2010: Played in 28
matches with 24 starts…appeared in 95 sets…ranked
first on the team with a career-best 0.57 blocks per set and her
career-best 54 blocks were second…recorded a career-best 121
kills which were fifth on the team…tallied 10 kills in the
3-2 win over NJIT (9/4)…posted 10 kills and five blocks
versus Bucknell (10/16)…registered a career-best seven
blocks in the 3-1 victory at Lafayette (10/23)…recorded 10
kills and five blocks versus Army (10/30)…earned Patriot
League Academic Honor Roll accolades.
2009: Played in 14 matches and 27 sets…recorded 10 kills and two blocks…had a season-best three kills against Providence in the season opener (9/2)...tallied one kill, one dig and one block at Bucknell (9/26).
Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity volleyball team at Milford H.S. for coach Linda Zachilli...captain as a senior...had 726 career kills and 308 career blocks...as a senior she had 275 kills, 134 blocks and 71 digs, while as a junior she had 243 kills and 140 blocks...as a sophomore she had 208 kills and 34 blocks...as a senior she earned 2008 All-State honors, was named the Mid-Wach A MVP and the Worcester Telegram & Gazette Player of the Year...named to the 2008 MetroWest Daily News All-Star Super team and the 2007 and 2008 Worcester Telegram & Gazette All-Star Super team...2007 and 2008 Mid-Wach A All-Star...team won the 2007 district championship and was a state finalists...team won the 2008 league championship...member of the CMASS club team as she was a two-time captain and the 2007-2008 team MVP...member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Daughter of Rick and Pat Ashton...has one brother (Geoff)...brother played club volleyball at Northeastern from 2005-2009...a Psychology major.
Ashton's Career Statistics