Ashley Caldwell
Ashley Caldwell

Player Profile
RS Senior

Los Gatos, CA

High School:
Los Gatos


Middle Distances


2006 Cross Country - Was the No. 2 runner for the Bruins at the West Region Championships (19th, 21:57.62) and Pac-10 Championships (21:16.91) ... Led the Bruins with a 43rd-place finish at the Pre-NCAA Invitational (21:02.9) ... UCLA's No. 1 runner at the Bill Dellinger Invite (13th, 20:58.21) ... Led the Bruins at the Roy Griak Invite with a 15th-place finish (21:48.70).

2006 - 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 ... Won the 1500m (4:31.30) and was second in the 800m (2:14.66) and third in the 5000m (17:46.57) at the USC dual meet ... Placed fifth in the invitational 1500m section at the Mt. SAC Relays (4:22.05) ... Won the Cal/Nevada 5000m title (17:00.21) ... Finished first in the 2-mile at the UCLA Invite (10:29.42) ... In indoor track, ran on the NCAA provisional qualifying DMR (11:23.05) ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Third-team Arthur Ashe Junior Scholar Award ... MPSF All-Academic ... Honorable Mention Pac-10 All-Academic and track ... USTFCCCA All-Academic team ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Second Team ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-Dist. 8 ... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team.

2005 Cross Country - Earned All-American honors with a 16th-place finish at Nationals (20:13) ... UCLA's No. 1 runner all season ... All-Region (3rd, 20:12.5) and All-Pac-10 (4th, 20:55) ... Finished in the top-five at the Sundodger Invite (3rd, 21:04) and the Roy Griak Invite (4th, 21:05), and placed eighth at the Pre-NCAA Invitational (20:29) ... All-Academic Pac-10 Honorable Mention.

2005 - Received an outdoor medical redshirt due to a lower leg stress fracture ... Named a third-team Arthur Ashe, Jr. Sports Scholar ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... MPSF All-Academic.

2004 Cross Country - Was the Bruins' No. 1 runner at NCAA's (98th, 21:55.0) ... Placed 30th at West Region (21:32).

2004 - Earned All-American honors for the third time, finishing 10th overall in the 800m at the NCAA Outdoor ... Placed second in the 800m at the West Regionals ... Won the Pac-10 in the 800m with a personal-best time of 2:05.01 (No. 4 in school history) ... Was a member of the All-American distance medley relay that finished third at the NCAA Indoor ... Named Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention in track and field.

2003 Cross Country - Breakthrough cross country season as a redshirt freshman ... A key runner helping UCLA place seventh at the NCAA, second at the West Region and third at the Pac-10 ... Earned All-American cross country honors at the NCAA (36th, 20:45.6), All-West Region (11th, 20:50) and second-team All-Pac-10 (14th, 22:17.2) ... Also earned Honorable Mention Academic All-Pac-10.

2003 - 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, 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 4:58.50 ... 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 personal bests in the 800m qualifying (2:09.65) and bettered that time in placing third in the 800m finals (2:09.49) ... Earned Verizon Junior All-America honors in the 800m at the U.S. Junior Nationals ... 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 and 4:55.71.

Personal -- Born October 12, 1983 ... Daughter of Kim Michael and Toni Caldwell ... Has one sister, Alexandra ... Pre-Political Science major.

Caldwell's Best Marks
800m - 2:05.01
1500m - 4:19.73
5000m -17:00.21

Pac-10 Champion
2004 - 800m

2006 - 1500m
2005 - Cross Country
2004 - Indoor DMR
2004 - Outdoor 800m