12 Ashley Pierce
12 - Ashley Pierce
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Millington, Md.
High School: Queen Anne's County
Position: DS
Major: Nursing

2013 (Junior): Appeared in all but one set for the Wolverines... Second on the team with 234 digs (2.41 per set) and 48 service aces (0.49 per set)... Also credited with 13 assists and nine kills... Nine matches with at least ten digs, including a career-high 35 at Penn State Abington where she also had a season-high six aces and two kills... Had 19 digs and 28 digs against Notre Dame and Penn State Harrisburg, respectively, earlier that same day with four and five aces as well... Had another 21 digs in a CAC match at Penn State Harrisburg... Had at least once ace in all but six matches and two or more ten times.

2012 (Sophomore): Key member of the back row, who appeared in every match and 86 sets… Second on the squad with 183 digs to go with 13 assists, 13 aces and three kills… Had three-straight matches with at least 14 digs, including a season-high 25 against Kings College (9/1)… Later that day, tallied 14 digs against Muhlenberg… Collected 19 digs the night before against Centenary (8/31)… Serviced a pair of aces against La Verne (9/7) and Bryn Mawr (9/15)… Season-high three assists against Frostburg (9/30).

2011 (Freshman): Had a solid freshman season playing in a team-high 102 sets and recording 202 digs to finish second on the team… Also recorded 20 service aces, three kills, six assists and three blocks… Dug at least 10 balls in eight different matches including a season-high 18 against Rowan (10/1)… Nearly matched that total with 17 at Cedar Crest College (10/15) and 16 against York (Pa.) (10/21)… Notched her first kills vs. Centenary (9/3) and recorded two more against Immaculata (10/1)… All three of her blocks came against Gwynedd-Mercy (9/3)… Served up three aces against Delaware Valley (9/8) and Muhlenberg (10/28).

High School: Played volleyball (Rementer) and lacrosse (Armstrong)...Senior All Star player in Bayside Conference...Honorable Mention sophomore and junior year for all conference...Team Captain and Most Valuable Player as a Senior...Coach's Award 2010-2011...Member of the National Honors Society and Skills USA/HOSA... Completed the Nursing Program with certifications.

Personal: Born November 18, 1993...Daughter of Bruce and Gail Pierce...Has a brother, Brucie, and a sister, Sara.