Lisa Ellis
Lisa  Ellis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grass Valley, Calif.

High School:
Nevada Union HS

Height:
5-8

Event:
Back, Free

Experience:
2V


05/18/2017

2017 SAMMY Awards Honors Best Of San Jose State University Athletics

The SAMMYS were handed out for academic, athletics and community service excellence.

05/13/2017

Humel, Swimmer Of The Year; Reiswig Repeats As Diver Of The Year

There were several repeat winners at the annual women's swimming & diving team's awards banquet.

04/27/2017

University Honors Convocation Includes Record-Setting 62 Student-Athletes

For the third year in a row, a record-number of student-athletes are being honored for superior academic performance.

04/27/2017

University Honors Convocation Includes Record-Setting 62 Student-Athletes

For the third year in a row, a record-number of student-athletes are being honored for superior academic performance.

02/18/2017

Swimmers & Divers FInish Ninth At Mountain West Championships

Colleen Humel finishes fifth in he 200 back and Cari Reiswig was fourth in platform diving.

AT SJSU: In her fourth season with the Spartans… Team captain in 2016-17 and 2015-16... Received the All-Mountain West Conference Academic Award and named MW Scholar-Athlete for the 2013-14 season… Honored as a 2014 and 2016 Academic All-Mountain West and received 2014 Mountain West scholar-athlete recognition.

2016-17: At the Mountain West Championships she finished 23rd with a time of 2:02.20 in the 200 back… In the preliminaries she finished 26th with a time of 57.16 in the 100 back and 37th with a time of 23.94 in the 50 free (career best).

2015-16: Competed in the 50 free and 50 back and the 100 back for the Spartans… She placed 27th in the 100 back (56.93), 28th in the 200 back (2:04.78) and 43rd in 50 free (24.15) at the Mountain West Championships.

2014-15: Her best times include the 200 back 2:04.78 (28th), 50 free 24.15 (43rd) and 100 back 56.93 (27th) at the Mountain West Championships.

2013-14:
Finished fifth in the 100 back (1:02.39) against Cal State East Bay (1/18) ... Placed 6th in the 200 back (2:15.81) against Fresno State and 7th in the 200 back (2:11.24) against Nevada (1/25).

NEVADA UNION HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Nevada Union High in Grass Valley, Calif (Coach John Sultan and Jeff Kirkpatrick)... Placed seventh in the 100 back at the C.I.F Sac-Joaquin Section Championships in 2013... Most Improved Swimmer in the 2009-10 and 2010-11 seasons... Named Most Valuable Player for the 2012-13 season.

MORE ON LISA: Majoring in global studies... Swam for the Penguin Swim Club and Northern Sierra Aquatics (Coach Larry Gruver)... A native of Grass Valley, Calif.