Washington State Career
Career - Ranks on WSU career lists in game-winning goals (T-ninth-4).
JUNIOR (2008) - Started all 21 matches...led team in goals (seven), including four GW...goal vs. No. 13 West Virginia, Sept. 7, at No. 21 UC Santa Barbara, Sept. 12 (GW), vs. Idaho, Sept. 28 (GW), Eastern Washington (Oct. 3), at No. 3 UCLA, Oct. 10, vs. Arizona, Nov. 7 (GW) and vs. Arizona State, Nov. 9 (GW)...assist vs. Idaho...all-tournament team at First Tennessee Lady Vol Classic, Sept. 5/7... NSCAA West Region Scholar-Athlete Second Team (University Division)... All-Pac-10 Academic honorable mention.
SOPHOMORE (2007) - Appeared in 12 matches...All-Pac-10 Academic honorable mention.
FRESHMAN (2006) - Appeared in all 20 matches, including 15 starts...first-career goal vs. Montana, Sept. 15...assist vs. Idaho, Sept. 17...assist vs. Arizona State, Nov. 3.
High School/Club Career
Six varsity letters at Edison High, three in basketball, two in track, and one in soccer...Southern California Blues Club team was 2004 State Cup finalist...Sunset League champion in 400m and 100m as freshman...All-California Interscholastic Association Varsity Selection Athlete...Outstanding Performance Award in sprints...MVP of Blues Cup with club team...basketball team was league champion as a sophomore...club soccer team won Surf Cup...Premier Development Program participant...led league in basketball assists as a junior...all-academic selection as a senior.
Born Elysse Christine Van Leer-Cillay in Newport Beach, Calif...will turn age 22 in season...parents Nathan and Sharyl...brothers Nathan, Kyle and Jared...sister Kate...uncle David Cillay graduated from WSU in 1998...enjoys music, sewing, hiking and camping... three-time EHS Scholar Athlete...elementary education major.