Ray Ellis
Ray  Ellis


Egg Harbor Township, NJ

High School:
Holy Spirit

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 260




Monday Morning with Charlie Partridge

FAU will travel to UNT this weekend for a 7 p.m. contest


Monday Morning with Charlie Partridge

Owls Host WKU this Saturday

2014: Saw his first collegiate action in the Western Kentucky victory...recorded a tackle assist at No. 23 Marshall...credited with three tackles as part of a defensive line rotation in the UAB game...had two tackles, a solo and an assist, at UNT...drew a start at Middle Tennessee...tallied six tackles, including his first career sack and the only FAU sack of the game and it was for a loss of seven yards...tallied two tackles in the ODU game, the final game of the 2014 season....ended his freshman season with six games played, after being called into early action following an injury to the starting defensive tackle...drew two starts on the year and recorded 14 tackles, including a sac for a loss of seven yards.

High School:
Played for John Iannucci at Holy Spirit High School where he recorded 58 tackles as a senior, including 33 for a loss (57 percent of his tackles resulted in a loss of yards), eight sacks and one forced fumble...earned All-State, All-South Jersey, All-Non-Public and All-Cape Athletic League honors...named student of the month for math and business at Holy Spirit...two-sport athlete (football and wrestling).

Personal: Pre-Business major...son of Ray Ellis, Jr. and Phyllis Ellis-Sanderson...born June 28, 1996 in Galloway, NJ...relative of Pete Hunter (Dallas Cowboys, NY Jets and Cleveland Browns) and Tyler Stockton who plays for Notre Dame.


Game-by-Game Tackles
2014: Marshall (0-1=1); UAB (0-3=3); North Texas (1-1=2); Middle Tennessee (6-0=6); Old Dominion

Career Game Highs
Tackles: 6 at Middle Tennessee (11/22/14)
Tackles for a Loss: 1 at Middle Tennessee (11/22/14)
Sacks: 1 at Middle Tennessee (11/22/14)

2014 Season Game Highs
Tackles: 6 at Middle Tennessee (11/22/14)
Tackles for aLoss: 1 at Middle Tennessee (11/22/14)
Sacks: 1 at Middle Tennessee (11/22/14)