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Ashley Schatzle
Ashley Schatzle

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Monroe, Mich.

High School:
Monroe

Last College:
Western Michigan

Height:
6-1

Position:
OH

Experience:
SR


2006: Started all 31 matches to earn second varsity letter at MSU... Earned first career First Team All-Big Ten selection... Academic All-Big Ten honoree... Named to the 2006 ESPN Magazine Academic All-America District IV Third Team... Shared MSU Outstanding Offensive Player award with classmate Katie Johnson... Ranks sixth in MSU career record book with 3.95 kills per game... Averaged 4.57 kills per game, 1.90 digs per game and 0.43 blocks per game... Tallied a team-high 4.71 kpg during Big Ten campaign... Posted a .300 attack percentage or better in 13 matches, including a career high .593 vs. Illinois (10/6) in Big Ten action... Recorded double-digit kill totals in 29 matches, and double-digit dig totals five times... Tallied a team-best five double-doubles... Contributed 13 kills and a career-best 17 digs in season-opening victory against IPFW (8/25), at the Ball State Nike/Active Ankle Weekend... Turned in a tournament-high 16 kills in Spartan win vs. Eastern Michigan in the opening game of the Spartan Invitational... Added kill totals of 10 and 13, respectively, against Villanova (9/1) and Miami (9/2), en route to Spartan Invitational All-Tournament honors... Began conference campaign with 22 kills and 11 digs in hard-fought five-game loss to Purdue... Earned first career Big Ten Player of the Week award on Oct. 16 for her contributions in consecutive Spartan victories against Michigan (10/11) and Iowa (10/14)... Averaged 8.00 kills per game in victory over the Wolverines... Posted third double-double of the season with 22 kills and 10 digs against Wisconsin (11/4)... Set career high with 25 kills in Spartan upset of No. 16 Purdue (11/11), adding 10 digs for her fourth double-double of the year... Contributed 18 kills and 15 digs in season-ending loss to Utah (12/1) in opening-round play of NCAA Tournament at UCLA.

2005: Saw action in all 30 matches to earn first varsity letter at MSU... Posted 23 matches with double-digit kill totals, including 12 matches with at least 15 kills... Averaged 3.40 kills per game (391), 0.75 digs per game and 0.54 blocks per game... Averaged 3.73 kills per game against Big Ten opponents... In Spartan debut, recorded seven kills and one block assist against Kent State (8/27)... Tallied 10 kills, three digs and three block solos vs. Wichita State at the MSU Invitational... Posted back-to-back double-digit kill efforts against Ball State (12, 9/3) and Temple (16, 9/9)... Hit .367 with 15 kills against Louisville (9/16) at the Orange and Green Challenge... Tallied nine kills vs. both Miami (Fla.) and Sacramento State (9/17)... In Big Ten season opener against Michigan, posted 12 kills, one assist and a season-high four block assists... Tallied 20 kills in five game win vs. Iowa (10/1)... Hit .400 with 15 kills and four digs against Purdue (10/7)... Posted 24 kills, three digs and two block assists in five game loss to Illinois (10/8)... Managed double-digit kill totals in the final 12 matches of the season, starting with a 15-kill performance against Wisconsin (10/21)... Hit a team-high .353, posting a season-high 17 kills and 14 digs in five-game win vs. Iowa (11/4)... Hit .467 with 17 kills and one dig in 3-0 victory vs. Indiana (11/12)... In season-ending loss to Ohio State, tallied 15 kills, four digs and one block assist.

AT WESTERN MICHIGAN (2004): A member of the All-MAC Freshman Team... Played in 109 of WMU's 110 games... Led the Broncos with 355 kills (3.26 kills per game)... Posted 119 digs, 60 total blocks (12 BS, 48 BA) and 12 service aces during freshman campaign.

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner at Monroe High School for coach John Jewell... Tallied 622 kills, 526 digs and a .357 attack percentage during senior campaign... School record holder with 1,372 kills and 1,384 digs in her career... Named team MVP, second team all-state and region co-player of the year during senior season... Also competed for the basketball and track teams at Monroe... Member of the Honor Society and was named Academic All-State during both her junior and senior year.

CLUB: Competed for the Toledo Volleyball Club, where she helped her team qualify for the Open Nationals in 2004 and 2005... Team won the California Open Division Qualifier.

PERSONAL: Full name is Ashley Leigh Schatzle... Daughter of Ron and Cindy Schatzle... Majoring in nursing.