James Ashby

#53 James Ashby

POS. F
HT. 6-3
WT. 200
CL. So.
HOMETOWN Auckland, New Zealand
HIGH SCHOOL Auckland Grammar School
MAJOR Undeclared

2015-16

Played in all 30 games, starting in 17 contests.... Averaged 5.2 points and 3.1 rebounds per game... Finished in double-figures twice... Scored a season-high 11 points at Wingate (12/8)... Collected a season-high seven rebounds vs. Lenoir-Rhyne (1/6).

2014-15

Played in 27 games, starting in eight contests.... Averaged 6.5 points and 3.0 rebounds per game... Finished in double-figures seven times... Scored a career-high 16 points vs. North Greenville (11/15) and Southern Wesleyan (12/13)... Collected a season-high six rebounds rebounds vs. Erskine (11/14), Brevard (11/22), and Southern Wesleyan (12/13).

 

2013-14

Averaged 4.3 points in 28 games played, averaging 18.4 minutes of game-time per game... Tallied 82 rebounds, 58 on the defensive side of the ball..


Prior to Newberry
Ashby was captain of the New Zealand team which won the first-ever FIBA 3x3 Youth World Championship in Rimini, Italy, in 2011... Has been named to New Zealand's under-20 national team... Was twice named to Basketball New Zealand's Secondary Schools All-Tournament Team in his final two seasons....


Personal
Favorite quote: "Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement." - Matt Biordi... Career goal is to play basketball professionally or become a business executive/CEO... Enjoys watching basketball and rugby and swimming at the beach... Favorite TV Show is "Game of Thrones".