2015 Augie Ciancone Memorial Award Recipient
As captain of both the Senior Girls basketball team at KSS and the UBCO U17 Junior Heat, Ellie has played an integral part in her teams’ success. This past year, the KSS team was ranked third in the province and she was named one of the top athletes of the year at her school. She is looking forward to playing basketball at the Canadian College level next year as well as being part of Team BC
In addition to her commitment to basketball, Ellie also is a starter and key player on both the KSS Senior Girls Volleyball team as well as playing with the Kelowna Volleyball Club. With her help, the KSS Senior Girls team was ranked first throughout most of the season. She also works with younger players to help them develop their skills.
At school, Ellie was an active member of the Link Crew and volunteered as a referee for junior team matches as well as a scorekeeper for basketball. She also took part in grad activities.
Academically, she is part of an elite group of students involved in the Leadership class.