at NCAA Division I West Preliminary Round
at NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships
2014 Indoors: Competed at three meets … Placed ninth in the mile at the Lobo Collegiate Invitational with a time of 5:24.52* … Posted a time of 10:51.98* in the 3000 at the New Mexico Team Invitational before running a 5:16.79* time in the mile at the New Mexico Classic.
2014 Outdoors: Ran once, placing eighth in the 3000 at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational with a time of 11:06.33*.
2013 Indoors: Did not compete
2013 Outdoors: Ran at four meets ... Opened with two straight 1500-meter runs, placing eighth at the Cactus Cup (5:04.26) and seventh at the UTEP Springtime Invitational (5:00.35*) ... Ran back-to-back 3000s, too, racing to times of 10:43.99* at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational (fifth place) and 10:47.10* at the Air Force Triangular (third).
2012 Indoors: Competed at four meets ... Opened with a 16th-place run in the mile at the Cherry & Silver Invitational ... Ran a 2:29.87* 800 and a 5:18.98* mile at the New Mexico Invitational, placing 27th and 14th, respectively ... Took first in the 3000 at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational with a time of 10:32.53* ... At the Mountain West Indoor Championships, took 27th in the 3000 (10:45.84*) and 19th in the 5000 (17:56.76*).
2012 Outdoors: Did not compete
2011 Indoors: Participated in one competition, the New Mexico Classic & Multis, fisinhing 25th in the mile run with a time of 5:41.17.
2011 Outdoors: Redshirt season
2010 Indoors: Redshirt season ... Ran at two meets, unattached, picking up 11th place in the 3,000m run at the New Mexico Invitational and 13th place in the mile at the Cherry & Silver Invitational.
2010 Outdoors: Competed in five meets in the 800-meters, 1500-meters, 3,000-meter run, the 5,000-meters and the 10,000-meters ... Notched a fifth-place finish in the 3,000m run at the UTEP Springtime, clocking in at 11:00.15 ... Ran in the 5,000m run twice, recording a personal-best time of 17:41.53 at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational at Cal Berkeley (earning tenth place), and registering an 18:44.73 time at the Don Kirby Invitational (good for fifth) ... Scored at the MWC Championships in the 10,000m run with a time of 39:21.46, good for eighth place.
A 2009 graduate of Greeley (Colo.) West High School ... Four-year cross country and track letterwinner for coach Susan Cartner ... Finished second as a junior to lead the nationally ranked Spartans to the 2007 class 4A state XC title ... Greeley West also won the Roy Griak Invitational title in Minneapolis during the regular season and were named 2007 Colorado Sportswomen of the Year (running category) ... Greeley West Female Athlete of the Year as a senior ... Placed third in the 3,200m and eighth in the 1,600 (with a personal record of 5:16.58) at the 2009 4A state track meet ... Also had a personal record of 11:19.15 in the 3,200m as a senior ... Personal best time of 18:27.10 in the 5K ... First team Academic All-State honoree and her school's co-saludatorian ... High honor roll all four years.
Born in Sioux City, Iowa ... full name is Ashlee Marie Smalley ... daughter of Steve and Bernadine Smalley ... has a younger brother, Steven ... intends to major in Biology and eventually go on to medical school.
TRACK & FIELD HONORS
• Academic All-Conference, 2010
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol