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Ellie Mink named USL W-League Team Captain for 2024 Season

By KHFC, 04/15/24, 2:45PM EDT


Covington, KY (April 15, 2024) – Kings Hammer FC is excited to announce Ellie Mink as the USL W-League Team Captain for the 2024 season. Mink joins KHFC after a stellar athletic career at DePaul University in Chicago and a foundational youth soccer career with Kings Hammer Soccer Club. 

While playing as a midfielder for DePaul University, Mink secured several accolades including the 2023 Jean Nordberg Memorial Award, an award based on leadership, character and academic success, 2022-23 All-BIG EAST Third Team, as well as serving as DePaul team captain from 2020-2023. 

It’s also a return to the organization for Mink where she began her soccer journey. As a member of Kings Hammer SC, she reached three State Cup finals, winning the title on one occasion. Also, Mink led her team to one USYS National League National Semi-Final appearances. 

“I am eager to get on the pitch and support this group of talented women. We have an incredible roster and coaching staff to provide us with the tools to be successful this year. I will strive to uphold the values of the Kings Hammer Club while leading this strong team during the USLW 2024 season.” Ellie Mink, USL W-League Team Captain 

For Kings Hammer FC Head Coach Jacob Morrison, bringing in a player of Ellie’s caliber was a large part of rebuilding this season’s USL W-League Roster. “It is an exciting day to announce Ellie as our club captain for the 2024 campaign. Ellie is a Kings Hammer SC product and has captained DePaul Women’s soccer for multiple years. Her wealth of experience and leadership will help pull this outstanding group together and usher in a new standard for Kings Hammer FC.” Jacob Morrison, USL W-League Head Coach 

Kings Hammer FC kicks off the club’s W-League season on the road May 20th, against division rivals Indy Eleven. For up to the minute news with Kings Hammer FC, be sure to follow the club on social media at @kingshammerfc as well as the club website,