14 - Ashley Cooper
Ashley Cooper
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Colts Neck, N.J.
High School: Rumson-Fairhaven
Position: G

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AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011-2012:

• Saw action in 26 games
• Averaged 13.3 minutes, 3.0 points and 1.6 rebounds per game
• Also finished with 15 assists, 10 steals and three blocks
• Saw her first collegiate action at UConn (11/13)
• Went a perfect 3-for-3 from field goal range on three separate occasions
• Scored a season-best 11 points vs. Navy (2/8), playing in a season-high 25 minutes of action
• Hit a season-high three three-pointers against Northeastern (12/7) and at American in the Patriot League semifinal (3/5)
• Totaled a season-high six rebounds twice, at Bucknell (2/18) and against UNH in the first round of the WBI tournament
• Posted a season-high three assists vs. Navy
• Recorded two blocked shots at Colgate (1/28)
• Scored points in a total of 12 contests
• Went 22-63 from beyond the arc
• Went 4-of-6 from the free throw line
• Finished the season with a 33.8 field goal percentage and a 34.9 three-point field goal percentage

HIGH SCHOOL:

• Four-year varsity member of the Rumson-Fairhaven basketball team, playing guard under head coach George Sourlis
• Captained team her senior year
• Averaged 12.1 points and 1.7 three-point shots made per game in her senior season
• Averaged team-highs of 11.3 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.8 steals per game, while shooting a team-best 81.4 percent from the foul line as a junior for the 21-7 Bulldogs
• Scored over 1,000 points in her career
• Broke the school record for most career three-pointers made
• Helped team win New Jersey state championships in 2008 and 2009
• Named a Two River Times Player of the Week during her senior season

PERSONAL:

• Daughter of Tim and Stacey Cooper
• Father played basketball at Louisville
• Has three sisters (Casey, Samantha and Kristen)
• Majoring in Political Science and Chinese