Updated: April 21, 2015
2014: Started all 31 matches for Tech… Recorded 139 blocks on the season to tie for sixth on the single-season record list… Led the team in blocks… Averaged 1.6 kills per set… Had a career-high 10 blocks against Pittsburgh… Recorded eight blocks against No. 19 Kentucky… Had nine blocks and 10 kills versus No. 12 Illinois… Notched 10 kills and six blocks against Louisville… Tallied 11 kills and seven blocks at Clemson… Recorded 10 kills and seven blocks versus No. 21 Duke… Had nine kills and six blocks against NC State.
High School: Earned MVP honors junior and senior year… A two-time First Team All-Conference selection… Led the conference in kills during senior season and led in blocks during sophomore campaign… Set the Middle Creek High School kills record with 856… Earned Raleigh News and Observer All-Metro team honors… Attended USA tryouts in Colorado Springs, Colo. in 2013 and 2014... Competed on the USA A2 team in 2013 and was a member of the USA High Performance team in 2013... Off the court was a member of NAS and the National Honor Society... Graduated High School early.
Personal: Ashley Nicole Battle… Born Dec. 3, 1994 in Raleigh, N.C…. Daughter of Alvin and Debbie Battle… has one sister, Amber who plays basketball at the University of Richmond… Both parents played basketball at NC State and father, Alvin was a member of the 1983 national championship team… Double majoring in Communications, Public Relations and Business Marketing.