Ashleigh Cole

Ashleigh Cole


Pace, Fla.

High School:
Pace HS




• Pitched a complete game, giving up only one run in the opening round of the NCAA Gaineville Regionals vs. FIU (5/21)
• Allowed only one run to cross the plate in her complete game against Memphis (5/14)
• Went 4-for-4 with a homerun in game two vs. UTEP(5/8)
• Pitched 8.0 innings in game one against UTEP and allowed only three runs to cross the plate (5/8)
• Collected eight strikeouts against Jacksonville (5/4)
• Pitched her 26th complete game outing and only allowed one run to be scored in game three against Tulsa (4/25)
• Pitched all 9.0 innings in game one against Tulsa and only allowed five hits (4/24)
• At the plate, she had a hit and scored a run for the Knights against Bethune-Cookman (4/21)
• Tallied a hit at the plate for the Knights in game three vs. UAB (4/18)
• Had a hit in game one against UAB (4/17)
• Pitched another 7.0 inning complete game and received the win in game three against UAB (4/18)
• Threw 6.0 innings in the circle for the Knights and allowed only three hits in the first showdown against UAB (4/17)
• In game three against Marshall, she posted a hit for the Knights that also tallied her a RBI and scored a run (4/11)
• Posted a hit in game two against Marshall (4/10)
• Went 2-for-2 at the plate for the Black and Gold with two hits, one of which tallied her a RBI (4/10)
• Pitched 5.0 innings and only allowed one run to store in game one against Marshall (4/10)
• Threw her 22nd complete game and recorded a shut out (4/11)
• Pitched 6.0 innings in the final game of the series against East Carolina (4/3)
• In the cirle, she pitched 7.0 innings in game one against East Carolina and allowed only two hits in the contest (4/2)
• Pitched all 9.0 innings in the contest vs No. 6 Florida (3/31)
• Appeared in 5.0 innings for the Knights and only allowed two hits against the Golden Eagles (3/28)
• Made a complete game appearance in the circle for the Knights in game one against Southern Miss. (3/27)
• Pitched a complete game against No. 22 Ohio State allowing only one hit in the contest (3/24)
• Posted a hit at the plate for the Knights against No. 6 Florida (3/31)
• At the plate, she posted a hit in the final contest of the series against Southern Miss. (3/28)
• Pitched a shut-out in the final contest against the Cougars and threw eight strikeouts in the 9.0 inning showdown (3/21)
• Pitched a complete game in the first contest against Houston allowing only one run and threw three strikeouts (3/20)
• Posted a hit in game two against the Cougars (3/20)
• Scored a run for the Black and Gold in the first faceoff against Houston (3/20)
• In a complete game outing against Memphis, she threw seven strikeouts while only allowing one run (3/13)
• Hit a double, a scored run, and two RBI against vs. Providence (3/6)
• Started in 4-out of-5 games at the UCF Tournament (3/5-3/7)
• Pitched all eight innings of the nail-biter vs. Georgia Southern and threw four strikeouts and only allowed four hits in the contest (3/7)
• In 7.0 innings of work in the circle, posted four strikeouts and only allowed one run against Boston College (3/6)
• Threw 7.0 innings in the face-off against College of Charleston and posted 6 strikeouts (3/5)
• Shut out Harvard in the 4.5 inning contest and threw five strikeouts (3/5)
• Had a hit and scored a run for the Knights against #7 Alabama (2/28)
• In the circle, she pitched 7.0 innings allowing only 4 hits and two runs against #7 Alabama (2/28)
• Appeared in 2.0 innings against Nebraska and did not allow a hit (2/27)
• Made a 6.0 inning appearance against Maryland and tallied three strikeouts in the contest (2/27)
• Posted a hit and added two RBI at the plate vs. Maryland (2/27)
• Pitched a complete game against Georgia Tech and only surrendered two hits in the contest while tallying three strikeouts (2/26)
• Pitched all 10.0 innings in the nailbiting showdown between the Knights and the UNF Ospreys and posted four strikeouts (2/24)
• Added a hit and a RBI at the plate for the Knights vs. UNF (2/24)
• In 7.0 innings of work in the circle, she had three strikeouts and allowed only seven hits against Troy (2/20)
• Pitched 7.0 innings vs. South Carolina and tallied 7 strikeouts (2/17)
• Made an appearance vs. Chattanooga and threw two strikeouts in 4.2 innings (2/14)
• Tallied a hit against #16 Tennesse (2/13)
• Pitched seven innings vs. #16 Tennessee and posted eight strikeouts (2/13)

