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


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

2018-19 (Senior): Competed on the track and field team for the first time... Ran in all indoor and outdoor meets... Ran the 200 and 400 meter events during the indoor season and ran those two plus the 800 meter in the outdoor season... Had a personal record time of 33.98 in the outdoor 200 meter at the Emory Invitational... Topped out at 1:16.05 in the outdoor 400 meter

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

2016-17 (Junior - Women's Basketball):
 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 - Women's Basketball): 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 - Women's Basketball): 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, March 23, 2019)
400m: 1:16.05 (Rhodes Invitational, March 15-16, 2019)
800m: 2:53.24 (USA South Championships, April 18-19, 2019)

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