29 Kate Ellard
29 Kate Ellard
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Cary, NC
High School: Green Hope HS
Previous College: UMass-Lowell
Position: RHP
Major: Business Administration
Bats/Throws: R/R

FMU:  First-year player at FMU.....Transfer from University of Massacusetts-Lowell....Has all the tools to be successful.....Fit in from the moment she stepped on campus.....Staff can't wait to see what she will bring to the table....UML: Went 2-4 in 11 appearances (42.1 IP) with three complete games for the Riverhawks.


  • Born Katelyn Jane Ellard in Boston, Mass.
  • Four-year letter winner at Green Hope HS, where she played under coach Logan Hill
  • Served as team captain during senior year
  • As a junior, earned All-Conference honors and was named team MVP
  • Two-time Academic All-Conference selection
  • Nickname is Kate


  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Marine biologist
  • Favorite Superhero: Spider man
  • Favorite Athlete: Tom Brady
  • Favorite Sports Team: New England Patriots
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: Jaws, The Office
  • Favorite Food: Hibachi chicken
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Hawaii
  • Twitter Handle: kjellard
  • Instagram Account: kjellard
  • Your Motivation Music: Hard core rap
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: Its pretty campus
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity: Napping
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: An under-2 ERA
  • Interesting Notes: I can juggle; I was once a competitive jump roper