Player Profile: Ellie Matelic


Tyler George, Sports Reporter

Ellie Matelic

Grade: Junior

Sports: Basketball/Soccer

Five things you don’t know about Ellie:

1. She’s a girl scout.

2. She likes to go spearfishing.

3. She has four brothers.

4. She enjoys watersports.

5. She’s lactose intolerant but can’t turn down ice cream.

Go to gas station snack/drink: “Any candy I can sneak into the movie theater and vitamin water.”

Favorite movie: Remember the Titans or 27 Dresses

Favorite book: The House on Mango Street

Favorite app: VPN or GamePigeon

Favorite basketball memory: Being coached by the crazy Tom Hosford freshmen year.

Funniest girl on the team: Selina Franovic. She’s always cracking jokes on and off the court.

Favorite quote: “You can’t win unless you learn how to lose.” -Kareem Abdul Jabbar