22 Zach Ellis-Hayden
22 Zach Ellis-Hayden
Height: 5-8
Weight: 145
Year: Senior
Hometown: Kitchener, Ontario
High School: Forest Heights
Position: D

Named to the All-Horizon League Second Team and NSCAA Division I Men's All-Great Lakes Region Third Team...played in 20 matches for the Vikings, earning the starting nod in 16…finished third on the team with 10 points…tied for second on the team with four goals…picked up one goal and one assist in a 3-0 win over Michigan (Sep. 2).  

Only player on the club to start all 19 matches...scored his first collegiate goal in a 3-2 win at Milwaukee (Oct. 1)...assisted on the game-winner in overtime at Pittsburgh (Oct. 5)...recorded an assist in a 4-0 win against Loyola (Oct. 8)...those points came in three straight matches after he didn't record a point in his first 28 contests at CSU...finished the year with 14 shots, five of which were on goal (.357).

Appeared in 19 contests, starting all of them as a defender...named to the CollegeSoccerNews.com National Team of the Week after helping the Vikings shut down the offense of Butler in a 0-0 tie on Nov. 5...key part of a defense that recorded four shutouts...attempted 15 shots.

Named Forest Heights MVP in 2009 and 2010...MVP of the Waterloo Region High School League...selected to the Waterloo County Secondary School Athletic Association all-star team in 2009 and 2010.

Born March 1, 1992 in Kitchener, Ontario...son Bernard Ellis and Jennifer Hayden...has two brothers, Jonathan Henry-Hayden and Shaka Ellis, and two sisters, Melanie Henry-Hayden and Shani Ellis...exercise/fitness specialist major.