#12 Ashley Southern
|HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)||Tuscumbia, Ala. (Chattanooga)|
2014-15 (Junior): Started in all 29 games...Finished second in the Atlantic Sun in scoring at 14.3 points per game...Finished fifth in the A-Sun in rebounding with 8.4 per game...Also averaged 1.5 assists, 0.9 blocks and 0.8 steals in 31.5 minutes per game...Notched seven double-doubles...Shot 45 percent from the field and 74 percent from the free throw line
2013-14 (Sophomore): One of two Lipscomb players to start in all 30 games played for the Lady Bisons... Recorded 22 double-doubles breaking the school record and posting the most double-doubles in the A-Sun since 2008... 14 of those double-doubles were against A-Sun opponents, ten more than anyone else in the conference (next most was 12)... Second leading scorer in the conference averaging 15.8 points per game and leading rebounder averaging 11.4 rebounds per game... Finished 15th in the nation in rebounding... Her double-doubles were tied for 11th most in the nation... Newcomer of the Year and Second Team All-Conference (First Lady Bison to be named to All-Conference team since 2010-11)... Averaged second most minutes in A-Sun (35.3)... Made 12 field goals against North Florida, an individual player game high in field goals made in the A-Sun... Tied for league lead scoring 20+ points in 9 contests... Led the team in rebounding in all games except one (11.4 per game)... Claimed the individual season record for most points with 473.
2012-13: Redshirt due to transfer rules
High School: Three-time All-State Selection for Deshler High School… Three-time All-County, All-Area and All-Region team… 4A MVP Northwest Region… Averaged 18.3 points and 11.6 rebounds per game... Totaled 2,267 career points and 1,434 career rebounds… Played in state finals in 2008 and 2010 with a Final Four appearance in 2009…Also a four-year member of the Volleyball team… Closed out career with 2,300 kills and a state runner-up finish in 2007…
Personal: Parents are Steve and Angela Southern… Has an older sister Brittany... Favorite TV Shows: Golden Girls, The Bachelorette, and Cake Boss... Favorite Movies: Love and Basketball and The Lion King... Favorite Professional Athletes: Jeremy Lin, Tim Tebow, and Kevin Durant... Favorite Professional Teams: Dallas Mavericks and Oklahoma City Thunder... Hidden Talent: Was a state champion baton twirler