Ashley Chandler
Hometown:
Newport Beach, Calif.

High School:
Corona Del Mar HS '06

Height:
6-0

Position:
Def

Major:
English

2010: Redshirted.

2009: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERNCE SECOND TEAM... Logged 571 minutes in 29 games played... Scored 26 goals with 25 assists... Ranked 2nd on team with 36 steals... Also drew 13 exclusions and had 11 field blocks... Performed two hat tricks, including 4 goals (and 2 steals) at UC Irvine (2/22)... Scored at least one goal in 10 straight games from 2/1 to 2/15... Tallied 2 goals and 3 steals in Big West tournament win over Cal State Northridge (4/26)... Earned ACWPC and Big West All-Academic honors... Enjoyed back-to-back 5-steal games vs. Harvard (3/26) and UC Santa Barbara (3/28).

2008: Played in all 37 games for 513 minutes... Shot 17-for-43 (.395) and 17 assists for 34 points... Hit 9 of 16 on 6-on-6 chances... Also had 32 steals, 13 drawn exclusions and won 16 of 21 sprints... Scored season-high 2 goals on three occasions, including 9-8 win over San Diego State in NCAA first-round action (5/9)... Recorded 4 steals with an assist and drawn kickout vs. Cal State Monterey Bay (2/3)... Longest outing was 29 minutes vs Cal State Northridge (2/10), posting 6-on-5 goal, an assist, 2 steals and 2 drawn exclusions... Named to ACWPC and WWPA All-Academic teams.

2007: Saw action in 30 games for 333 minutes... Scored 13 goals with 8 assists... Notched 23 steals with 11 drawn exclusions... Shot 13-for-33 (.394) overall, 4-for-5 on advantage situations... Scored season-best 3 goals with 3 steals and 2 drawn kickouts vs. Pacific (2/3)... Posted goal, assist and two steals in 9 minutes the following day vs. Cal State Monterey Bay (2/4)... Selected to ACWPC and WWPA All-Academic teams.

UC DAVIS SWIMMING: Joined team in 2009-10, winning Big West Conference 100 back title with school-record 54.03... Also won conference title as part of 400 medley relay (school-record 3:42.52)... Set 50 free record of 22.90 in leadoff leg of 200 free relay... Earned Big West Academic All-Conference for winter.

CORONA DEL MAR HS '06: Named to All-Southern Section and All-Pacific Coast League first team as a senior... Also made Southern California Water Polo Coaches Association first team, all-county second team and Los Angeles Times Dream Team... Helped lead team to four straight CIF-SS Division II championships... Also starred for swim team, setting school record in 50 free... Swim team won section titles in 2003 and 2006.

PERSONAL: Born in Newport Beach, Calif.... Majoring in English... Parents are Bruce & Lana Chandler... Lists Lana as her non-sports hero... Member of same Chandler family that published the L.A. Times for four generations... Appropriately, she hopes to pen a book of her own by the time she's 30 years old.