Ashley Carle
Ashley Carle
Height: 5-5
Year: So.
Hometown: Jackson, N.J.
High School: Jackson Memorial

As a Freshman in 2012: One of three Bobcat freshman runners to win the NEC Rookie of the Week award…Busted out of the gates with a Top-10 finish in her first career race at the Stony Brook Invitational as she finished in 9th position and first on the team with a time of 15:24.58 to earn her the Rookie of the Week distinction…Followed up with another impressive showing at the Nassaney Memorial Race as she crossed the line in 19:05.9, good for 27th place out of 183 runners and third overall among Quinnipiac runners…Posted a time of 20:09.4 in the Quinnipiac Invitational which earned her 16th place out of 31…Positioned herself well through an overwhelming field of a 360 runners at the Paul Short Invitational to cross the line in 23:05, sixth-best among the Bobcats…Ran a personal-best time of 18:46.31 at the New England Championships to finish 86th out of 251…Placed 23rd overall out of 91 at the NEC Championships and help lift the Bobcats to the conference championship with a time of 18:55.75…Finished her rookie season with a time of 23:03.6 in the NCAA Regional which put her sixth-fastest among the Bobcats’ contingent.

Before Quinnipiac: Graduated from Jackson Memorial High School in New Jersey…Achieved 12 varsity letters at Jackson, all of which were earned in cross country, indoor and outdoor track…Won MVP honors in all three sports during her senior season…Specialized in the 1,600m and 3,200m while in high school…Won her first varsity race during her sophomore season as she won the 1,600m indoor track event in the Shore Conference Division Meet… Finished in the top 10 of every 3,200m event during her junior year and earned a spot in the 2011 NJSIAA Meet of Champions…Ran a personal-best 5:20.57 which was good for a 4th place 1,600m finish in the NJSIAA Sectionals…Achieved a personal-best 11:12.41, beating her previous career high by nearly 20 seconds, in the 3,200m event at the 2012 NJSIAA Meet of Champions.

Personal: Born and raised in Jackson, N.J…Daughter of Michael and Margaret Carle…Has two older brothers Kris and Shane…Shane ran track at Monmouth …Plans to major in nursing.