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Ashley Morrissette
Ashley  Morrissette

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Twinsburg, Ohio

High School:
Twinsburg

Height:
5-9

Position:
Guard

08/19/2016

Tracking the Boilermakers

News and notes on Purdue Athletics

08/16/2016

WBB Announces 2016-17 Captains

This year’s trio are all first-time team captains

04/11/2016

Year in Photos: Ashley Morrissette

The Boilermaker junior was our second-leading scorer in 2015-16

02/29/2016

Wilson, Morrissette Earn All-B1G Honors

Wilson was named to the Big Ten All-Defensive Team

02/25/2016

Boilers Secure 75-68 OT Win Over Rutgers

The Boilermakers picked up a major win Thursday night at Mackey

12/03/2014

Purdue Women's Basketball vs. Florida State (12-3-14)

Photos from the Boilermakers' 67-64 overtime loss to Florida State.

10/06/2014

Purdue Women's Basketball First Practice 2014-15

Photos from the first practice of the Purdue women's basketball 2014-15 season.

2015-16 - JUNIOR

• 2015 Gulf Coast Showcase All-Tournament Team
• Named to the Big Ten Player of the Week Honor Roll on Feb. 29
• Honorable Mention All-Big Ten (coaches)
• Hit four crucial late-game shots this season, hitting game-winners vs. Dayton and at Michigan, hitting the go-ahead bucket vs. Louisville and draining a game-tying 3-pointer to force double-overtime at Penn State
• Became the second player in Purdue history to go 5-of-5 from 3 in a game, sinking all five attempts vs. Incarnate Word on Dec. 10
• Scored a career-high 28 points vs. Wisconsin on Feb. 28, sinking 9-of-14 from the floor and 5-of-8 from 3-point range
• Was the Boilermakers' second-leading scorer at a career-high 13.0 points per game, including 14.1 points per game in Big Ten Conference play
• Her 61 3-pointers this year are eighth-most in a season, and fourth-most by a Boilermaker junior
• Set new career-high marks for rebounds (104) and steals (49)
• Improved her 3-point field goal percentage by 10 percent over her sophomore season, converting 35.9 percent (61-170) on the year
• Her career assist/turnover ratio is tied for ninth in school history (1.27), matching assistant coach Kelly Komara
• Remains 187 points from becoming the 30th 1,000-point scorer in program history
• Her 112 career 3-point field goals ranks 15th in Purdue history

2014-15 - SOPHOMORE

• Started 28-of-31 games, averaging 11.0 points, 2.3 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 1.3 steals per game
• Had one of the largest improvement in scoring average in the Big Ten from 2013-14 to 2014-15, increasing her per game total by 8.8 points
• Made 43 three-point field goals on the season, tied for sixth-most by a Purdue sophomore
• Dished out 101 assists, the 10th-most by a Purdue sophomore
• Took the sixth-most three-point field goals by a Boilermaker in school history, attempting 166 on the season
• Scored a career-high 23 points with five three-pointers, and played a career-most 47 minutes vs. Green Bay (Nov. 19)
• Scored in double-figures in eight of nine consecutive games in Big Ten play from Jan. 1 to 29, including a Big Ten-high 19 points at Minnesota (Jan. 22), and back-to-back 18-point outings vs. Indiana (Jan. 4) and at Maryland (Jan. 8)
• Dished out a career-high nine assists vs. Wisconsin (Jan. 15)
• Averaged 13.5 points and 6.5 assists in a pair of Big Ten Tournament games, shooting 47.6 percent from the field (10-21).

2013-14 - FRESHMAN

• Played in 26 games, averaging 5.9 minutes and 2.2 points per game
• Hit her first career field goal attempt, burying a three in three minutes vs. Ball State (Nov. 10)
• Scored a season-high 12 points on five-of-seven shooting, including a pair of threes, in just 13 minutes vs. Belmont (Nov. 22)
• scored five points in five minutes vs. Stanford (Nov. 26)
• Played a season-high 23 minutes vs. TCU, scoring 11 points and grabbing a season-high four rebounds
• Appeared in 13 conference games
• Scored a confer-ence-best four points in three minutes vs. Northwestern (Jan. 23)
• Hit a crucial three-pointer in a 14-point comeback victory at Michigan (Feb. 9).

HIGH SCHOOL

• Averaged 19 points, six assists, five rebounds, and five steals per game as a senior
• Named Ohio's Ms. Basketball and Ohio D1 player of the year in 2013
• Helped lead her team to two state championships (2011 and 2012) and runner-up finish in her senior season
• As a junior, scored 36 points against Detroit Country Day
• Had four or more assists in 16 games as a junior
• Four year letter award winner
• Basketball coach was Julie Solis.

PERSONAL

• Full name is Ashley Nicole Morrissette
• Born April 17, 1995
• Parents are Christopher and Gianna Morrissette
• Has two younger brothers, Christopher and Nathan and an older sister, Jenna
• Plans to major in psychology
• Wants to be a sports psychologist.

NOTEWORTHY

• Ranked No. 23 at her position by ESPN.com and ranked No. 39 in her class by Blue Star
• 2012 Ohio State Championship MVP
• Tabbed WTCBCA Underclassman of the Year as a junior
• Cleveland Plain Dealer All-Star
• Named to the All-Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division Team
• an All-Ohio special mention honoree
• Played AAU basketball with Sports City U.

CAREER STATS

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