Ashley Willis

POS. OF
HT. 5-6
CL. Fr.
HOMETOWN Lexington, S.C.
HIGH SCHOOL Bluff High School
MAJOR Middle Level Education

Prior to Newberry

Graduated from River Bluff HS in Lexington, S.c....Finished in the top 7 percent of her graduating class...Played travel ball for the SC Jets...While at River Bluff, she earned All-Region and Coaches Award honors over several seasons...Also named Female Athlete of the Year, winning the United States Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete Award a year prior...Named MVP her junior year and was frequently recognized for her defensive prowess, being named Defensive Player of the Year the same year...Lettered over six seasons...Sister is Natalie Willis, currently a junior playing softball and volleyball.

Personal

Favorite Movie: A League of Their Own...Musician/Band: The Chainsmokers and Imagine Dragons...TV Show: Modern Family...Role Model: Bethany Hamilton...Pre-game Ritual: The Lord's Prayer...Athlete: Jennie Finch...Foods: Chips and queso...Sport to Watch: softball...Hobbies & Activities: playing softball, going to church, and going hiking...Quote: Life begins at the end of your comfort zone--Neale Donald Walsch...Career Ambition: Middle School Teacher...Voluteer Activities: Pets Inc...Best Athletic Moment: getting named Female Athlete of the Year during my senior year of high school.