40 Ashley Edwards
40 Ashley Edwards
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Central
Position: F
As A Bonnie
Provides the club with a physical post presence ... shoots at a high percentage around the rim, including a skillful back-to-the-basket arsenal ... can step out and knock down the mid-range jumper ... fearless rebounder between the blocks ... sits 13th on the all-time Bona rebounding chart with 512 career boards ... started every game as a freshman and sophomore ... owns career averages of 7.3 points and 6.6 rebounds per contest. As A Junior (2007-08) - Game-by-Game Stats | Photo Gallery
Suffered through an injury plagued junior season, missing 11 contests with multiple ailments ... averaged 5.4 points and 5.0 rebounds in 19 games of action ... earned one start at Fairleigh Dickinson (Dec. 20) ... posted two double figure scoring efforts ... hauled down at least seven caroms on six occasions ... connected a career-best 75.6 percent from the charity stripe ... finished third on the club in rebounds ... drained 10 free throws to match a career-high en route to a 12-point and nine-rebound effort at Canisius (Dec. 15) ... stuffed the stat sheet with a season-best 14 points, seven boards, two assists and two steals against Cornell (Jan. 4) in 27 minutes ... turned in seven points and seven rebounds vs. Fordham (Jan. 23) ... collected a season-best 10 rebounds to go along with eight tallies against Duquesne (Dec. 30) in a come-from-behind victory at the Reilly Center ... registered nine points and nine rebounds at Dayton (Feb. 3) ... put together another solid effort against the Dukes (Feb. 13) with six points, nine boards and two steals.


As A Sophomore (2006-07) - Game-by-Game Stats | Photo Gallery
Started all 31 games for the Brown and White ... led the team and ranked eighth in the conference in rebounds per game (7.4) ... finished fourth on the team in scoring average (8.1) and second in steals (36) and blocks (16) ... second on the team in field goal percentage, shooting at a rate of 44 percent ... her 5.6 defensive rebounds per game ranked fourth in the A-10 ... reached the double figure plateau 12 times ... ranked first on the squad with six double-doubles ... led the Bonnies in rebounding 18 times, including nine performances of 10 or more boards ... posted back-to-back double-doubles on two occasions with six on the season, including three in league play ... named to the St. Bona Shootout All-Tournament team ... posted consecutive double-doubles against Niagara (14 points and 11 rebounds) and Columbia (14 points and 12 rebounds) ... just missed a third straight double-double against Buffalo (Nov. 19) with 11 points and nine rebounds ... tallied 16 points and nine rebounds in a win over Canisius (Dec. 16) ... recorded third double-double of the season with 16 points and 10 rebounds in the championship of the Wagner Holiday Tournament ... hauled down a game-high 11 caroms in a defeat of Albany (Jan. 2) to go along with six points ... scored double figure points in consecutive games against Duquesne (Jan. 9) and Temple (Jan. 12) with 13 and 10 points, respectively ... grabbed a season and career-best 13 rebounds vs. Massachusetts (Feb. 4) ... notched a career-high 17 points against Saint Louis (Feb. 8) and pulled down 10 rebounds for fourth double-double of the season ... tied a career-high 17 points and added a game-high 12 rebounds at Saint Joseph's (Feb. 15) ... posted second double-double in as many games vs. Duquesne (Feb. 18) with 16 points, including a 10-of-12 effort from the line, and 11 rebounds ... brought down 10 rebounds vs. Charlotte (Feb. 25). As A Freshman (2005-06) - Game-by-Game Stats
Became the 10th player in program history to garner Atlantic 10 All-Rookie team attention ... joined senior Stefanie Collins as the only player to start all 27 games ... her 7.7 points and 6.9 rebounds per game were second among A-10 freshmen ... ranked among the conference leaders in steals (53/9th), rebounds (6.9/10th), defensive rebounds (4.7/12th) and offensive rebounds (2.2/13th) ... named the A-10 Rookie of the Week during back-to-back weeks in January ... led the team in rebounding 15 times, including four double-digit efforts ... reached double figure points on 10 occasions and led the Bonnies in scoring twice ... recorded a steal in 23 games, including four on two occasions and three seven times ... improved play during conference action, averaging 7.8 boards per game, a figure that ranked sixth in the A-10 ... turned in best performance of the season in front of family and friends at nationally ranked Temple (Jan. 15), posting a season-high 15 points and 14 rebounds for first career double-double ... notched second double-double (10 points & 13 rebounds) of the season against A-10 regular season champion George Washington (Feb. 12) ... grabbed a season-high 15 boards against Xavier (Jan. 27) ... turned in a solid all-around performance in a win over Massachusetts (Jan. 8) with six points, eight rebounds, five assists and three steals.


High School
Led the Lancers to three consecutive Philadelphia Public League titles from 2002-04 and was named a Public League All-Star all three seasons ... led Central in scoring during senior season of 2003-04, averaging 17 points to go along with 10 rebounds, five assists and six steals per game ... was MVP of the 2004 Public League championship game ... named to the 2004 Southern Pennsylvania third team ... averaged 16 points and eight rebounds as a senior ... scored over 1,000 points in high school career... played with high school teammate Megan Ellis at St. Bonaventure for three years ... that duo helped Central High to records of 28-3, 28-3 and 22-6 during senior, junior and sophomore seasons, respectively ... coached by Frank Greco ... won Police Athletic League national championship titles in 2002 and 2003 ... was a member of the 2003 AAU junior national championship team, the Philadelphia Belles. Personal
Born on November 26, 1986 ... daughter of Hester and Willie Jackson ... uncle, Emmanuel Davis, played for the Houston Rockets, Seattle Supersonics and the Atlanta Hawks ... sister Enjoli Edwards (25) is a civil engineer ... brother Nathan Edwards (20) plays basketball for Kutztown University ... Dean's List and A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.5 GPA or higher) student in the last two years ... accounting major with a minor in Spanish.
CAREER HIGHS
Points17Twice
Rebounds15vs. Xavier (Jan. 28, 2007)
Assists5Three Times
Blocks2Three Times
Steals4Three Times
Field Goals7vs. Columbia (Nov. 18, 2006)
Field Goals Attempted13at Saint Joseph's (Feb. 15, 2007)
Free Throws10Twice
Free Throws Attempted13at Saint Louis (Feb. 8, 2007)
3-Pt Field Goals1at Pittsburgh (Dec. 30, 2005)
3-Pt Field Goals Attempted1Five Times
Minutes38vs. Richmond (Feb. 24, 2006)

ASHLEY EDWARDS' CAREER STATISTICS
YearG/GSMin/AvgFG-APct3PT-APctFT-APctRebAstTOBlkStPtsAvg
05-0627-27731/27.171-183.3881-5.20066-100.660187579910532097.7
06-0731-31798/25.788-198.4440-0.00075-106.7082304710116362518.1
07-0819-1375/19.734-89.3820-0.00034-45.7569516454181025.4
Tot.77-591,904/24.7193-470.4111-5.200175-251.697512120245301075627.1