Hamilton named Academic All District

Elle Hamilton has been named CoSIDA Academic All District.
Elle Hamilton has been named CoSIDA Academic All District.

Elle Hamilton has been named First Team Google Cloud Academic All District Women's At-Large, selected by CoSIDA. 

Hamilton, a junior majoring in Forensic Psychology, was one of 10 selected in District IV. The selection advances her to All-American consideration. District IV includes all schools from the GLIAC, GLVC, and G-MAC. Hamilton was the only G-MAC women's athlete represented.

Hamilton has enjoyed a huge junior season. She was recently named IWLCA Second Team All Midwest Region. Hamilton has earned Three First Team All Conference honors over her first three seasons, and was named GMAC Offensive Player of the Week four times during the regular season.

Hamilton was an offensive machine throughout the season for the Dragons, leading the GMAC with 76 goals and finishing second in goals per game (4.42). She was also second in the G-MAC in total points with 88 and was third in overall points (4.89). The junior played all over the field as well, ranking fourth in the conference with 3.22 ground balls per game (58 total), third with 5.61 draw controls per game (101 total), and seventh with 1.33 caused turnovers per game (24 total).

Her goals per game mark is also 13th in Division II, and points per game is 37th.

The midfielder has been climbing up the TU record books all season, currently sitting in second in career draw controls, fourth in career goals and caused turnovers, seventh in career ground balls, and eighth in career points. She has scored at least one goal in every game this season, including four or more tallies in 13 of 19 contests, and tallied a career-high eight goals in a huge GMAC win over Findlay.