CSU Women's Basketball vs. San Diego State - photos by Don Reichert
High SchoolPlayed for Northland Basketball from 2011-2013... In 2013 she played in 29 games, averaging 45.3 percent from the field, 7.3 points, 4.3 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 2.3 steals per game... Awarded "most athletic" in 2012 in her final year with Basketball Gymnasium... Was on three all-star teams: Swedish Championships in 2008 (awarded MVP) and 2012, and the Scania Cup in 2010... She was named team captain and her squad took first place all three years... Was also team captain in the summer European Championships in 2011 and 2012... In three years at the tournament, her team's finished in the top ten, including a fourth-place finish in 2011... Participated in Italy's 3-on-3 World Championship Tournament in 2011, taking sixth place.
PersonalFull name is Ellen Nystrom... Born on Sept. 15, 1993 in Lulea, Sweden... Parents are Leif and Lena Nystrom... Has two older siblings, a brother, Gustav, who played basketball for Hope College, and sister... Undeclared major at Colorado State.