Ashleigh Pickens
Ashleigh  Pickens

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rootstown, Ohio

High School:
Rootstown

Event:
High Jump

Birthdate:
07/07/1994


05/17/2015

Cincinnati Finishes Third and Fourth at American Outdoor Championships

Cincinnati Finishes Third and Fourth at American Outdoor Championships

05/13/2015

Bearcats Begin Quest for Conference Titles

Bearcats Begin Quest for Conference Titles

04/25/2015

Woodall Leads Bearcats in Strong Finish at Penn Relays

Woodall Leads Bearcats in Strong Finish at Penn Relays

03/21/2015

Cincinnati Caps Opening Weekend with 10 Top-Three Finishes

Cincinnati Caps Opening Weekend with 10 Top-Three Finishes

02/07/2015

Cincinnati Returns from Akron with 11 Top-Eight Finishes

Cincinnati Returns from Akron with 11 Top-Eight Finishes

02/15/2013

Rod McCravy Indoor Invitational

Action Photos

15 Bearcats Strong
TFRRS Results Page: Pickens


2014-15 SEASON
2015 OUT (JR): Capped her junior season by placing fifth in the high jump at the American Outdoor Championships with a clearance of 1.73m (5-08.00)… that mark ties her for the seventh-best in UC history… including the conference meet, she placed among the Top 5 in the high jump in five of the seven meets she jumped.
2015 IN (JR): Place eighth at the American Indoor Championships with a clearance of 1.67m (5-05.75)… finished sixth at the Akron Invitational with an indoor PR of 1.70m (5-07.00) to move up to No. 7 all-time in UC history… opened the year with back-to-back third place finishes (Hoosier Open and Pole Vault Convention)… improved her indoor PR in the triple jump by 1cm to 10.42m (34-02.25) to finish fifth at the Akron Invitational.

2013-14 SEASON
2014 OUT (SO): Broke into the team scoring column for the first time in a conference event as she finished fifth overall in the high jump at the American Outdoor Championships… improved her PR for the third time, clearing 1.73m (5-08.00) and moving into a tie for the No. 7 spot on the all-time Top 10 at UC… was fourth at the Kentucky Relays with a mark of 1.70m, which came one before she improved to 1.71m (5-07.25)… recorded a career-best mark of 10.76m (35-03.75) in the triple jump at the All—Ohio Championships.
2014 IN (SO): Once placement from earning team points at the American Indoor Championships, finishing ninth in the high jump at 1.68m (5-06.00), matching her career-best… runner-up in the event at the Armory Invitational… posted a pair of third-place finishes at the Akron Opener with marks of 1.65m (5-05.00) in the high jump and 10.41m (34-02.00) in the triple jump.

2012-13 SEASON
2013 OUT (FR): Opened the year winning the high jump at the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational with a season-best clearance of 1.68m (5-06.00), leaving just outside of UC’s Top 10… fourth in the HJ at the USF Collegiate at 1.63m (5-04.25) … competed in the BIG EAST Championships.
2013 IN (FR): Recorded a season-best clearance of 1.68m (5-06.00) to finish fourth in the Doug Raymond Invitational… that clearance tied two others for eighth on the all-time UC Top 10… finished third in her first collegiate meet, clearing 1.63m (5-04.25)… competed in the BIG EAST Championships.


High School: Twice finished Top 3 in the Ohio Division III State Championships in the high jump... high school high jump PR of 5' 8.25", which ranked her 10th nationally among her class... holds both the school record for the high jump and also the single-game basketball scoring record.


Personal Bests – Indoor:
High Jump – 1.70m/5-07.00 (Akron Invitational – 2/6/15) – UC #7
Triple Jump – 10.42m/34-02.25 (Akron Invitational – 2/7/15)

Personal Bests – Outdoor:
High Jump – 1.73m/5-08.00 (American Outdoor Championships – 5/17/15) – UC #t-7
Triple Jump – 10.76m/35-03.75 (All-Ohio Championships – 4/12/14)