Ellen Brophy
Ellen Brophy
Year: Senior
Hometown: Spokane, WA
High School: Gonzaga Prep
2006-07: Played in all eight tournaments with a round average of 79.6... Finished in the top 15 six times... Tied for 10th place at the Georgetown Invitational... Finished in third place at the Nittany Lion Invitational... Named team captain for 2007-08 at the end of the season. 2005-06: Had a low round of 73 at the SunTrust Lady Gator Invitational... Took second place at the Yale Intercollegiate, shooting rounds of 74 and 75... Finished tied for sixth place at the same event with a three round total of 222... Also finished in sixth at the Princeton Invitational in the fall... Took eighth place at the Ivy Championships. 2004-05: Played in all nine tournaments as a freshman... Finished the season with a round average of 80.5... Her low round of 74 came at the Penn State Invitational... Placed in fourth (76) at the Snowbird Invitational... Took fifth place (79-80-159) at the Yale Intercollegiate. Personal: A Native of Spokane, WA, Brophy is a resident of Berkeley College. Nickname: THE Ellie Brophy
Residential College: Berkeley
Major: History of Science, History of Medicine
Future Plans: Post-graduation employment
Lowest Score: 69
Why She Chose Yale: I had friends on the team whom I knew from playing junior golf in Washington. They loved it and told me that I would too.
Other schools officially visited: Notre Dame, University of Washington, University of New Mexico


Favorite place at Yale: Sterling Memorial Stacks
My favorite class at Yale: Computers and the Law with Bob Dunne
Band: Dave Matthews
Song: Amarillo by Morning by George Strait
Food: I have a soft spot for late night Swings. It's something I'm working on.
Book: Marley & Me by John Grogan
Golf Course: Teeth of the Dog at Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic. We played there during spring break sophomore year.
Place She'd love to visit: If I could go anywhere right now, I would go home to Spokane, Washington. I'd snag the bottom bunk before my sisters could.