2011: Played in 13matches, including nine straight to end the season...appeared in 35sets and made 10 starts...tallied 44 kills and 1.26 kills per set,while posting 15 total blocks...had seven kills and led the teamwith five blocks in the win over Lafayette (10/22)...tallied ninekills each in victories over Bucknell (11/11) and Colgate(11/12)...member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy...named tothe Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2010: Played in 28 matches with 24starts…appeared in 95 sets…ranked first on the teamwith a career-best 0.57 blocks per set and her career-best 54blocks were second…recorded a career-best 121 kills whichwere fifth on the team…tallied 10 kills in the win over NJIT(9/4)…posted 10 kills and five blocks versus Bucknell(10/16)…registered a career-best seven blocks in the victoryat Lafayette (10/23)…recorded 10 kills and five blocksversus Army (10/30)…earned Patriot League Academic HonorRoll accolades.
2009: Played in 14 matches and 27sets…recorded 10 kills and two blocks…had aseason-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 thevarsity volleyball team at Milford H.S. for coach LindaZachilli...captain as a senior...had 726 career kills and 308career blocks...as a senior she had 275 kills, 134 blocks and 71digs, while as a junior she had 243 kills and 140 blocks...as asophomore she had 208 kills and 34 blocks...as a senior she earned2008 All-State honors, was named the Mid-Wach A MVP and theWorcester Telegram & Gazette Player of theYear...named to the 2008 MetroWest Daily News All-StarSuper team and the 2007 and 2008 Worcester Telegram &Gazette All-Star Super team...2007 and 2008 Mid-Wach AAll-Star...team won the 2007 district championship and was a statefinalists...team won the 2008 league championship...member of theCMASS club team as she was a two-time captain and the 2007-2008team MVP...member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Daughter of Rick and Pat Ashton...hasone brother (Geoff)...brother played club volleyball atNortheastern from 2005-2009...a Psychology major.
Ashton's Career Statistics