• Led the team in every major pitching category
• Finished the season with a 2.22 ERA
• Posted a 17-8 record on the season with a career-high 106 strikeouts in 188 innings pitched
• Held opposing batters to a .242 batting average
• Earned a spot on the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll
• Picked up the victory in game one vs. UTEP, allowing only two earned runs in 7.0 innings (5/2)
• Earned her third-straight win in the circle, giving up only one hit in 4.0 inning of relief, while knocking in the game-tying run at the plate in the series finale at Memphis (4/25)
• Posted the game-winning RBI in game two vs. the Tigers, while also picking up the win in the circle (4/25)
• Shutout Bethune-Cookman on the road, while giving up only two hits in a complete-game outing (4/22)
• Allowed only one run on four hits to No. 1 Florida in four innings of relief (4/15)
• Went 1-for-3 with two RBI and a sacrifice hit in the series opener vs. Marshall (4/10)
• Picked up the win against Southern Miss in the circle, allowing only two earned runs on four hits in 8.0 innings of work (4/5)
• Matched the program's single-game record after putting down three sacrifice bunts in the same game (4/5)
• Went 2-for-3 with a RBI in game two vs. the Golden Eagles, while finishing the game in the circle (4/4)
• Gave the Knights the series win with a victory over UAB in the series finale (3/15)
• Two-hit UAB in a shutout performance in the series opener (3/14)
• Threw all 10.1 innings in game one at Tulsa (3/7)
• Named the Conference USA Pitcher of the Week after picking up three wins over Centenary, Eastern Michigan and Maine and a save in the Knights' victory over Tennessee State (3/2)
• Pitched her first shutout of the season, scattering three hits and striking out a season-high seven batters vs. Maine (2/28)
• Picked up her first save of the season in 0.1 innings of work vs. Tennessee State (2/27)
• Earned wins against both Centenary and Eastern Michigan, giving up seven hits and striking out six in each contest (2/24, 25)
• Allowed only one run on six hits to pick up the victory vs. Boston College (2/21)
• Five-hit Portland State to earn her fourth win of the season (2/20)
• Posted three-straight hits against Jacksonville, Portland State and Boston College (2/18-20)
• Did not give up an earned run and struck out five in 8.0 innings of work, while allowing only three hits and one walk against No. 11 Tennessee (2/14)
• Allowed only one earned run on three hits, while striking out four in a win over UT-Arlington (2/13)
• Had six strikeouts, while allowing no earned runs, in a complete-game victory over North Florida (2/11)

• Ranked 23rd nationally after giving up only 1.22 walks-per-game
• C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll member
• Had nine strikeouts at No. 16 Hawaii (2/16)
• Threw a complete-game shutout with six strikeouts against Stetson (2/20)
• Went 3-for-4 against Birmingham Southern (2/22)
• Hit a double in the win over George Mason (2/23)
• Picked up her third-straight win vs. Drake (2/24)
• Went 2-for-4 vs. Villanova with a three-run home run, the first of her career (3/1)
• Posted seven strikeouts vs. Vermont (3/2)
• Had two hits, a double and three RBI, while picking up the win in the circle vs. East Carolina (3/9)
• Blanked No. 14 Baylor, allowing only four hits (3/12)
• Had six strikeouts in the win over Iowa (3/20)
• Posted two hits at Florida International (3/26)
• Went 2-for-2 at the plate, while allowing only one run on three hits at Marshall (3/29)
• Allowed one run on four hits vs. Florida State (4/9)
• Threw 4.2 innings and allowed only one earned run during the NCAA Gainesville Regional (5/16-18)

• Started 37 games in 2007, 23 at pitcher
• C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll
• Recorded eight wins on the mound with a 1.86 ERA
• Threw nine complete games and two shutouts
• Held a five-game hitting streak 2/21-27
• Threw her first complete-game shutout in a three-hit performance vs. Pittsburgh (2/10)
• Threw her second complete-game shutout vs. George Mason and went 2-for-4 with a RBI
• Struck out five batters while holding Virginia Tech (3/2) to only four hits and one earned run
• Went 3-for-3 with a RBI and two runs scored Holy Cross (3/4)
• Allowed one hit in three innings of work in the same game
• Gave up one earned run vs. Bethune-Cookman (3/15)
• Pounded out two hits vs. Marshall (3/31)
• Struck out a career-high nine batters while allowing only one earned run vs. Florida Atlantic (4/11)
• Picked up her first C-USA victory vs. UAB (4/14)
• Hit a two-RBI single in the same game
• Pitched a one-hitter vs. Houston at the C-USA Tournament (5/10)

Prior to UCF
• Played for head coach Susan Williams at Pace High School
• Lettered four years in softball and two years in volleyball
• Was a four-time Pensacola News Journal first-team all-area honoree
• Named to the Florida 5A all-state first team twice and the second team as a freshman and a sophomore
• Helped guide Pace to the state final four on two occasions
• Completed high school pitching career with 719 strikeouts and a 0.44 ERA
• As a senior, had a 0.20 ERA, a 17-3 record, nine shutouts, 246 strikeouts in 148 innings and hit five homers
• Earned MVP honors at the Kissimmee Klassic Tournament as a junior
• Went 11-2 with a 0.36 ERA that season, striking out 148 in 98 innings of work
• Member of the Anchor Club and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes
• Played for the High Intensity Gold travel team

• Born in Washington, D.C.
• Daughter of Randall and Karen Cole
• Majoring in health science

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