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    Ellen Jaeschke
    Ellen Jaeschke

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Cary, Ill.

    High School:
    Cary

    Last College:
    Air Force

    Height:
    6-2

    Position:
    C



    2008-09: Started 16 games and saw action in all 30 this season ... Averaged 16.1 minutes, 4.1 points and 2.8 rebounds per game ... Had the best field goal percentage on the team by shooting .454 ... Second on the team with 17 blocks

    2007-08: Academic All-Big Ten ... Started in 28 of 31 contests ... Led the team with 60 offensive rebounds ... Led the team with 43.4 field goal percentage ... Second on the team with 71.8 FT percentage ... Third on the team in total rebounds (139), assists (48) and steals (29) and fourth in minutes per game (25.8) ... Grabbed career-high 14 rebounds at Georgia Tech (11/21) ... Recorded three double-doubles on the season against Western Michigan (11/10), Georgia Tech (11/21) and Michigan (1/6) ... Eighth in the Big Ten with 0.84 blocks per game.

    2006-07: Did not compete due to NCAA transfer rules.

    2005-06: At Air Force -- Played in 28 games, starting in 21 ... Fifth on the team in scoring, averaging 6.6 ppg and tied for second on the Falcons' squad in rebounding, tallying 4.5 rpg ... Led the team in blocks (30) and was fifth in the Mountain West Conference averaging 1.07 blocks per outing ... Scored a team-high 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting and a perfect 6-of-6 from the free throw line in MWC Tournament game against Utah ... Tallied 10 points and team-high six rebounds against TCU on 2/15/05 ... Scored nine points and two blocks against BYU on 1/5/06 ... Scored 12 points on 5-of-6 from the field, pulled down seven rebounds and posted three blocks against Montana State on 12/10/05 ... Recorded double-double with a game-high 12 rebounds, 10 points and two blocks against Bucknell on 12/2/05 ... Against Weber State on 11/25/05, notched double-figure performance with 10 points and four rebounds ... Tallied the team's season-high rebound (12) and blocked shot (5) performances.

    2004-05: At Air Force -- Played in 27 games ... Ended the year with 130 points (4.8 ppg) and 74 rebounds (2.7 rpg) ... Recorded a team-leading 26 blocked shots, which ranked eighth on the Falcons' individual single-season list ... Impressive in her collegiate debut, finishing with nine points, six rebounds and three blocks ... Had a breakout performance against Portland, helping the Falcons to victory with a career-high 14 points and eight rebounds, while adding a pair of blocks ... Recorded 12 points, seven rebounds and two blocks against Utah State ... Tallied a career-high four blocks in the win over Navy ... Came off the bench to score eight points in just 10 minutes in the home contest versus Utah ... Provided a crucial second-half spark for Air Force in the win over Wyoming, notching 10 points, two rebounds, two blocks and a steal ... Followed with an 11-point performance against New Mexico ... Recorded nine points, three rebounds and a personal-best three steals on the road versus BYU ... Scored eight points in just 13 minutes of action versus Utah in the MWC tournament.

    High School: A three-year letterwinner in basketball for coach Jim Altendorf ... Earned all-area and all-conference honors ... Accumulated 1,000 points during her career ... Greatest moment was hitting a three-point shot at the half-time buzzer ... Named to the honor roll ... A DAR Award recipient.

    Personal: Born Ellen Jaeschke ... Daughter of Frank and Sandra Jaeschke ... Cousin, Amy, is a sophomore on the Wildcat squad ... Graduated in June 2008 with a bachelor's degree in human development and psychological services ... Studying economics and business institutions in final year.

    Jaeschke's Stats At Northwestern

    Year G-GS MIN FG-A PCT 3P-A PCT FT-A PCT REB AVG A BL ST PTS AVG
    2007-08 31-28 799 112-258 .434 0-2 .000 28-39 .718 139 4.5 48 26 29 252 8.1
    2008-09 30-16 483 54-119 .454 0-1 .000 16-21 .762 84 2.8 15 17 22 124 4.1
    Totals 61-44 1282 166-377 .440 0-3 .000 44-60 .733 223 3.7 62 43 51 376 6.2