Elise Aylward

Elise  Aylward

Renton, WA

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WWU Career: Completed her career appearing in 85 career games with 77 starts from 2013-16 ... helped lead WWU to four consecutive NCAA Championship appearances and played in three Final Fours ... key member of 2016 NCAA Division II National Championship team that went 25-0-1 ... Vikings compiled a 81-5-7 (.909) record during her career ... three-time All-GNAC selection and three-time All-GNAC Academic All-Star ... 2016 Third Team Academic All-American ... in WWU record book ended career tied for 10th in assists (17), 14th in points (59) and tied for 15th in goals (21).

2016 (Senior):
Game-by-Game Stats

  • Named Second Team All-GNAC on the national championship team.
  • Named GNAC Academic All-Star for third time in career.
  • Appeared in 24 of 25 mathces, makind 23 starts (1,444 minutes played).
  • Scored 8 goals with 5 assists, tying for 4th in the GNAC with 21 points ... 5th in the GNAC with 8 goals 3rd on team).
  • Scored four game-winning goals, tied for 3rd in the GNAC.
  • Scored a goal in three conseuctive games: (9/17 vs. WOU, 9/22 vs. Bridgeport, 9/24 at Simon Fraser).
  • Scored lone goal in 1-0 victories at Simon Fraser (9/24) and Concordia (10/15).
  • NSCAA Scholar All-American (2nd Team).
  • CoSIDA Academic All-American (3rd Team).
2015 (Junior):
Game-by-Game Stats
  • Appeared in 17 games with 6 goals (2 game winners) and 1 assist.
  • Scored 6 goals with 1 assist for 13 points.
  • Recorded hat trick with 3 goals in 5-0 victory at Simon Fraser (9/26).
  • Missed final month of the regular season with a broken arm, but came back to play in the NCAA Tournament.
  • Played in second NCAA II Final Four with WWU finishing season 21-2-1.
  • Voted to GNAC All-Conference team (honorable mention).
  • GNAC Offensive Player of the Week (Sept 21-27).
  • Named to GNAC All-Academic team.
2014 (Sophomore):
Game-by-Game Stats
  • Second Team All-GNAC and GNAC Academic selection.
  • Competed in all 21 games, making 20 starts.
  • Scored 5 goals, one a game winner in 2-1 win over Central Washington (11/6/14).
  • Recorded 4 assists for 14 total points.
2013 (Freshman):
Game-by-Game Stats
  • Played in all 23 games, making 20 starts as a freshman.
  • Scored a pair of goals, one a game winner, and 7 had assists for 11 points.
  • Scored game-winning goal in 2-1 victory vs. Seattle Pacific (1/3/13).
HIGH SCHOOL: Second-team Class 2A all-State, first-team Seattle 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: Majored in French with a minor in Anthropology ... student in the Honors Program at WWU ... three-time GNAC All-Academic selction (2014-16) ... Four-time academic all-league honoree as prep.



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