Ashley Caldwell
Ashley Caldwell

Player Profile

Los Gatos

High School:
Los Gatos




2006 XC -- At the West Region Championships, finished 19th in a time of 21:57.62 (6k) as the Bruins' No. 2 runner ... UCLA's No. 2 runner at the Pac-10 Championships, finishing 15th in a time of 21:16.91 (6k) ... Led the Bruins with a 43rd-place finish at the Pre-NCAA Invitational (21:02.9/6k) ... UCLA's No. 1 runner at the Bill Dellinger Invite (13th, 20:58.21/6k) ... Led the Bruins at the Roy Griak Invite with a 15th-place finish (21:48.70/6k).

2005-06 -- The Bruins' No.1 runner all season ... Named All-American after finishing 16th at the NCAA Championships (20:13) ... Earned All-Region honors with a third-place finish at the West Region Championships (20:12.5) ... Named first-team All-Pac-10 after placing 4th at the Pac-10 Championships (20:55) ... Eighth at the Pre-NCAA Invite (20:29) ... Finished fourth at the Roy Griak Invite (21:05) ... Placed third at the Sundodger Invite (21:04) ... In outdoor track, earned All-American honors in the 1500m (9th, 4:19.45) ... Finished seventh in the 1500m at the West Region Championships (4:29.30) ... Was fourth in the 1500m (4:21.46) and sixth in the 800m (2:09.33) at the Pac-10 Championships ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Third-team Arthur Ashe Junior Scholar Award ... MPSF All-Academic ... Honorable Mention Pac-10 All-Academic cross country and track ... USTFCCCA All-Academic team.

2004-05 -- Was the Bruins' No. 1 runner at the NCAA meet (21:55.0) ... At West Region, finished 30th (21:32) ... At Pac-10, placed 25th (21.54) ... Ran 14:28 at the Stanford Invite (14th overall) ... At the Notre Dame Invite, finished 55th in a time of 17:49 ... Was the Bruins' No. 1 runner at the Pre-NCAA meet (21:43.1, 53rd) ... Had to redshirt the outdoor track season due to stress fractures in her shin ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

2003-2004 -- Earned All-America honors on three occasions ... All-American in cross country after finishing 36th at the NCAA Championships in a season-best time of 20:45.6 ... Earned All-Region honors, placing 11th (20.50) ... UCLA's No. 2 runner at the NCAA, West Regionals and Pac-10 Championships ... At Pac-10, she finished 14th (22:17.2), earning second-team All-Pac-10 honors ... Placed 26th (21:05.2) at the Pre-National Meet ... Named Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention in cross country and track and field ... In outdoor track, she earned All-American honors in the 800m after finishing 10th at the NCAA Championships (2:06.51, top eight Americans) ... Finished second at the West Regionals in the 800m, running a personal-best 2:05.01 (No. 4 in school history) ... Pac-10 Champion in the 800m (2:06.88) ... Earned All-American honors running the third leg on UCLA's third-place distance medley relay (11:08.70, season-best), at the NCAA Indoor Championships.

2002-03 -- A redshirt in cross country ... In track as a true freshman, Caldwell was a West Region qualifier in the 800m and scored for the Bruins at the Pac-10, placing sixth (2:08.19, then personal-best).

High School -- Finished fifth in the 800m (2:11.84) at the 2002 National Scholastic Indoor Meet ... Won the 1600m at the Stanford Invitational in 4:55.71 and was second in the 1600m at the Central Coast Section final in 4:58.80 ... Won the DeAnza League 400m crown in 58.32 ... At the CIF Central Coast Masters meet, finished second in both the 800m (2:10.80) and 1600m (4:58.14) ... At the CA State meet, was fourth in the 800m (2:11.07) ... Placed third in the 800m (2:11.29) at the Golden West Invitational ... At the U.S. Junior National Championships, ran then personal- bests in 800m qualifying (2:09.65) and bettered that time by placing third in final (2:09.49), earning Verizon Junior All-America honors ... Was the first alternate for the U.S. team in the World Junior Championships ... Season bests of 2:09.49 (800m) and 4:55.71 (1600m) ranked her nationally as the No. 11 half-miler and No. 22 miler ... In 2001, was the CIF Central Coast 800m champion ... Her 2:10.27 (800m) ranked No. 16 in the U.S. ... Prep bests of 2:09.49 (800m) and 4:55.71 (1600m).

Personal -- Born October 12, 1983 ... Political Science major.