Moved to long-stick defensive midfield as a junior and has played increased minutes. Also saw time on face-off wing.
Playing his final year with the Terps, was honored on Sr. Day.
Terps are 15-0 in games he has played in all-time.
Drew first-career start on face-off wing on Senior Day, brabbing one groundball vs. Penn (5/8).
Scored first-career goal in transition at Duke (3/6).
Saw most significant playing time as a Terp as LSM at Georgetown (2/28) in season opener.
One of two Terps from California, with H.S.teammate Drew Virk.
On Ellis: An athletic player who will see his most playing time this season as a long-stick defensive midfielder ... now in his fourth year with the program ... has worked hard to learn a new position after playing with a short-stick for most of his career ... has a hard shot and good speed ... one of two Terps from California, along with Drew Virk.
As a Redshirt-Sophomore (2003): Played in three games in his third year with the program ... played on fourth midfield vs. Bucknell (3/11), Stony Brook (3/18) and Butler (3/25) ... took first career shot vs. Bulldogs ... member of the Maryland Honor Roll.
As a redshirt freshman (2002): Missed early part of the season with mononucleosis ... returned to practice mid-season and made his college debut at UMBC (5/4), grabbing one groundball.
As a freshman (2001): Redshirted his first season in College Park to gain experience.
Before Maryland: Attended the Bridgton Academy in Bridgton, Maine, for the 1999-2000 year ... graduated from St. Ignatius College Prep in San Francisco, Calif., in 1999 ... lettered in lacrosse for two years playing midfield for Dave Giarusso ... helped St. Ignatius to the state title in his senior year.
Personal: Peter John Ellis ... born July 8, 1981 in Greenbrae, Calif. ... son of Margie Ellis ... brother of Pollie (27), David (24) and Charlie (17) ... enjoys spending time at the beach and mountain biking ... majoring in history.
CAREER STATISTICS Year GP/GS G A Pts. Shots EMG GWG GB Pen 2002 1/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0/0:00 2003 3/0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0/0:00 2004 11/1 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 1/1:00 Totals 15/1 1 0 1 2 0 0 4 1/1:00
CAREER HIGHS Goals: 1 at Duke (3/6/04) Points: 1 at Duke (3/6/04)