Ashley Smith Athlete Profile

Ashley Smith

Ashley Smith
Position: Goal Keeper Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2002-2005 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: East High School

Personal

  • Parents: Jan and Blake 
  • Siblings: Blake and Angie

Before BYU

  • HS Honor Roll 
  • National Honor Society 1999, 2000, 2001 and 2002  
  • First-team All Region 1999, 2000 and 2001 
  • First-team All State 1999, 2000 and 2001 
  • Team captain 2001 
  • HS Record Holder for Career Shutouts (38) 1998 - 2001  
  • HS State Champions 1999
  • HS All-Star Game 2001 
  • Utah Senior All-Star Classic 2001 
  • Voted Best Goalkeeper by All-Star Classic Players 2001 
  • Club: Utah Firebirds 
  • State Cup Champions 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001 
  • Firebirds nationally ranked club 
  • Utah Olympic Development Program 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001

Stats

 

Year Games Played Min. GA GAA Sv W L T Sho
2002 8 705:00 8 1.02 26 0 0 0 2
2003 21 1737:07 19 0.98 44 5 3 2 8
2004 2 98:55 3 2.73 5 0 1 0 0
2005 5 128:47 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Career 36 2669:49 30 1.01 75 5 4 2 10

      

2002 | Freshman Year

  • Played in 10 games as a freshman 
  • Recorded 26 saves, allowed 19 goals for a GAA of 1.02 
  • Tallied two shutouts on the year

2003 | Sophomore Year

  • Started 21 of 26 games for the Cougars 
  • Recorded 44 saves while allowing 19 goals for a GAA of 0.98  
  • Recorded eight shutouts on the season 
  • Ranks fourth all-time in saves at BYU with 70 
  • No. 2 all-time in shutouts with 10 
  • Led the MWC in total shutouts and shutouts per game and was No. 2 in GAA

2004 | Junior Year

  • Collected five saves in two games 
  • Cougar Scholar Athlete

2005 | Senior Year

  • Earned first save of the season in home-opener against Weber State 
  • Collected two saves in 23 minutes against TCU 
  • Saved one shot in 43 minutes against Air Force
  • Ranks third all-time at BYU with 10 career shutouts, fourth with 79 career saves and fourth in career goals-against-average (1.011) 
  • MWC Academic All-conference