Skyhawk Soccer | Ellie Myrick
|Major||Health and Human Performance|
2013: Myrick proved to be a dynamic player for the Skyhawks as a freshman, earning Ohio Valley Conference All-Newcomer honors...She saw action in all 21 games, while earning the starting nod in 15 games, including a stretch of nine consecutive games from Sept. 29 through Nov. 1...She tallied three goals along with three assists for a total of nine points to rank third on the team...She tallied the game winning goal against Belmont on Oct. 20, placing three of five shot attempts on goal...Posted a .528 shot-on-goal percentage (19-of-36)...She tallied 1.71 shots per game while averaging 0.43 points per game...She tallied eight of her nine points in conference play, leading the team in that category...She played 45 minutes or more on 16 of 21 contests, including a career best 79 minutes of action against Middle Tennessee.
BEFORE UTM: Prepped at Hardin Valley Academy, where the Lady Hawks amassed a 26-9-5 record over the past two season...Playing under head coach Mike McLean, she has garnered back-to-back first team all-state accolades by the Knoxville News Sentinel newspaper...She was named the District 3-AAA Forward of the Year in both 2011 and 2012...Scored 32 goals and added 12 assists in 2012, leading HVA to the Region 2-AAA semifinals after a 13-5-2 record...The previous season, she tallied 22 goals and 11 assists while helping the Lady Hawks to a 13-4-3 mark and a District 3-AAA championship and another Region 2-AAA semifinals appearance.
PERSONAL: Born on Aug. 18, 1995...Daughter of Heath and Danica Myrick...Has two siblings, Emma and Ginny...Sister Emma plays soccer at the University of Cumberlands...Majoring in health and human performance.