Trisha Ashton Athlete Profile

Trisha Ashton

Trisha Ashton
Position: All Around Height: 5-4 Roster Years: 2001-2004 Hometown: Flower Mound, TX

Personal

Parents are Stuart and Lori Driggs...has two brothers and three sisters...majoring in Fitness and Wellness Management...likes to go water-skiing and camping with family...married to Andrew Ashton in May 2002.

At BYU

2001 (sophomore)...competed in vault and beam...scored a 9.725 on vault against Utah State...scored a 9.675 on beam at the Rocky Mountain Open...competed in all but three meets. 2002 (redshirt)...injured her elbow in preseason and redshirted. 2003 (junior) Team Co-captain...solid competitor on vault and beam...received a career-high 9.925 on both the vault and beam twice during the season.

Before BYU

Coached by Susan Sommers at North Shore Gymnastics in Louisiana...in 11th grade moved to Texas and went to North Texas Gymnastics Academy, coached by David and Wanda Lewis...level 10 competitor...level 9 state champion (Louisiana) in all-around in 1995...level 9 regional champion in 1996.

Summary

Coach's Comments: "She's worked really hard to keep her focus in her routines. We expect big things out of her on beam. I'm thinking she could do very well for us on floor too."

Other College

Attended Texas Women's University...coached by Frank Kudlak...competed in all of the meets but one (because of injury)...Division II All-American on beam and floor... Division II National Champion on beam, taking second place on floor.

Stats

Year    	Vault   	Bars    	Beam    Floor   	All-Around
2001 9.725 -- 9.675 -- --
2003 9.925 -- 9.925 9.900 --



2001 | Sophomore Year

Competed in vault and beam...scored a 9.725 on vault against Utah State...scored a 9.675 on beam at the Rocky Mountain Open...competed in all but three meets.

2002 | Medical Redshirt Year

injured her elbow in preseason and redshirted.

2003 | Junior Year

Team Co-captain...solid competitor on vault and beam...received a career-high 9.925 on both the vault and beam twice during the season.