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Ellen Colbourne


New Westminster, B.C.

High School:
New Westminster Secondary



Economics/International Affairs

Ellen  Colbourne


PARDees Draw 2018 Athletic Season to a Close

Smith, Robinson, Colbourne and McGriff receive honors at annual awards show


Female Pair Up for Charles L. Albert '08 Award

Colbourne, Sweigart named finalists for outstanding senior female athlete


Field Hockey Earns NFHCA Academic Honors

The Leopards have earned a 3.00 GPA or higher as a team for the 20th consecutive season


Field Hockey Lands 13 on PL Academic Honor Roll

Bird and Lillis each earned 3.93 GPA’s


Colbourne Earns NFHCA All-Region Nod

Senior garners first NFHCA All-Region honor


Charles L. Albert '08 Award - Female Nominees

Nominees for the Charles L. Albert '08 Award to be announced at the 2018 PARDees.


Lafayette vs. Colgate

Lafayette Field Hockey


Lafayette vs. Drexel

Lafayette Field Hockey


Lafayette vs. Boston University

Photo by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Fairfield

Photos by Rick Smith

2016: One of six Lafayette players to start in all 18 games … tallied one goal and finished second on the team with four assists … dished out an assist in the Leopards’ 3-2 victory at Yale (9/10) … set up Cameron Costello for the game-winning overtime score at Quinnipiac (9/11) … scored her lone goal of the year and recorded an assist in a 4-0 win at Colgate (10/1) … had an assist against No. 20 American (10/15).  

Earned a spot on the All-Patriot League Second Team after tying for the team lead with six assists…also added a goal in a 1-0 victory over Colgate (10/31) which clinched the No. 3 seed for the Leopards in the Patriot League Tournament…registered assists in each of the season’s first three games, all victories, against Ball State (8/30), Siena (9/1) and Longwood (9/4)…assisted on Katie Birle’s overtime winner in a 1-0 triumph over Monmouth (9/11)…added another helper two days later against Quinnipiac (9/13)…Lafayette was a perfect 7-0 in games in which she had a point…started all 19 games on the season…totaled 17 shots, nine of which were directed on goal…her six assists were tied for fourth overall in the Patriot League.

Started in all 17 games...Named Patriot League Rookie of the Week back-to-back weeks in the beginning of September...Also named ECAC Rookie of the Week on Sept. 4...Had one assist in each of the first three games of the season against No. 13 Boston College (8/30), Quinnipiac (8/31) and Monmouth (9/5)...Scored a goal against Liberty (9/12).

At New Westminster Secondary:Served as captain for four years...four-time league MVP...took part in four Canadian National championships, won a gold and two bronze medals...named to the U18 All-Star Team at Nationals...four year honor roll...International Baccalaureate Diploma recipient...received the R.A MacDonald Scholarship...awarded Lord Tweedsmuir PAC Bursary...served as committee member of the Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Jackie and Stewart Colbourne...has an older brother Oliver...born 5/28/95.