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Molly Ellis
Molly Ellis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rockford, Ill.

High School:
Rockford Christian

Height:
5-6

Position:
Sprints

Major:
Undecided

As A Junior (2011-12): Indoor - 400-meters: Opened the season with back-to-back individual titles at the Bill Ward Invitational (Dec. 8) and Princeton Women's Quad (Jan. 14) ... finished second at the Metropolitan Championships (Jan. 26) with a time of 56.54 seconds ... won her preliminary heat the ECAC Championships (March 3) with a season-best time of 55.31 seconds before placing sixth in the finals ... 4x400-meter relay: took first place at both the Bill Ward Invitational (Dec. 8) and the Long Island Championship (Jan. 20) ... repeated as Metropolitan Champions (Jan. 26) with a time of 3:47.06 ... finished second at the competitive Millrose Games (Feb. 11) with a time of 3:45.65 ... earned All-BIG-EAST with a season-best time of 3:42.33 at the BIG EAST Championships (Feb. 18) ... awarded All-EAST honors for a 3:45.98, seventh place finish at the ECAC Championships (March 4) ... Outdoor - missed the majority of the season due to injury.

As A Sophomore (2010-11): Indoor - Highlighted an incredible season by becoming the BIG EAST champion of the 400-meter run ... won the 400-meter run at the Bill Ward Invitational (Dec. 8) with a time of 58.12 seconds ... qualified for the ECAC Championships with a winning time of 56.33 seconds in the 400-meter at the Metropolitan Championships (Jan. 29) ... ran a career-best time of 55.04 seconds in the 400-meter finals at the BIG EAST Championships (Feb. 19) to become the first 400-meter BIG EAST champion in St. John's history ... registered the sixth fastest time for the 400-meter in St. John's history ... tied for first place in the 60-meters at the Fordham Christmas Classic (Dec. 10) with a time of 7.6 seconds ... helped achieve victory in the 4x400-meter relay at the Metropolitan Championships (Jan. 29) with a time of 3:50.60 ... contributed to a tenth-place finish at the BIG EAST Championship (Feb. 20) by running a leg of the 3:50.30 4x400-meter relay time ... Outdoor - member of the 4x100 team that won the Walt Disney World Invitational (March 18) with a time of 47.56 seconds ... placed second and fourth in two 100-meter dash appearances during the year running in 12.49 seconds at the Walt Disney World Invitational (March 18) and 12.51 seconds at the Sam Howell Invitational (April 1) ... won the 200-meter dash at the Walt Disney World Invitational (March 18) with a time of 24.77 seconds ... secured a spot at the BIG EAST Championships with a victory at the Rutgers Invitational (April 9) in the 400-meters with a time of 56.28 seconds ... participated in the second place 4x400-meter relay finish at the Rutgers Invitational (April 9) that was timed at 3:51.47 ... repeated as a champion in the 4x400-meter relay at the outdoor Metropolitan Championships (April 15) with a time of 4:02.13 ... ran a career-best 400-meter time of 54.72 seconds to finish fifth at the BIG EAST Championships (May 6) ... part of the 4x100 team that took fifth place in both the BIG EAST (May 6) and ECAC Championships (May 13).

As A Freshman (2009-10): Indoor - 400-meters: Placed eighth and qualified for the BIG EAST with a time of 57.49 seconds ... ran her season-best time of 57.22 seconds in the BIG EAST Championship prelims (Feb. 20) ... 200-meters: Finished eighth at the College At The Armory (Jan. 16) with a season-best 26.08 seconds ... Outdoor - 400-meters: Placed ninth and qualified for BIG EAST with a time of 56.80 seconds at the Miami Alumni meet (April 10) ... ran a season-best time of 56.36 seconds in the prelims of the BIG EAST Championships (May 1).

At Rockford Christian: Four-year letterwinner and one year captain for cross country and track ... has run a 56.6 in the 400 meter ... in 2008, she ranked 2nd in her state for the 400 meter ... a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Mark and Paige Ellis ... has two sisters, Kiersten (21) and Samantha (17) ... enjoys running, rollerblading, and shopping ... says the most influential people in her running career are her sister, Kiersten, and her high school teammates.

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