Ashley Evans
Ashley Evans
Year: SO
Hometown: Hillsdale, N.J.
High School: Pascack Valley
Events: XC/Distance
Major: Fashion Merchandising

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • 1000m: 3:05.29 (2017-18 at URI Coaches Tribute)
    • 3000m: 10:05.76 (2017-18 at Terrier Classic)
    • Mile: 5:12.80 (2017-18 at Sorlien Invitational)
  • Outdoor
    • 800m: 2:37.79 (2018-19 at UConn Northeast Challenge)
    • 1500m: 5:06.60 (2018-19 at Bryant Black & Gold Invitational)
    • 3000m: 10:49.56 (2018-19 at Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational)
    • 3000m steeplechase: 11:18.41 (2018-19 at Atlantic 10 Championship)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2018 Atlantic 10 Indoor All-Rookie Team

2018-19

  • Indoor:
    • Finished 33rd in the 3000m (10:54.65) at the Boston University Season Opener.
    • Finished 27th in the mile (5:28.20) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished third in the DMR (13:06.02) and ninth in the mile (5:25.75) a the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Finished 50th in the 3000m (10:22.95) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Finished ninth in the DMR (12:33.74) and 18th in the mile (5:16.80) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished sixth in the 1000m (3:09.55) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Finished 11th in the DMR (12:22.85) and 22nd in the 3000m (10:28.26) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Outdoor:
    • Finished second in the 4x800m relay (10:13.02) and 24th in the 1500m (5:06.60) and the Bryant Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Won the 3000m steeplechase (11:48.14) at the Minutemen Invitational.
    • Finished 27th in the 1500m (5:07.47) and 31st in the 800m (2:37.79) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Placed third in the 3000m steeplechase (11:34.79) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished fifth in the 3000m (10:49.56) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational.
    • Finished 17th in the 3000m steeplechase (11:18.41) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished 14th in the 3000m steeplechase (11:36.16) at the New England Championship.

2017-18

  • Indoor:
    • Finished 11th in the 3000m (10:32.38) at the Brown Alden Invitational.
    • Finished 19th in the mile (5:23.16) and 28th in the 1000m (3:15.88) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished third in the DMR (12:54.84) and ninth in the mile (5:12.80) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Finished 31st in the 3000m (10:05.76) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Finished fifth in the DMR (12:13.60) and 25th in the mile (5:14.44) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished fourth in the 1000m (3:05.29) and fifth in the 4x400m relay (4:18.60) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Finished 28th in the 3000m (10:29.29) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Outdoor:
    • Did not compete.

Before URI

  • Ashley attended Pascack Valley High School.
  • Member of the cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track teams.
  • Captained all three teams her senior year.
  • 2017 First Team All-County Cross Country selection.
  • 2017 Second Team All-County Outdoor Track selection.
  • Owns school cross country record.

Personal

  • Daughter of Steve and Lynn.
  • Has two sisters, Shannon and Jessica.
  • Chose URI for the Fashion Merchandising major and the cross country and track teams. 
  • Chose Rhody after considering High Point and Rutgers.
  • Enjoys going to the beach, shopping, sleeping, and eating.
  • Favorite athlete is Emma Coburn.
  • Majoring in Fashion Merchandising.