#11 Paola Ellis


Class Junior
Position Midfielder
Hometown Collierville, Tenn.
High School Houston

SEC Offensive Player of the Week (09/16/18)

Sophomore (2018):

  • Ellis played in 18 games off the bench this season as a midfielder for the Commodores
  • She registered one goal this season on 11 shots, and that goal was the game-winner against Florida for the Dores’ first victory over the Gators since 1997
  • That game-winning goal earned her Player of the Week honors for the first time in her career.

Freshman (2017):

  • Played in 19 games off the bench as a freshman midfielder for the Commodores
  • Finished the season with two goals, an assist and seven shots in 313 minutes of action
  • Registered her first collegiate assist in Vanderbilt’s NCAA Tournament match vs. Santa Clara on November 17

High School: 

  • Started playing soccer at the age of four
  • 2015 NSCAA All-American
  • USYS National Champion Girls Best XI
  • two-time Tennessee State Champion