UCLA Cross Country BIO
Ashlee Powers
Player Profile:
Ashlee Powers 1649737
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Corona del Mar
Other College: SMU

2015 - Ran at the Pac-12 Championships (6k) finishing with a time of 21:39 and placed 65th… Raced in the NCAA West Regional Championship (6k) finishing with a time of 22:17 and placing 95th… Ran in the Mustang Challenge (5k) finishing with a time of 19:37 and placed 91st…Participated in the Washington Invitational posting a time of 22:15 and finishing 95th.

2014 - Competed once during her junior year unattached ... Ran an 18:16 5k at the Dual At The Rose Bowl.

2013 - Competed in four races in her first year for the Bruins … Finished 71st at the NCAA Inter-Regional with a time of 18:08 in the 5k … Ran a season best in the 6k at the NCAA West Regional for a 59th place finish in 20:51 … Finished 60th at the Pac-12 Championships with a time of 23:45.

2012 (SMU) - Was a first-team all-conference and all-region competitor at SMU ... Earned Freshman of the Meet honors at the Conference USA Championships, placing fourth in 17:03.9 ... Finished 17th at the NCAA South Central Region Cross Country Championships ... Placed 13th in her first career meet at the Baylor Twilight Classic (4K), finishing in 14:17.7... Finished in third place at the University of Texas-Arlington Invitational in 10:54.8 ... Finished second at the Ken Garland Invitational (5k) at the University of North Texas with a time of 17:03.71... Eighth at the Notre Dame Invitational (5K), crossing the line in 16:48.4 ... Selected SMU's Most Inspirational Runner.

High School - Team captain and team Most Valuable Runner at Corona del Mar HS during her junior and senior seasons ... Helped lead her team to two state championships and a 10th-place national finish at the 2009 Nike Cross Nationals ... Participated in the FootLocker Regionals her senior year.

Personal - Hobbies include cooking, camping, hiking, reading inspiring/motivating books, going to museums and going to the beach ... Admires runners Sara and Ryan Hall ... Daughter of Derrick and Vanessa Powers ... Has two sisters, Melanie and Raquel ... Is related to former NBA player Brian Scalabrine ...Sociology major.

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