Awards/Honors: 2018 All-ACC Preseason Team … 2018 TopDrawerSoccer Preseason Best XI First Team … 2018 Duke Nike Classic All-Tournament Team … 2017 All-ACC Second Team … 2017 TopDrawerSoccer Best XI Third Team … 2017 ACC All-Tournament Team … 2016 All-ACC Third Team … 2016 All-ACC Freshman Team … 2016 United Soccer Coaches All-East Region Third Team … 2016 TopDrawerSoccer Best XI Freshman Team … 2016 All-ACC Academic Team … 2017 ACC Honor Roll.
National Team Experience: Along with Kayla McCoy, traveled to Portland, Ore., with the U-23 U.S. National Team from March 11-17, 2018 for the 2018 Thorns Spring Invitational … Traveled to Auckland, New Zealand with the U.S. U-19 National Team and totaled two goals and one assist in three matches … Worked with the U.S. U-19 National Team in March of 2016 … Helped lead the U-20 National Team to the 2015 CONCACAF Championship in Honduras … Member of the U-17 National Team.
2018 - Junior (Stats): Appeared in all 17 matches, making 14 starts and playing 1,128 minutes … Leads the team with 10 assists, putting her with 27 for her career, fourth all-time in DWS history … Her 10 assists are second in the ACC and seventh nationally … Tied for first in the league with five assists in ACC matches … Scored one goal on 34 shots (19 SOG) … Has tallied an assist in five of the last six games … Tallied an assist on Duke’s second goal of a 2-0 win against No. 23 Ohio State (Aug. 16) to open the 2018 season … Tallied two assists in a 3-0 win against Elon on Aug. 26, the fourth multi-assist performance of her career … Put up a season-high three points in the 2-0 win against Marquette (Aug. 30), assisting on the game’s first score before tallying her first goal of the season … Behind four points (two assists, one goal), was named to the 2018 Duke Nike Classic All-Tournament Team.
2017 - Sophomore (Stats): All-ACC Second Team … Tabbed TopDrawerSoccer Best XI Third Team … Appeared in all 26 contests, making 25 starts … Led Duke with 11 assists while also scoring five goals for 21 points … Led the ACC and finished sixth nationally total assists, while her 0.42 assists per game closed out at fourth in the ACC and 48th in the NCAA … Helped a Blue Devil attack that made waves throughout the DWS record book, finishing tied for fourth in goals (60), placing fifth in shot percentage (.152), sixth in points (171), tied for sixth in assists (51) and ninth in shots (396) … Helped fuel a Duke offense that finished second nationally in points with 171 and third with 60 goals, while tallying a 2.31 scoring clip that came in ninth in the NCAA … Her 11 assists contributed to Duke's 51 on the year, which finished sixth nationally … Also finished tied for sixth in Duke single-season assists … With four assists in NCAA Tournament play, she now has six all-time in the postseason which is tied for second in school history … Tied for seventh in points (12) and tied for 10th in goals (3) in DWS NCAA history … Opened the season with an assist on Duke's first goal of the season at No. 6 North Carolina (Aug. 18) … Recorded her first goal of the year on a free kick from outside the 18' against Auburn, representing the winning goal in a 2-0 victory on Sept. 3 … Tallied a point in five-straight matches from Sept. 21 - Oct. 8, including the game-winning goal against No. 16 Florida State to cap the run … After her assist against NC State (Oct. 5) and goal against FSU (Oct. 8), was named to the TopDrawerSoccer Team of the Week … Registered the game-winning goal in the early stages of the second half against Virginia on Nov. 3 to send Duke to the ACC Tournament Championship for the first time in 17 years … Assisted on two goals in the Blue Devils' 7-0 victory against Oklahoma State (Nov. 17) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, representing the largest victory in postseason history for Duke … Earned two assists against No. 4 seed Texas (Nov. 19) in the NCAA Round of 16 and a goal in the quarterfinal victory against Baylor (Nov. 24) … Named TopDrawerSoccer Preseason Best XI Third Team.
2016 - Freshman (Stats): Saw action in 23 matches, while starting 17 … Started the final 14 matches in a row … Led Duke with 10 goals to go along with six assists and a team-high 26 points … Earned NSCA All-Southeast Region Third Team, All-ACC Third Team and All-ACC Freshman team honors … Selected to All-ACC Academic Team … Named to the TopDrawerSoccer Team of the Week in November and September … In the preseason, selected to TopDrawerSoccer Best XI Freshman Team … Collected a career-high two goals versus Syracuse … In the NCAA Tournament, posted two goals and two assists in four matches … Had one goal and two assists versus Charlotte in the NCAA Tournament first round … Registered five goals versus ACC opponents … Her six points in the NCAAs tied the Duke record for a single NCAA Tournament … Tallied a goal just 30 seconds into the second half at Virginia Tech, which was the second-quickest second half tally in school history … Became the 17th Blue Devil to score a goal in her first collegiate start as she notched the game-winning goal versus UCF … In the ACC stats, ranked tied third in points, fifth in points per game (1.13), tied fifth in goals, seventh in goals per game (0.43), tied ninth in assists and tied first in game-winning goals (5) … Her five points versus Syracuse was tied for the fifth most points by a freshman in a match … The 26 points and 10 goals ranked fourth and tied second on Duke’s freshman record charts … Her five game-winning goals ranked second on the freshman record books … The two goals versus Syracuse ranked tied third and two assists against Charlotte ranked tied third in the freshmen charts … Notched two game-winning goals in the NCAA Tournament … Saw action in 1,494 minutes, which ranked second on the team among freshmen.
Regional Team Experience: Competed on the Region III team in 2012 as they traveled to Costa Rica.
High School/Club: Gatorade National High School Player of the Year ranked No. 11 overall in the class of 2016 by TopDrawerSoccer.com … Listed No. 2 in the South Atlantic Region … Ranked as the eighth-best midfielder in the class … 2015-16 ALL-USA Girls Soccer First Team … Gwinnett Daily Post Co-Girls Players of the Year in 2016 along with teammate Emma Carlson … Georgia Gatorade Player of the Year as a junior and senior … Finished her prep career with 73 goals and 83 assists in four years … As a senior, notched 25 goals and 11 assists … Led her H.S. squad to the second round of the Class AAAAAA state tournament and a 14-4 overall record … Tallied 19 goals and 29 assists as a junior … NSCAA High School Spring All-America … Spring State All-Stars … Super Six Soccer Gwinnett Daily Post … Helped lead Grayson H.S. to a 19-0-3 record and a State Championship … Accumulated 33 assists and 18 goals as a sophomore … Her team tallied a 21-1-1 record, including state finalists … Notched 11 goals and 10 assists as a freshman.
Personal: Full name is Ella Hendley Stevens … Born Dec. 11, 1997 in Snellville, Ga. … Daughter of Chip Stevens and Celeste Baker … Has one brother, Bradley (15) … Her father, Chip, played soccer at Lander University (1990) … Majoring in sociology.