5 Ashley Pierce
5 Ashley Pierce
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.-3L
Hometown: Abilene, Texas
High School: Abilene
Position: S
m 18
k/s 0.33
h % .112
a/s 8.87
b/s 0.15
sa/s 0.34
d/s 2.48

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 4 at Sul Ross State W, 3-0
Oct 5 Howard Payne W, 3-0
Oct 8 McMurry W, 3-1
Oct 18 Belhaven W, 3-0
Oct 18 Louisiana College W, 3-0
Oct 19 vs. East Texas Baptist W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 18 11
Sets 61 35
Kills 20 14
Kills per set 0.33 0.40
Errors 9 5
Total Attacks 98 59
Hitting Percentage .112 .153
Assists 541 317
Assists per set 8.87 9.06
Service Aces 21 11
Service Errors 12 9
Service Aces per set 0.34 0.31
Reception Errors 3 2
Digs 151 83
Digs per set 2.48 2.37
Block Solo 1 1
Block Assist 8 2
Block Total 9 3
Blocks per set 0.15 0.09
Block Errors 1 0
Ball Handling Errors 9 5
Points 46.0 27.0
Points per set 0.8 0.8
Matches started 10 6
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   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Mary Hardin-Baylor   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Concordia (Texas)   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Sul Ross State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 vs. Texas Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Trinity (Tex.)   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 18 61 20 0.33 9 98 .112 541 8.87 21 0.34 151 2.48 1 8 9 0.15 46.0 0.8
Total 105 378 115 0.30 33 362 .227 2704 7.15 112 0.30 798 2.11 2 30 32 0.08 244.0 0.6
  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 18 61 20 0.33 9 98 .112 541 8.87 21 0.34 151 2.48 1 8 9 0.15 46.0 0.8
Conference 11 35 14 0.40 5 59 .153 317 9.06 11 0.31 83 2.37 1 2 3 0.09 27.0 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 26 9 0.35 5 48 .083 249 9.58 7 0.27 69 2.65 1 1 2 0.08 17.5 0.7
Away 5 16 6 0.38 1 18 .278 132 8.25 6 0.38 32 2.00 0 1 1 0.06 12.5 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 10 35 15 0.43 7 65 .123 351 10.03 10 0.29 89 2.54 0 3 3 0.09 26.5 0.8
Losses 8 26 5 0.19 2 33 .091 190 7.31 11 0.42 62 2.38 1 5 6 0.23 19.5 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 6 19 10 0.53 3 41 .171 192 10.11 7 0.37 48 2.53 0 1 1 0.05 17.5 0.9