Ellycia Halden
Ellycia Halden


Phoenix, AZ

High School:
Xavier College Prep






WCC Honors 139 USD Student-Athletes on Commissioner's Honor Roll

Over 1,000 WCC student-athletes garnered honors on the Commissioner's Honor Roll.


USD Women's Rowing earns final national ranking of 15th

All three USD boats placed in the top-16 in their C Final heats at 2014 NCAA Rowing Championships


Michelle Campbell and Erica Mayer earn All-Region honors

CRCA Announces 2014 DI All Region Selections


San Diego Sweeps to Win WCC Championship

Toreros win all three races and take home all major WCC awards


Five Toreros Earn WCC All-Academic Honors

Michelle Campbell, Ellycia Halden, and Allyson Ward Named to WCC All-Academic Team; Erica Mayer and McKenna Wray earn honorable mention

Honors & Awards:
• WCC All-Academic - 2013 & 2014
• WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll - 2011, 2012 & 2013

Senior (2013-14): Named to WCC All-Academic Team (3.66 GPA)... Raced with 2V8 at Longhorn Invite, Pac-12 Challenge, Lake Natoma Invite, WCC Championships, and NCAA Championships... Competed with V4+ at Longhorn Invite and Crew Classic at bow seat... Helped 2V8 win WCC Championships and take 16th place overall at NCAA Championships...

Junior (2012-13): Named WCC All-Academic (3.61 GPA) and to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll... Raced with the varsity... Competed in every event during the fall and every varsity race in the spring... Rowed in the V4 at the Longhorn Invitational and WCC Championships.

Sophomore (2011-12): Rowed with the varsity squad... Competed with the V4 that took second in the WCC Championships... Named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.58 GPA.

Freshman (2010-11): Competed with the novice 8, helping lead them to a first place finish at WIRAs... Named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.56 GPA.

High School: Attended Xavier College Preparatory... earned four varsity letters for head coach John Ciani... competed with the lightweight eight and lightweight four as a senior, while also earning the Senior Award... as a junior, competed with the varsity eight, lightweight eight and lightweight four... rowed with the varsity eight, lightweight eight and lightweight four as a sophomore... in her freshman year competed with the varsity eight, freshman eight and freshman four... also rowed with the club team, Xavier Prep Crew.

Personal: Born July 28th, 1992 in Scottsdale, Ariz.... daughter of Dorene Longfellow... chose USD because of the great rowing program... was also recruited by Saint Mary's... named the USD's Dean's List.

Major: Finance