Ashton Ward

Pitching Coach
Stats
  • 2006 Gatorade Player of the Year from Butler High.
  • 2006 Western North Carolina Player of the Year.
  • 2007 NFCA High School All-American.
  • Posted ERAs of 0.00 in both 2004 and 2005, 0.02 in 2006 and 0.28 in 2007.
  • Posted a 26-0 record from the circle in 2007 with 360 strikeouts in 170 innings.
  • Posted batting averages for four seasons over .412, with a high of .508 in 2006.
  • A four-time first-team all-state, and led her team to consecutive Class 4A North Carolina state titles.
  • 2008 & 2009 at the University of Tennessee: Led the team as a freshman with a 27-5
    record in the circle, a 1.88 ERA and 187 strike outs.
  • 2008 NFCA All-South Region Team.
  • 2010 & 2011 at Virginia Tech: Started all 58 games as a junior playing 5
    different positions- center field, left field, first base, shortstop and pitcher.
  • 2010 ACC All-Tournament Team.
  • 2010 All–ACC Academic Team.
  • Led the team in triples both years, was 22-24 on stolen bases.