Ellise Longley
Ellise Longley
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bloomington, Minn.
High School: Thomas Jefferson Senior High


Cross Country - Competed in six races on the year. Season best finish at the U.P. Championships, taking 30th with a time of 21:17.1. Time of 25:37.20 at the GLIAC Championships. Finished 75th at the Roy Griak Invitational with a time of 24:32.50. Posted a time of 24:40.20 at the NCAA Midwest Regional. Notched a time of 25:00.90 at the Spartan Invite and 25:21.20 at the Conference Crossover.  


Cross Country - Ran a 25:18 (6k) at the GLIAC Championships and finished in the top 60 competitors.  Finished fourth in the 5k at the Bay College Invitational with a time of 20:21. Her fastest 5k of the year was a 20:01 run on September 9 at UW-Parkside. Ran the 6k at the MSU Spartan Invitational, Roy Griak Invitational, and Lewis Conference Crossover with her fastest time being a 25:06 at MSU on September 15.

Indoor – Appeared in the mile on five occasions and ran in the 3,000-meters three times during the indoor season. Earned a victory in the mile at the Pointer Invite with a time of 5:25.36, her season best. Recorded a top-time of 11:07.56 in the 3,000-meter run at the SVSU “Jet’s Pizza” Invite.

Outdoor – Ran in the 1,500-meters twice during the outdoor season, earning a top time of 5:12.35 at the Spartan Invite. Also competed once in the 5,000-meters, finishing in 19:29.02 at the GVSU Al Owens Classic.

Before NMU: Led her team as a captain for two years. Received the All-Conference Award as well as Academic All-State Award her senior year.

Personal: Daughter of Betsy and Jesse. Majoring in Spanish and Internationa Studies.