30 Ashley Pelzek
Academic Major & Military Interest -- International relations major ... interested in service selecting Navy aviation.
Academic Honors -- Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll during her sophomore and junior seasons ... named to the Naval Academy's Superintendent's List for the 2005 spring semester, as well as to the Commandant's List for both semesters of her junior year.
2004-05 Season -- After scoring a combined 95 points during her freshman and sophomore years, scored 188 points as a junior ... scored 10 or more points in eight games ... tallied a career-high 22 points D10 against Providence ... connected on 8-of-12 shots from the field against the Friars, including 5-of-9 from behind the three-point line, while adding eight boards and three assists ... the five treys also was a career-best effort ... that game started a stretch in which she scored in double-figures in four-straight games (D10-23), a streak in which she averaged 16.0 points, 3.75 three-point field goals made and 6.0 rebounds a game ... notched the lone double-double of her career D22 against Morehead State with 11 points and a career-high 10 caroms ... would later score in double-figures in back-to-back games J15-18 against Lehigh (12 pts.) and Brown (13 pts.) ... the 12 points against the Mountain Hawks is a career high for league games ... tallied at least one three-point field goal made in 21 games on the season, with multiple triples coming in 12 games ... drilled a trio of three-pointers (on seven attempts) in the semifinal round of the Patriot League Tournament M5 at Holy Cross ... her 45 triples on the season ranks 14th in Navy history, while her 59 treys in her career ranks 11th ... ranked sixth in the Patriot League with 1.55 three-pointers a game, while her shooting percentage of 32.4-percent from beyond the arc ranked 12th ... hauled in three or more rebounds in 16 games, with five or more boards in five games.
2003-04 Season -- Connected on a season-high three three-point field goals on her way to a season-best 16-point outing N29 against Syracuse ... scored nine points D20 against Eastern Illinois ... also dished out a career-high four assists against the Panthers, a mark she would match J25 at Colgate ... converted at least one three-point field goal in 13 games ... tallied five or more points in eight games ... hauled in at least one rebound in 18 games ... grabbed a season-high three boards F20 against Colgate and F28 at Army ... shot 50-percent from the field over the final-four games of the season (6-of-12) ... recorded the first blocked shot of her career N29 against Arizona ... averaged just under nine minutes of playing a game during the Patriot League season ... did not appear in a pair of games on the year -- N28 against Texas (illness) and F11 at American ... converted 3-of-5 shots from the field in each of Navy's opening-three games of the year ... was 2-of-2 from behind the three points line N25 against Morgan State and F26 at Lafayette.
2002-03 Season -- Scored a season-high five points N22 against Providence ... converted 2-of-4 shots from the field and 1-of-2 shots from behind the three-point line against the Friars ... scored lone league points of the year on a field goal in overtime F11 against American ... appeared in 21 games on the season ... grabbed one rebound in six games, including in three league games plus the Patriot League Tournament ... recorded one assist in three of the opening-five games of the season ... swiped a pair of steals N23 against Yale ... missed the D8 Jacksonville game due to a sprained right knee.
High School -- Graduated from East Longmeadow High School ... received the Vi Goodnow Award in 2002, presented annually to the top basketball player in Western Massachusetts ... team won league titles in 1999 and 2000 ... named First-Team All-Western Massachusetts in each of her final-three seasons ... named to Street & Smith's Preseason Honorable Mention All-America team as a junior ... named the 2002 MBCA West Player of the Year ... was a McDonald's All-America nominee that same year ... her AAU team won the state title in 2000 ... also played volleyball and softball and ran cross country ... elected president of the student council as a senior.
Personal -- Ashley Erin Pelzek ... born June 26, 1984, in Holyoke, Mass. ... daughter of Robert and Claudia Pelzek.