2011: Ran at a pair of meets...Placed 20th at the Lobo Invitational, finishing in 20:26.4...Posted a 19:41 time at the Kachina Classic to place 24th.
2010:Competed at the season's first three meets...Opened with a 28th-place finish at the Lobo Invitational, completing the course in 19:07.4...Placed 14th at the Kachina Classic with an 18:50.3 time...Ran at the Roy Griak Invitational, finishing in 23:50.8 to place 186th...Took 16th place at USA Junior Cross Country.
2009: Redshirt year, competing unattached at both the Lobo Invitational and the Kachina Classic.
A 2009 graduate of Greeley (Colo.) West High School...Four-year cross country and track letterwinner forr coach Susan Carter...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 was named 2007 Colorado Sportswomen of the Year (running category)...Greeley West Female Athlete of the Year as a senior in 2009...Placed third in the 3,200m and eighth in the 1,600 (PR 5:16.58) at the 2009 4A state track meet...Also had a personal record of 11:19.15 in the 3,200 as a senior...Best 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...Lists fishing, cycling, finding new music, yoga, cooking and gardening as hobbies...Competed in a century bike race (100 miles) and completed the race in 8 hours (6 hours of cycling)...Intends to major in Biology and eventually go on to medical school.
2010 Academic All-Mountain West