MINERS

Ashley Ellis
1  Ashley Ellis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Corona, Calif.

High School:
Temescal Canyon

Height:
5-5

Position:
Outfield

Birthdate:
12/22/1987

Experience:
3L

B/T:
R/R

Ashley Ellis
Ashley Ellis 2009 Photo Gallery
Ashley Ellis 2010 Photo Gallery

· 2007 All-Conference USA Second Team

2010 (SENIOR): Played and started in all 55 contests ... batted .263 and registered 41 hits and 29 runs ... 10 doubles rank second on the team ... laced three home runs and drove in 25 runs ... walked 19 times and was hit twice ... recorded two sacrifice flies and three sac-hits ... stole eight bases, the second-highest on the team ... registered 38 putouts and one assist ... posted a six game hitting streak ... had 11 multi-hit games and six multiple RBI contests.

2009 (JUNIOR): One of four Miners to start in all 57 games ... posted a .233 batting average scoring 24 runs on 38 hits, seven doubles, one triple, seven home runs for 26 RBIs ... walked 11 times (including one intentional) ... had eight multiple hit games, and posted five games with multiple RBIs ... was one of two players to lace a grand slam in 2009 (vs. Texas, March 20) ... led the team in hit-by-pitch with 11 ... registered 39 putouts in right field while tallying six assists.

2008 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 50 of 54 games for UTEP while making 48 starts ... had 31 hits including seven doubles, a triple and two home runs ... scored 16 times and drove in 20 RBI ... had two sacrifice hits ... drew five walks and hits-by-pitch ... held the Miners' third longest hitting streak of nine games from Feb. 28 through March 15 ... best outing was against Arizona where the sophomore was 3-for-4 with one run and a double ... also posted three hits against Loyola Marymount ... had four multiple hit games and five multiple RBI games ... flawless 3-for-3 in stolen bases ... 38 putouts with three assists.

2007 (FRESHMAN): A second team All-Conference USA selection ... recorded a team-high .348 batting average in 2007 ... played and started in all 51 games for the Miners ... blasted five home runs including two grand slams ... connected for 54 hits to average 1.06 per game and led UTEP in doubles with 12 ... recorded 38 runs, 34 RBI and registered 18 walks ... also posted five sacrifice hits and was one-for-one in stolen bases ... owned UTEP's longest hitting streak of nine from Feb. 24 to March 10 ... had 14 multiple hit games and 11 games with multiple RBI ... had four hits against New Mexico State and recorded a career-high six RBI versus Houston.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Earned All-League first team and second team honors during her Temescal Canyon tenure ... led Temescal Canyon to a second-place showing at the CIF Regional Championships in 2006 and back-to-back Southwestern League titles in 2004 and 2005 ... named Best Offensive Player in 2005 ... named Scholar Athlete during the 2003, 2004 and 2006 campaigns ... the only freshman on the Temescal Canyon varsity squad, Ellis earned Rookie of the Year and Offensive Player of the Year honors her 2003 season ... played club for the O.C. Batbusters, So Cal Athletics and Lionettes.

PERSONAL: Ashley Nichole Ellis is the daughter of Joe and Tiffany Ellis ... born December 22, 1987 in Orange County, Calif. ... has two sisters (Holly and Noelle) ... nickname is Ash.