Ellen Colbourne


New Westminster, B.C.

High School:
New Westminster Secondary



Economics/International Affairs

Ellen  Colbourne


Field Hockey Names Tri-Captains for 2017 Season

Seniors Colbourne and Hunsicker, junior Bird will lead Leopards this fall


Lafayette Athletics Participates in Sixth Annual Kirchhoff Challenge

Student-athletes and staff raiser $4,600 for Project A.L.S.


Field Hockey Lands 16 on PL Honor Roll

Arnold led the way with a perfect 4.0 GPA


Three Leopards Garner All-Patriot League Honors

Magadan grabs first-team honors, while two others were tabbed second team


Leopards Fall to Owls in Season Finale

The 2016 Lafayette field hockey campaign came to a close with a road loss to the Owls


Lafayette vs. Boston University

Photo by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Fairfield

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Yale

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs.Colgate

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Holy Cross

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.