Ainslie attended Downingtown East High School where she lettered in Varsity Ice Hockey. While at East, she captained the Girls Varsity Ice Hockey team for three years. She played field hockey under the WC Eagles for six years winning five NIT Pool Championships, 4 Festival Pool Championships, and a gold medal at the Disney Showcase. She played on the USA Junior National Indoor team for two years in high school.
Ainslie went on to attend Drexel University and play four years of Division I field hockey for the Dragons as a goalkeeper. In 2012, she was part of the CAA Championship squad, which participated in the NCAA tournament. This past season, she was named to the 2015 CAA All Tournament team. Ainslie is a former member of the USA Women’s National Indoor team and has competed at the international level…Most recently in the 2015 SPAR Four Nations Tournament hosted in Durban, South Africa.
Ainslie received a degree in Sport Management with minors in Business Administration and Legal Studies. She is a four-time recipient of the Gladiator Award by SGI/NFHCA, Division I National Academic Squad. She has also been named to the Dean’s List for every semester of her college career. She aspires to secure a job in professional sports upon graduation, but is also interested in attending law school.
Ainslie has coached previously with WC Eagles, Philly Hockey Club, Drexel Field Hockey camps/clinics, and USA Futures Program.