12  Ashley McRae
Ashley McRae

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Silver Spring, Md.

High School:
Bethesda Chevy Chase

Height:
5-9

Position:
Middle Hitter


2013: Saw action in 56 sets and 24 matches as a freshman...Finished the year with 58 kills (1.04 per set), 44 total blocks (0.79 per set), four digs and two assists...Tallied a career-best nine kills versus Charlotte (11/10)...Led the team with eight total blocks against UAB (10/4) for a new career-high.

Bethesda Chevy Chase High School: Three-year letterwinner under head coach Marie Cornejo...Played in all 56 sets as a senior and posted 117 kills which was second on the squad...Added 50 solo blocks and posted a hitting percentage of .389...Nominated for the County's Senior All-Star game...Named Gazette Honorable Mention selection...Was second on the team in kills (94) as a junior...Finished her junior year with 35 total blocks with 27 solo blocks and eight block assists...Gained experience playing club volleyball with the Metro American 18 Travel club under the direction of head coach Silvia Johnson.

Personal: Born Ashley Amanda McRae on June 9, 1995 in Silver Spring, Md...Daughter of Jacqueline and Will McRae...Has two older brothers named Justin Herrera, 25, and Jordan Herrera, 23...Her brother Jordan plays basketball for North Carolina A&T...Majoring in business administration with a minor in psychology.