6 - Ashley Wright
Ashley Wright
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Leavenworth, Wash.
High School: Cascade HS '09
Position: OH
Experience: 2L
m 30
k/s 0.88
h % .178
a/s 2.43
b/s 0.49
sa/s 0.05
d/s 1.16

2012 Big Sky All-Academic Team
2011 Big Sky All-Academic Team
2010 Big Sky All-Academic Team

2012: Played in 30 of Eastern’s 31 matches as a junior, seeing time in 95 total sets … Finished second on the team with 231 assists, good for 2.43 assists per set … Ranked third on the team with 47 total blocks while her 84 kills ranked seventh … Opened the season with 13 digs, nine assists and six kills against San Francisco (Aug. 24) before tallying 29 assists, seven kills and five blocks versus Seattle (Aug. 24) … Contributed 20 assists, five digs and four kills against Presbyterian College (Aug. 25) … Went for 20 assists and six digs versus UC Riverside (Aug. 31) … Recorded a season-best 51 assists against South Dakota State (Sept. 1) … Tallied 21 assists and seven kills versus cross-town rival Gonzaga (Sept. 1) … Registered five kills, eight assists and two blocks against Syracuse (Sept. 7) … Notched four kills, eight digs and four blocks versus Iowa (Sept. 8) … Contributed two digs and a kill in EWU’s first win of the season, a sweep of Sacramento State (Oct. 22) … Recorded 10 digs, three kills and two blocks against Montana State (Oct. 27) … Added three kills and three digs in the Eagles’ five-set win over Northern Arizona (Nov. 1) before tallying four digs and a kill in Eastern’s sweep of Southern Utah (Nov. 3) … Registered seven kills and six digs against North Dakota (Nov. 10), then went for eight kills and 10 digs in EWU’s win over Idaho State (Nov. 15) … Wrapped up the season with 10 kills and six digs against Weber State (Nov. 17) … Earned Big Sky All-Academic honors for the third consecutive season.

2011: Started 27 of 28 matches in her sophomore campaign … Named to the Big Sky All-Academic team for the second year in a row, and boasts the highest GPA on the squad … Averaged 1.58 kills per set, 1.09 digs and 0.45 blocks … Wright had six double-digit kill outings, five of which were in Big Sky Conference play … She led Eastern to a crucial 3-2 win on the road against Montana State (Sept. 23) with 14 kills on a .480 attack percentage and a career-high four service aces … She also had six digs and one block in that contest … Wright had another 14 kills and a career-high nine digs in a 3-2 win against Idaho State (Sept. 17) … She posted a career-high 16 kills, to go along with four digs and three blocks, in another five-set victory on the road against Northern Arizona (Nov. 3).

2010: Wright was selected as the Most Improved Player by her teammates, and was honored with the Emtman Award, which is given to one volleyball student-athlete who best exhibits strong work ethic, perseverance, character and a team-first attitude during the spring season … Wright was also a member of the Big Sky All-Academic team … She played in 26 of Eastern’s 27 matches, earning 15 starts throughout the year … She registered three double-doubles, all of which came during conference play … She had 10 kills, 11 digs and two blocks in Eastern’s 3-1 defeat of Idaho State (Oct. 23), and helped the Eags capture a 3-0 win over Northern Arizona (Oct. 15) with eight kills, five digs and four blocks … Wright had a career-high six blocks in a sweep of Montana State (Oct. 29), and then had back-to-back double-doubles against Montana (Oct. 30) and Portland State (Nov. 6) … She recorded 10 kills and a season-high 12 digs versus the Grizzlies and had a season-high 13 kills and 10 digs versus PSU.

2009: Utilized her redshirt option.

High School: As a senior in 2008, Wright helped lead the Cascade High School Kodiaks to a berth in the 1A state semifinals and a sixth-place finish, as well as league and district titles … In doing so, she earned All-State First-Team honors … Wright is believed to be the first CHS graduate to play Division I volleyball … She also helped the Cascade High basketball squad to a state tournament berth … In her basketball career at CHS, she scored more than 1,000 points, becoming just the fourth player in school history to achieve the feat … Wright not only led the team in offense during her time there, but also was the team leader in rebounds, steals and blocks.

Personal: Daughter of Tim Wright and Heidi Kuhn … Her step-parents are Theresa Wright and Doug Kuhn … Majoring in business management.


