winner ... Also earned one letter in track, qualifying for state meet in 400 and 4x100 relay ... Also has competed on Elite Club National League Crossfire team since 2008 ... Played on squads that won U.S. club regional and national championships in 2009 and state cup in 2011.

PERSONAL: Major is biology ... Four-time academic all-league honoree as prep.