The National Women’s Soccer League’s draft was held on December 18th and among the 50 drafted players was Ambler native and Wissahickon graduate Madison Elwell. Elwell was selected by the Washington Spirit in the second round. She was the 15th overall pick.
Elwell played college soccer at Vanderbilt University. While playing for the Commodores, she scored 12 goals and assisted on another 29 during her five seasons in Tennessee. Elwell also earned Second-Team All-SEC honors in each of her final three seasons at Vanderbilt.