5 Ashley Pierce
5 - Ashley Pierce
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.-3L
Hometown: Abilene, Texas
High School: Abilene
Position: S
m 25
k/s 0.38
h % .146
a/s 9.02
b/s 0.14
sa/s 0.35
d/s 2.56

2018

  • Started all 27 matches. 
  • Had 520 assists and 189 digs. 
  • Recorded 32 service aces. 
  • Had six double-doubles.
  • Had 34 assists against Pomona-Pitzer. 
  • Named academic all-ASC.
  • Named honorable mention all-ASC West Division.

2017

  • Played in all 32 matches.
  • Had 870 assists on the season.
  • Had 7.69 assists-per-set, fifth in the ASC.
  • Had 23 matches of 20 or more assists.
  • Had 57 assists against East Texas Baptist.
  • Had nine double-doubles with digs and assists and a 20-20 match against Rhodes.
  • Recorded 35 service aces.
  • Named academic all-ASC.
  • Named honorable mention all-ASC West Division.

2016

  • Played in 28 matches for the Cowgirls and started 20 as a freshman. 
  • Recorded 774 assists on the season. 
  • Had 20 or more assists in 20 matches. 
  • Had 53 assists in a win at home over McMurry. 
  • Had nine double-doubles. 
  • Season-best in digs was 18 at Sul Ross State. 
  • Named second-team all-ASC West. 
  • Named ASC West freshman of the year. 
  • Won HSU freshman athletic award. 

Prep

  • Played for her mom Didi at Abilene High.
  • Was two-time best setter in the district. 
  • Four-time academic all-district. 
  • Named all-state and academic all-state. 
  • Played club for the Abilene Aces. 

Personal

  • PE major.
  • Daughter of Didi and Kyle Pierce.
  • Didi played volleyball at Texas A&M and dad played golf at HSU. 
  • Grandparents and great-grandparents along with, mom and dad and several cousins all attended HSU.  
  • Has a sister, Allison. 
  • Birthday is January 9. 
Recent Games
Oct 25 at Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 3-1
Oct 26 at Concordia (Texas) L, 3-1
Oct 31 Sul Ross State W, 3-1
Nov 1 Texas Lutheran L, 3-2
Nov 1 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 3-0
Nov 7 at LeTourneau L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 25 15
Sets 88 50
Kills 33 21
Kills per set 0.38 0.42
Errors 13 7
Total Attacks 137 82
Hitting Percentage .146 .171
Assists 794 480
Assists per set 9.02 9.60
Service Aces 31 19
Service Errors 17 13
Service Aces per set 0.35 0.38
Reception Errors 3 2
Digs 225 114
Digs per set 2.56 2.28
Block Solo 2 1
Block Assist 10 3
Block Total 12 4
Blocks per set 0.14 0.08
Block Errors 1 0
Ball Handling Errors 15 9
Points 71.0 42.5
Points per set 0.8 0.8
Matches started 17 10
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 at Southwestern (Tex.) L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 5 .200 22 2 0 0 8 0 0 1 0 0 3.0
Aug 30 vs. Carthage L, 3-0 1 3 2 0 7 .286 19 0 0 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Aug 31 vs. Whittier W, 3-2 1 5 3 1 10 .200 40 1 0 1 18 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Aug 31 vs. Whitworth L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 1 .000 33 0 1 0 8 0 2 0 2 0 1.0
Sep 6 Pomona-Pitzer W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 2 .000 34 2 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Sep 6 Aurora W, 3-1 - 4 0 2 6 -.333 42 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 7 vs. Pacific Lutheran L, 3-1 - 4 0 1 8 -.125 34 5 1 0 8 0 2 0 2 3 6.0
Sep 20 Concordia (Texas) L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 4 .000 17 1 1 1 8 1 0 0 1 0 2.0
Sep 21 Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 3-0 - 3 1 1 3 .000 22 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 24 at McMurry W, 3-1 1 4 2 1 6 .167 43 0 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 27 at UT Dallas L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 4 .250 22 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 28 at LeTourneau L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 21 2 3 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Oct 4 at Sul Ross State W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 2 1.000 24 1 1 1 7 0 0 0 0 1 3.0
Oct 5 Howard Payne W, 3-0 - 3 2 1 11 .091 26 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 8 McMurry W, 3-1 1 4 3 0 8 .375 43 1 0 0 12 0 1 0 1 1 4.5
Oct 18 Belhaven W, 3-0 1 3 1 1 6 .000 36 3 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 4.0
Oct 18 Louisiana College W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 8 .250 29 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 19 vs. East Texas Baptist W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 6 -.167 34 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Oct 22 at Howard Payne W, 3-0 1 3 2 1 3 .333 36 2 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 25 at Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 5 .000 43 2 3 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Oct 26 at Concordia (Texas) L, 3-1 1 4 2 1 5 .200 34 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 2 3.0
Oct 31 Sul Ross State W, 3-1 1 4 3 0 10 .300 50 3 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 2 6.0
Nov 1 Texas Lutheran L, 3-2 1 5 2 0 3 .667 31 1 1 0 24 1 1 0 2 0 4.5
Nov 1 at Trinity (Tex.) L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 4 -.250 23 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Nov 7 at LeTourneau L, 3-1 1 4 4 1 9 .333 36 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 1 5.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 28 105 29 0.28 8 91 .231 774 7.37 24 0.23 207 1.97 1 10 11 0.10 59.0 0.6
2017-18 32 113 37 0.33 10 107 .252 869 7.69 35 0.31 251 2.22 0 10 10 0.09 77.0 0.7
2018-19 27 99 29 0.29 6 66 .348 520 5.25 32 0.32 189 1.91 0 2 2 0.02 62.0 0.6
2019-20 25 88 33 0.38 13 137 .146 794 9.02 31 0.35 225 2.56 2 10 12 0.14 71.0 0.8
Total 112 405 128 0.32 37 401 .227 2957 7.30 122 0.30 872 2.15 3 32 35 0.09 269.0 0.7
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 25 88 33 0.38 13 137 .146 794 9.02 31 0.35 225 2.56 2 10 12 0.14 71.0 0.8
Conference 15 50 21 0.42 7 82 .171 480 9.60 19 0.38 114 2.28 1 3 4 0.08 42.5 0.8
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Home 10 35 14 0.40 5 61 .148 330 9.43 11 0.31 98 2.80 2 2 4 0.11 28.0 0.8
Away 10 34 14 0.41 5 44 .205 304 8.94 12 0.35 77 2.26 0 2 2 0.06 27.0 0.8
Neutral 5 19 5 0.26 3 32 .063 160 8.42 8 0.42 50 2.63 0 6 6 0.32 16.0 0.8
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Wins 12 42 20 0.48 8 78 .154 437 10.40 15 0.36 104 2.48 0 3 3 0.07 36.5 0.9
Losses 13 46 13 0.28 5 59 .136 357 7.76 16 0.35 121 2.63 2 7 9 0.20 34.5 0.8
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August 4 15 6 0.40 1 23 .217 114 7.60 3 0.20 44 2.93 0 4 4 0.27 11.0 0.7
September 8 27 4 0.15 5 34 -.029 235 8.70 11 0.41 59 2.19 1 3 4 0.15 17.5 0.6
October 10 34 17 0.50 5 64 .188 355 10.44 15 0.44 79 2.32 0 2 2 0.06 33.0 1.0
November 3 12 6 0.50 2 16 .250 90 7.50 2 0.17 43 3.58 1 1 2 0.17 9.5 0.8