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Ashley Ercolano Career Stats
* 2017 NFCA Scholar-Athlete
* Two-time Mountain West Scholar-Athlete (2016-17)
* 2016 Mountain West Spring All-Academic Team
2017 SEASON - SENIOR
Played in 12 games in her final season with three starts as the designated player ... Batted .235 (4-for-17) with a grand slam, six RBIs, a run and a walk ... Had a .412 slugging percentage and a .278 on-base percentage ... In league play was 2-for-7 (.287) with a home run, five RBIs, one run and a walk, posting a .714 slugging percentage and a .375 on-base mark ... Posted a .375 average (3-for-8) with two RBIs and a walk in pinch-hit opportunities ... Was hitless in her first two starts - Feb. 10 vs. South Dakota and Feb. 11 vs. Notre Dame ... Had pinch hits in back-to-back games on March 11 vs. Eastern Washington and Longwood, driving in a run in the Longwood game ... Had a pinch-hit single at Boise State on April 22 ... Started for the final time of her career in the nightcap against UNLV on May 6, drilling a grand slam to break a 3-3 tie ... It ended up being the game-winning RBI in a 8-6 win as it was her first home run as an Aztec (she had 12 previously at UC Riverside).
2016 SEASON - JUNIOR
Was a major contributor in her first playing season at San Diego State, playing in 26 of the team's 52 games ... Batted .185 (5-for-27) with two RBIs, four runs, a double, two walks and a hit by pitch, posting a .267 on-base percentage and a .222 slugging mark ... Also logged the fourth-most innings in the circle, going 2-2 with a 4.38 ERA over 38 1/3 innings, striking out 11 ... Pitched in 16 games with seven starts to her credit ... Did not commit an error in 10 fielding fielding chances ... In Mountain West play, batted .200 (3-for-15) with an RBI and a run in 15 games (four starts), while going 1-1 in the circle with a 6.00 ERA over 18 2/3 innings ... Had one multi-run game, one game-winning RBI and one walk-off RBI ... Was 2-for-7 (.286) with an RBI as a pinch-hitter ... Best offensive game was a 2-for-3 showing with an RBI, double and two runs vs. Bethune-Cookman on Feb. 26 ... Had a pinch-hit RBI single vs. Boise State on May 13 ... Got her first win as an Aztec in the opener vs. Canisius (Feb. 12), tossing three scoreless innings with two strikeouts and two hits allowed ... Picked up her other win at San Jose State on April 15, allowing three runs on two hits and a walk over two innings, while striking one.
2015 SEASON - REDSHIRT
Redshirted her first season on The Mesa after suffering a injury.
2014 SEASON (at UC RIVERSIDE) - SOPHOMORE
Started all 53 games she played at UC Riverside ... Batted .295 (44-for-149) with seven home runs, 21 RBIs and 18 runs, while posting a .470 slugging percentage and a .346 on-base mark ... Led the Highlanders in homers (7), four more than the next player on the team (3) ... Also ranked second on the team in slugging percentage (.470) and total bases (70), and third in on-base percentage (.356), runs (tied, 18) and hits (44) ... Also was a regular in the circle, going 4-3 with a 5.25 ERA and a save over 64 innings ... Appeared in 21 games with four starts ... Struck out 28 batters and picked up one complete game.
2013 SEASON (at UC RIVERSIDE) - SOPHOMORE
Started all 54 games she appeared in as a freshman ... Hit .240 (37-for-154) with five home runs, 27 RBIs and 14 runs ... Finished with a .364 slugging percentage and a ..279 on-base percentage ... The five homers and 27 RBIs each ranked second on the team ... In the circle, was 6-11 with a 5.12 ERA over 110 2/3 innings ... Appeared in a team-high 33 games as a pitcher, including three starts ... Struck out 36 ... Completed one game.
CLUB - CALIFORNIA CRUISERS
Played her club ball for the California Cruisers.
HIGH SCHOOL - POWAY
Was a three-year letterwinner for coach Jim Benner at Poway High School ... Helped Poway win the Palomar League championship and appear in several CIF Division playoffs over her high school career ... Also lettered once in track and field.
Ashley Ercolano is the daughter of Sheri and Rick Ercolano ... Is majoring in psychology.