Ashleigh at a glance…
- Date of Birth: 5th March 1987
- Hometown: Wagin, Western Australia
- Height: 166cm
- Coaches: Frank Murray and Adam Commens
- Guilty pleasure: Peanut butter and/or nutella straight from the jar.
- Favourite TV series: Grand Designs and Game of Thrones.
- Most memorable hockey moment: Scoring a goal in the 2010 Com-monwealth Games gold medal match.
- Aspirations after hockey: Travel to further Olympics and Commonwealth Games in a commentating/media role. Enhance the game of hockey and women in sport.
Awards and Career to Date
- 205 games for Australia
- 69 goals at international level
- Hockeyroos leadership group 2013 – 2017
- Australia’s leading goal scorer in 2010 & 2013
- Gold at the 2014 Glasgow & 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games
- Silver at the 2014 & 2009 Champions Trophy
- Silver at the 2014 World Cup, Holland
- Silver at the 2013 World League Series, Tucuman
- Represented Australia at the 2012 Olympic Games, London
- Gold with the WA Diamonds in 2006, 2007, 2008 & 2010
- WA person of the year finalist – sports category 2015
- Young person of the year finalist – leadership category 2016
- Young alumna of the year – Curtin University 2015