Ashley Wilhelm
Ashley Wilhelm

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Leon, Ind.

High School:
East Central

Event:
Hurdles/Middle Distance/Jumps/Combined

Birthdate:
02/17/1984


2006: Twice broke her own school record in the pentathlon...set the mark in winning the pentathlon title at the Indiana Open (3733)...improved the record with a 3788 at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships, finishing second...set school record in 60 meter hurdles with 8.74 during pentathlon at BIG EAST Championships...placed fourth in the long jump (18' 7") at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships...also finished ninth in the pole vault (11' 9-3/4") and 17th in the high jump (5' 1")...reshirted outdoor season.

2005: Set school records in both the pentathlon and heptathlon...finished fourth in the pentathlon at the Conference USA Indoor Championships, posting a 3567...won the event at the Akron Open with a 3552...finished second at C-USA Outdoor Championships with a school-record 5223, provisionally qualifying for the NCAA Championships...was All-Ohio outdoor heptathlon champion with a 5137...won long jump titles at both the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational (18' 11-3/4") and the Early Bird Relays (18' 7-3/4").

2004: Finished fifth in the pentathlon at the C-USA Indoor Championships...was a second-place finisher in the heptathlon at the outdoor championships...notched squad's top marks in the triple jump (36' 9-1/2"), long jump (19' 5-1/2"), and heptathlon (4,982).

2003: Set UC record in outdoor long jump at the Bearcat Classic finishing first with a leap of 19' 9-1/2"... posted NCAA Regional qualifying mark of 19' 6-3/4" at the prestigious Penn Relays, finishing 10th... was sixth at the C-USA meet (18' 6") and the All-Ohio (18' 3")... was All-Ohio Champion in heptathlon with 4,927 points...finished third at C-USA with 4,924 points...placed 12th in the conference in high jump, clearing 5' 3"...earned first place finish in the 100 meters in 12.50... also contributed in hurdles and javelin.

Personal: Born Feb. 17, 1984... daughter of Ron and Cheryl Wilhelm.

Academic Major: Secondary Education.

Honors: BIG EAST Academic All-Star (2005-06)...Topcat Scholar (Spring 2006, Winter 2006, Fall 2006, Spring 2005, Winter 2005, Spring 2004, Winter 2004, Fall 2003, Spring 2003)...Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medal (2004-05)...C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2004-05, 2003-04, 2002-03).