Colonials Look to Reach A-10 Championship for Second Consecutive Season
Junior Kyla Ridley Nets Goal for Colonials
Six Rookies, One Transfer to Join Colonials This Fall
Prior to GW: Joined Colonials in January of 2014 after transferring from St. John's...Appeared in five games and logged one start as a sophomore...Set aside four shots and did not allow a goal in 2013...Made first career start as a rookie against Air Force (Aug. 24, 2012) and recorded five saves in double-overtime win...Secured first career shutout with four saves at Fordham (Sept. 7, 2012)...Recorded season-high 15 saves at Cincinnati (Sept. 21, 2012)...Named Big East Rookie of the Week (Oct. 1, 2012) after earning a 1-0 shutout victory over Rutgers (Sept. 28, 2012) and third shutout of the season over Seton Hall (Sept. 30, 2012)...Named to Big East Honor Roll.
High School: Three-year letterwinner and senior captain at Acton Boxborough Regional...Helped squad to Massachusetts Division I state finals after going 19-0-1 in 2009...Colonials reach back-to-back Division I North semifinals...Team was ranked No. 1 in the ESPN Rise Fab 50 (2009) and No. 16 in Massachusetts by the Boston Globe in 2011...Tabbed a 2011 Boston Globe Player to Watch... Dual County All-League honorable mention in 2011...Also competed for ECNL FC Stars of Massachusetts...Helped Stars to consecutive state championships in 2010 and 2011 and earned third place in the ECNL in 2010 and 2011...Member of Athletic Leadership from 2011-12.
Personal: Born Ellen Marie Conway on April 29, 1994 in Leominster, MA...Daughter of Patricia and Peter Conway...Has two older sisters, Margaret and Catherine, and a younger brother, Patrick...Intends to major in biology at GW.