3 Elinor Priest
3 Elinor Priest
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.-3L*
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
High School: St. Mary's Academy
Position: F/M
Major: English and Psychology

Academic Notes: Double major in English and psychology...CoSida/Capital One First Team Academic All-District 8 in 2012...Two-time Big Sky All-Academic Selection in 2011 and 2012...Two-time Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete Award recipient in 2012 and 2013...Athletic Director Honor Roll in 2011-12.

2013 (RS Senior): All-Big Sky honorable mention… NSCAA Scholar All-West Region team… Played in all 19 games with 15 starts… Tied for third on the team with 22 shots and tied for fifth on the team with eight shots on goal.  

2012 (RS Junior): Played in all 19 games with 11 starts...Started eight of final 11 games of the season...Earned starts in six of nine conference games...Totaled one goal for two points...Scored goal at North Dakota...Attempted 17 shots, placing nine on goal...Attempted two shots in seven games...Third on team in shots on goal (9) and shots on goal percentage among players with double-digit shots (.529)...Played career-high 101 minutes against Portland State.

2011 (RS Sophomore): Played in 18 games with six starts...Totaled one goal for two points...Scored first collegiate goal against Embry-Riddle...Attempted nine shots, placing four on goal...Attempted two shots each against Embry-Riddle, TCU and Air Force...Played previous career-high 90 minutes at Nebraska.

2010: Utilized redshirt season as a transfer.

Portland (2009): Appeared in nine games for the nationally ranked Pilots, recording two assists for two points on three shots...Had assists in consecutive games against Montana on October 2 and Gonzaga on October 10.

High School: Four-year letter winner in soccer, three-year letter winner in track and field at St. Mary's Academy...Four-time All-Mount Hood Conference selection, receiving first team honors in 2007...Team captain and offensive MVP as a senior...Led team in goals during junior and senior seasons after beginning career as a defender...Also played club soccer for FC Portland, OSA Fire and Lake Oswego Soul Crew...Named MVP of FC Portland U-16 team...Member of track state champion 4x100 relay team in 2008.

Personal: Elinor H Priest was born July 31, 1991 in Portland, Ore...Daughter of Molly and Eric Priest...Mother, Molly, plaved tennis at DePaul and father, Eric, was a fencer at Illinois.