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Ashley Lawrence

Ashley
Lawrence
#9M


Height: 5-6
Class: Sr.
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario
HS/Last School: Mayfield Secondary

Bio

• 2015 MAC Hermann Trophy Semifinalist
• Current midfield starter for the Canadian Women’s National Team
• Member of the Canadian 2016 Rio Summer Olympics roster
• Member of the Canadian 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup roster
• Needs one assist to break onto WVU all-time career assists list
• Has started 63 of 66 career matches
 
2015 (Jr.)
• MAC Hermann Trophy Semifinalist
• NSCAA All-America First Team
• NSCAA All-Region First Team
• All-Big 12 First Team
• Academic All-Big 12 Soccer First Team 
• Started all 23 matches and played 1,729 minutes, the sixth-best total on team
• Paced the team with a career single-season best eight assists, the second-best total in the Big 12 Conference and the fourth-best total for a WVU junior
• Finished third on the team with 18 points (5 G, 8 A), the fifth-best total in the Big 12
• Five goals were second-best total on squad and ranked No. 10 in the Big 12
• Matched a career high with three-point effort (1 G, 1 A) in 5-0 win over Duquesne on Aug. 30
• Set-up game-winning goal in team’s 1-0 victory over Florida Gulf Coast on Sept. 20
• Added insurance goal in 2-0 win over Texas on Sept. 25
• Netted goal 62 seconds into the match in 2-1 win over TCU on Oct. 2, the second-fastest score in school history
• Assisted on both goals in team’s 2-1 overtime win at Oklahoma State on Oct. 23
• Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week (10/27)
• Hoosier Classic All-Tournament Team
• No. 28, TDS.com Midseason Top 100
• Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team
• TDS.com Preseason Best XI Third Team
• No. 32, TDS.com Preseason Top 100
 
2014 (So.)
• NSCAA/Continental Tire All-Central Region First Team
• All-Big 12 First Team
• Big 12 Tournament Offensive MVP
• Big 12 All-Tournament Team
• Academic All-Big 12 Soccer Second Team
• Started all 20 matches available for at midfield
• Finished second on team with 15 points on four goals and a team-best seven assists
• Assist total ranked No. 2 in the Big 12 Conference
• Dished out a single-game career high two assists in three separate games
• First career two-assist game came in WVU’s 4-1 win over La Salle on Sept. 19
• Added insurance goal in team’s 2-0 win at Texas on Sept. 28
• Put WVU ahead for good with first-half score against No. 15 Texas Tech on Oct. 10
• Assisted on both of Kate Schwindel’s scores in team’s 2-0 victory at No. 9 Kansas on Oct. 19
• Tallied assists on both goals in WVU’s 2-1 win against TCU in Big 12 Championship quarterfinal on Nov. 5
• No. 75, TopDrawerSoccer.com Midseason Top 100
• Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team
• No. 82, TopDrawerSoccer.com Preseason Top 100
 
2013 (Fr.)
• NSCAA/Continental Tire All-Central Region First Team
• All-Big 12 First Team
• All-Big 12 Newcomer Team
• Academic All-Big 12 Newcomer Team
• Big 12 All-Tournament Team
• Saw time in all 23 matches and started 20 at midfield
• Ranked No. 4 on team with 12 points
• Four assists ranked No. 3 on team, No. 9 in Big 12
• Earned first career point off an assist on Kelsie Maloney’s goal at No. 2 Penn State in team’s season-opening 2-2 draw on Aug. 23
• Earned a game-best three points in 4-0 win over Eastern Kentucky on Sept. 13, including first career goal
• Registered a career-high six shots against TCU on Oct. 13
• Tallied the game-winning goal in the Mountaineers’ 1-0 win over Oklahoma State in the Big 12 Soccer Championship final on Nov. 10; finished tournament with three points
• Big 12 Newcomer of the Week (Oct. 8)
• Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team
 
In High School
• Full Canadian National Team member
• Attended U-20 (July 2012) and Full National Team (Jan. 2013) camps, including international CAPS at the Four-Nation Tournament in China (Jan. 2013)
• Captained Canada’s U-17 teams at CONCACAF qualifiers (April 2012) and Women’s World Cup (September 2012)
• Represented Canada at the 2010 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Trinidad and Tobago
• Won Gold medals with Team Ontario at U-14 Nationals and U16 Nationals
• Twice named U-17 Canadian Player of the Year (2011-12)
• Played club for Erin Mills Mighty Eagles under coach Cyprian McFarlane
• Led team to Gold medal at 2010 Ontario Summer Games, two Gold medals at the Ontario Cup Championship and a Gold medal at the National Club Championships in Lethbridge, Alberta
• Two-time Petro Canada Fueling Athlete and Coaching Excellence Program member (2010-11)
• Attended Mayfield Secondary School after three seasons of soccer at Cardinal Leger High for coach James Chambers
 
Personal
• Daughter of Raphael Emovon and Tina Lawrence
• One of two children
• Birthday is June 11
• Scored Canada’s lone goal in 1-1 draw against Netherlands in Group A play at the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup
• Invited to camp with the Canadian Women’s National Team in summer of 2014
• Majoring in sport & exercise psychology
• Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
• Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll


Stats

SeasonClassGPStartShotsSOGGoalsAssistsYellow
Totals 66631474613192
2013Fr23204611441
2014So20205314470
2015Jr23234821581


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