2012: Did not compete.
2011: Ran twice for the Lobos at in-state meets ... Opened at the Lobo Invitational, covering the 5-kilometer course in 20:26.4 to place 20th overall and seventh on the team ... Placed as New Mexico’s No. 4 runner at the Kachina Classic, traversing 5 kilometers in 19:41 as the 24th finisher overall.
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.