Wright's Career Statistics

Year SP K K/S E TA Pct A A/S SA SA/S DIG D/S BS BA TB B/S Points Pts/S
2010 87 119 1.37 81 461 0.082 5 0.06 1 0.01 92 1.06 4 41 45 0.52 144.5 1.66
2011 110 174 1.58 98 597 0.127 5 0.05 19 0.17 120 1.09 9 41 50 0.45 222.5 2.02
2012 95 84 0.88 39 239 0.188 231 2.43 5 0.05 109 1.15 3 44 47 0.49 114.0 1.20
Totals 292 377 1.29 218 1297 0.123 241 0.83 25 0.09 321 1.10 16 126 142 0.49 481.0 1.65
Recent Games
Nov 1 at Northern Ariz. W, 3-2
Nov 3 at Southern Utah W, 3-0
Nov 8 at Northern Colo. L, 3-0
Nov 10 at North Dakota L, 3-1
Nov 15 Idaho St. W, 3-1
Nov 17 Weber St. L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 30 19
Sets 95 59
Kills 84 42
Kills per set 0.88 0.71
Errors 41 24
Total Attacks 242 141
Hitting Percentage .178 .128
Assists 231 36
Assists per set 2.43 0.61
Service Aces 5 4
Service Errors 13 9
Service Aces per set 0.05 0.07
Reception Errors 5 3
Digs 110 60
Digs per set 1.16 1.02
Block Solo 3 2
Block Assist 44 21
Block Total 47 23
Blocks per set 0.49 0.39
Block Errors 4 3
Ball Handling Errors 12 3
Points 114.0 58.5
Points per set 1.2 1.0
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 18 Alumni W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 24 vs. San Francisco L, 3-1 4 6 3 13 .231 9 1 0 0 13 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Aug 24 vs. Seattle L, 3-1 4 7 0 10 .700 28 0 0 0 4 1 4 0 5 0 10.0
Aug 25 vs. Presbyterian L, 3-0 3 4 3 12 .083 20 0 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Aug 25 at Wyoming L, 3-0 3 2 1 5 .200 17 0 0 1 4 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Aug 31 vs. UC Riverside L, 3-0 3 1 2 5 -.200 20 0 1 0 6 0 3 0 3 2 2.5
Sep 1 vs. South Dakota St. L, 3-1 4 2 1 5 .200 51 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 4 2.5
Sep 1 at Gonzaga L, 3-0 3 7 0 11 .636 21 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 7.0
Sep 5 at Boise St. L, 3-0 3 3 2 9 .111 13 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 2 1 4.0
Sep 7 vs. Iowa St. L, 3-0 3 1 2 4 -.250 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1.5
Sep 7 vs. Syracuse L, 3-0 3 5 2 11 .273 8 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 8 vs. Iowa L, 3-0 3 4 1 16 .188 2 0 2 0 8 0 4 0 4 0 6.0
Sep 13 at Sacramento St. L, 3-0 2 0 1 4 -.250 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Sep 17 Portland St. L, 3-0 3 2 2 9 .000 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 2.0
Sep 20 at Montana St. L, 3-2 5 2 0 2 1.000 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 4 1 4.5
Sep 22 at Montana L, 3-0 3 0 0 1 .000 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0.5
Sep 27 Southern Utah L, 3-2 5 0 0 1 .000 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.0
Sep 28 Northern Ariz. L, 3-1 4 0 0 1 .000 7 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 1.0
Oct 4 North Dakota L, 3-1 4 1 2 6 -.167 6 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2.0
Oct 5 Northern Colo. L, 3-0 3 0 0 2 .000 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 11 at Weber St. L, 3-0 2 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 13 at Idaho St. L, 3-0 3 1 0 2 .500 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 18 at Portland St. L, 3-0 2 0 4 5 -.800 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0.5
Oct 22 Sacramento St. W, 3-0 1 1 0 3 .333 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 25 Montana W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Montana St. L, 3-0 3 3 2 9 .111 1 0 2 0 10 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Nov 1 at Northern Ariz. W, 3-2 3 3 1 9 .222 3 0 2 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Nov 3 at Southern Utah W, 3-0 1 1 0 3 .333 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Nov 8 at Northern Colo. L, 3-0 3 3 2 10 .100 0 1 0 0 8 0 0 1 0 0 4.0
Nov 10 at North Dakota L, 3-1 4 7 2 25 .200 1 1 1 1 6 1 1 0 2 0 9.5
Nov 15 Idaho St. W, 3-1 4 8 2 17 .353 1 2 3 0 10 0 3 0 3 0 11.5
Nov 17 Weber St. L, 3-1 4 10 6 30 .133 1 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2012-13 30 95 84 0.88 41 242 .178 231 2.43 5 0.05 110 1.16 3 44 47 0.49 114.0 1.2
Total 30 95 84 0.88 41 242 .178 231 2.43 5 0.05 110 1.16 3 44 47 0.49 114.0 1.2
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 30 95 84 0.88 41 242 .178 231 2.43 5 0.05 110 1.16 3 44 47 0.49 114.0 1.2
Conference 19 59 42 0.71 24 141 .128 36 0.61 4 0.07 60 1.02 2 21 23 0.39 58.5 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 9 31 25 0.81 14 78 .141 25 0.81 2 0.06 34 1.10 0 11 11 0.35 32.5 1.0
Away 13 37 29 0.78 13 88 .182 62 1.68 2 0.05 35 0.95 2 14 16 0.43 40.0 1.1
Neutral 8 27 30 1.11 14 76 .211 144 5.33 1 0.04 41 1.52 1 19 20 0.74 41.5 1.5

Wins 4 9 13 1.44 3 32 .312 5 0.56 2 0.22 19 2.11 0 5 5 0.56 17.5 1.9
Losses 26 86 71 0.83 38 210 .157 226 2.63 3 0.03 91 1.06 3 39 42 0.49 96.5 1.1

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