|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Memphis, Tenn. (Harding Acad.)|
2012 Cross Country: Competed in four races… Had season best finish at Tennessee Tech Invite finishing 28th in 29:36.41… Finished 79th at the Belmont Opener… Cplaced 105th at the Vanderbilt Invite in 30:41.30…
2011 Cross Country: Competed in six meets… Opened his Lipscomb career at the Belmont Opener with a 17:56.06s mark, finishing 84th… Season-best 5K mark came at the Powerade Invitational, where he finished 34th with a 17:07s run… Finished sixth at the Chattanooga Cross Country Festival with a 29:57.59s run… Season-best 8K mark came in the silver race of the Louisville Cross Country Classic; he finished 59th with a 27:29.21s mark.
2011 Track: Competed in eight meets... Finished third in the mile run at the TSU Invitational with a 4:33.57s mark... Put together a personal-best 4:33.57s run in the mile at the A-Sun Indoor Championships, finishing 13th... Took a seventh-place finish in the 3000m steeplechase at the BSC Invitational with a 10:29.17s run... Set a personal-best in the 800m run at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold, finishing 37th after a 2:03.57s run.
Prep: Ran for Ron Rubio at Harding Academy... Three-time state championships runner-up, won the state title in his senior season and led Harding to a third-place team finish... Team was runner-up from 2007-10... All-state in 2009 and 2010... Personal-best 16:51 in the five-kilometer... In addition to cross country and track and field, competed in soccer (2007-10), bowling (2007-08) and wrestling (2007-08).
Personal: Son of Richard and Jeri Ashley... Has one brother, Richard... Plans to major in nursing.