Ellen Ortlip
Ellen Ortlip
Height: 6'0"
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cumming, Ga.
High School: Veritas Classical
Events: Sprints/Throws
Major: Biology (Psychology minor)

Honors (basketball):

  • USA South All-Academic (2016-17)
  • USA South All-Academic (2015-16)

2017-18 (Senior): Appeared in four games, averaging 9.0 minutes per game

2016-17 (Junior):
 Appeared in 17 games, averaging 4.6 minutes per game... Grabbed a career-high five rebounds in a win at Wesleyan (Jan. 20)... Earned USA South All-Academic honors for a second consecutive year

2015-16 (Sophomore): Played in 13 games, averaging 3.3 minutes per game... Had three points and three rebounds in a victory against Wesleyan (Dec. 5)... Recorded two blocks against Berry (Dec. 2)... Made Covenant debut in a loss at Birmingham Southern (Nov. 24)... Named to USA South All-Academic team

2013-14 (Freshman at Berry College): Played in four games on the year... Made collegiate debut and logged a season-high 10 minutes in a victory over Agnes Scott (Nov. 16)

High School: Attended Veritas Classical School... Helped lead her team to a second place finish at the 2012 5A East Coast tournament and a sixth place finish in 2013

Personal: Parents are Ben and Lisa Ortlip... Favorite Bible verse is James 1:12... Majoring in biology with a minor in psychology

Ortlip's Personal Records:

Outdoor Track:
200m: 33.98 (Emory Invitational, Mar. 23, 2019)
400m: 1:16.05 (Rhodes Invitational, Mar. 15-16, 2019)

Indoor Track:
400m: 1:17.80 (Southern Indoor Challenge, Feb. 11, 2019)
200m: 34.22 (Southern Indoor Challenge, Feb. 11, 2019)