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  Ashley Aitken
Ashley Aitken

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Yuma, Ariz.

High School:
Yuma Catholic

Height:
5-7

Event:
Multi-events


05/13/2012

Palacio Breaks Her Own School Record at ECAC Championship

Palacio, Membreno and Sluzewicz earn ECAC All-East honors.

05/10/2012

Navy Women's Track & Field to Compete at ECAC Championship

Palacio, Allam and Membreno looking to repeat as All-East performers.

05/05/2012

Navy Women's Track Wins Patriot League Outdoor Championship

Palacio doubles in her final league championship meet.

05/04/2012

Women's Track Concludes Opening Day of League Championship in Fourth Place

Membreno's runner-up finish in the javelin highlights Navy's performances.

04/07/2012

Navy Women's Track and Field Defeats Army in Star Meet, 116-87

Senior class caps off a perfect 8-0 career record against Army.

05/07/2009

Colonial Relays (April 3, 2009)

The Navy women's track team headed to Williamsburg, Va. to compete at the Colonial Relays.

Career Performances

Career Bests:
60m Hurdles 8.82

Career Honors
• 2012 Second-Team All-Patriot League (100m Hurdles - Outdoor)
• 2011 Second-Team All-Patriot League (60m Hurdles - Indoor)
• 2009 Second-Team All-Patriot League (60m Hurdles - Indoor)

2010-11 (Junior Season):
• Navy's top 100m hurdler and 60m hurdler
• Also competed in multi-events
• Earned All-Patriot League Second Team honors by placing second in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.91
• Ran a 8.96 in the 60m hurdles prelim round
• Ran a 9.01 to take second in the 60m hurdles at the Army-Navy Indoor Star Meet
• Placed second in the 60m hurdles at the Delaware Invite and Patriot Games
• Placed second in the 100m hurdles at the Army-Navy Outdoor Star Meet
• Tallied 3,838 points in the heptathlon to place second at the Navy Tri-Meet

2009-10 (Sophomore Season):
• Team's top 100m hurdler as a sophomore
• Posted a season-best 15.00 in the 100m hurdles for a third-place finish at Army
• Won the 100m hurdles at the Navy Outdoor Lidlifter
• Placed third in the 100m hurdles at the Kloiber Invite and sixth at the Military Championships
• Placed 12th in the 100m hurdles at the outdoor league championships
• Did not compete in the indoor season

2008-09 (Freshman Season):
• Earned second-team All-Patriot League honors for runner-up finish in the 60m hurdles at the indoor league championships
• Placed third in the outdoor league championships in the 100m hurdles
• Won the 60m hurdles and was the runner-up in the 100m hurdles at the outdoor Star Meet
• 60m hurdles time of 8.82 in the Star Meet was a PR
• Won the 60m hurdles at the Delaware Invitational
• Placed second in the 60m hurdles at the Navy Lidlifter

High School:
• A 2007 graduate of Yuma Catholic High School, where she earned four letters in track, volleyball and basketball
• A four-time team-captain and track MVP
• Four-time state champion in the 100m hurdles
• Two-time high jump state champion (2003, 2005)
• Also won Arizona state title in the 200-meter dash in 2004
• League, county and regional champion in the 100-meter hurdles (13.28), 200-meter dash (26.30) and the high jump (5-4)
• City of Yuma and Yuma County Athlete of the Year
• Also served as team captain and shooting guard on basketball team

Personal:
• Daughter of Jennifer Aitken
• Majoring in general science
• Active hospice and Knights of Columbus volunteer

11/18/14 Blue & Gold Meet 4:00 PM
12/02/14 Navy Lid Lifter 4:00 PM
01/08/15 Navy Quad 4:00 PM
01/17/15 at Maryland Invitational 10:00 AM