Ashley Rhoades

Ashley Rhoades

Player Profile

Rio Rancho, N.M.

High School:
Rio Rancho HS


Student-Assistant Coach



Riddle & Johnson to Participate in 2013 U.S. Women's National Senior A2 Program

Forty-eight athletes representing 29 different universities made up the 2013 roster


Volleyball's Grass Bash Raises Over $5,500 for UNM Children's Hospital

Seventh annual Lobo volleyball event yields record number of participants


Lobos Take Down Alumni/Local Greats in Final Match of Spring

Competitive match between current Lobos and has-beens/local greats caps spring season


Riddle Earns AVCA All-America Honorable Mention

The Roswell, N.M., native becomes the youngest Lobo volleyball player to receive national honors


Riddle Named to AVCA All-West Region First Team

The sophomore standout becomes the seventh Lobo under head coach Jeff Nelson to earn regional honors


Lobo Volleyball vs. Boise State

The Lobos welcomed Boise State to Johnson Center Oct. 27, 2011.


UNM Volleyball: Rio Grande Rivalry vs. NMSU

UNM vs. NMSU in Las Cruces, N.M., in the Rio Grande Rivalry.


#5 Nebraska vs. New Mexico

MCM Elegante Lobo Classic Championship Game -- August 27, 2011


Lobo Volleyball vs. UNM Alumni

Lobo Volleyball vs. UNM Alumni match Aug. 20, 2011.

Will serve as the Lobos' student-assistant coach for the 2012 season.

-2011 AVCA All-America Honorable Mention
-Named to the 2011 AVCA All-West Region team -2011 MW Volleyball-All Conference Selection
-Ranks 10th in program history for points in a single season, 474.5
-Recorded 31 kills in a 3-1 Lobo victory at Boise State on Oct. 1, a performance that ranks third in UNM history for most kills in a match

SENIOR (2011): An extremely mobile and athletic middle blocker who lived up to her preseason All-MW selection and had the best season of her career..led UNM in kills with 408...posted a team-high .267 attack percentage (408-153-955)...led the Mountain West in both points per set (4.52) and kills per set (3.89) and ranked 52nd and 61st, respectively, in the nation in those categories...recorded 474.5 points on the season which ranks tenth in UNM program history...recorded 31 kills in a 3-1 Lobo victory at Boise State on Oct. 1, a performance that ties the third-place slot for most kills in a single match in UNM history...the 31 kills posted at Boise State was a league-high among all MW players for all matches in 2011...finished her career with 1120.5 points...ranks in the top ten in four of UNM's career records categories: block assists (4th - 259), block solos (7th - 70), total blocks (4th - 329) and hitting efficiency (8th - .277 (902-324-2087)...ranks 11th in MW career history for block solos and in the top 50 in MW career history for four additional categories: hitting efficiency (33rd), total blocks (t36th), block assists (47th) and kills (50th - 902)...named to four all-tournament teams: MCM Elegante Lobo Classic, Fiesta Bowl Classic, Comcast/Sheraton Lobo Invitational and Pitt Blue and Gold...received MW Player of the Week honors on Oct. 3...Academic All-Mountain West for fall 2011...co-recipient, along with Allison Buck, of UNM Volleyball's Cherry and Silver Award (MVP)...joined the Lobo women's basketball team in December 2011 and played for a single season.

JUNIOR (2010): Stood out for the Lobos defensively in her junior campaign, leading the team in total blocks with 115 ... finished the 2010 season fourth on the team in total kills (256) and points (328.5) ... had a career night against TCU on Oct. 8, recording career-highs in kills (20) and total points (21) ... named to 2010 Academic All-Mountain West Conference Team ... was a starting middle blocker for Team USA Blue in the 2011 USA Volleyball Open National Championships.

SOPHOMORE (2009): ESPN the Magazine Academic All-America nominee ... Academic All-Mountain West Conference ... Missed two matches at Air Force and San Diego State with a sprained ankle ... Had second consecutive week of 11 kills on Thursday (at BYU on Oct. 8) and 15 on Saturday (at Utah on Oct. 10), matching her career-high ... Named MWC Co-Player of the Week on Oct. 5 for a career week against San Diego State and Air Force to start October with 11 kills and .647 attack percentage vs. SDSU and career-high 15 kills and .619 percentage vs. AFA ... Pounded 12 kills at Wyoming on Sept. 26 ... Recorded 10 kills and career-high .714 (10k-0e-14ta) hitting percentage at Portland on Sept. 5 ... Had nine kills and career-high 10 blocks vs. UC Santa Barbara, including match-winning block ... Played for Bring It Promotions/USA Development Team in July 2009, winning 2009 Global Challenge in Pula, Croatia.

FRESHMAN (2008): Made first collegiate appearance vs. Idaho State on Aug. 30 and recorded four kills and two blocks ... Was second on the team in blocks with 1.11 per set in limited reserve action.

HIGH SCHOOL: Led Rio Rancho to three consecutive New Mexico 5A state championships ... Named New Mexico 5A Player of the Year ... Two-time first team all-state selection ... All-district performer in volleyball and basketball ... Also an all-state honoree in basketball.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Ron and Terry Rhoades ... Has a younger sister, Madison, and a younger brother, Jeremy ... Madison played for the Eastern New Mexico University volleyball team ... Majoring in Art Studio ... Played club with High Desert and New Mexico Juniors.


Kills: 31, at Boise State (10/1/11)
Attacks: 59, at Northern Arizona (9/3/11)
Hitting Percentage: .714, at Portland (9/5/09)
Assists: 1, 10x - last at UNLV (11/5/11)
Service Aces: 3, vs. Texas Tech (9/26/11)
Digs: 9, at Pittsburgh (9/16/11)
Total Blocks: 10, 2x - last vs. Colorado State (11/11/10)
Block Assists: 8, vs. Michigan State (9/2/10)
Points: 36, at Boise State (10/1/11)

Rhoades' Career Stats
Year	 SP-MP	K	E	 TA	  Pct.	A      SA	Dig	BS	BA	TB	Pts.
2008	 18-11	16	5	 42	  .262	0	0	2	8	12	20	30.0
2009	 95-28	222	68	 467	  .330	5	2	28	19	81	100	283.5
2010	 106-30	256	98	 623	  .254	3	4	44	22	93	115	328.5
2011	105-28	408	153	955	.267	2	13	82	15	77	92	474.5
Total    324-97	902	324	 2087     .277	10	19	156	70	259	329	1120.5
Saturday, August 22
7:00 PM - 
vs. Alumnae (Exhibition)
Friday, August 28
8:00 AM - 
at Belmont
3:00 PM - 
at Albany
Saturday, August 29
5:00 PM - 
at Ball State