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 AshleyHenderson

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ASHLEY HENDERSON

Position: Guard 
Height: 5-10 
Class: Junior 
Hometown: Greensburg 
High school: Greensburg Central Catholic 
Previous Schools: Pitt, Canisius

Year  G-GS  FGs (Pct.) 3FGs Fts (Pct.)  Reb.  S Pts.  Avg. 
2008-09  25-25  127-307 (.414)  30-75  106-126 (.841)  128 (5.1)  64  55  390  15.6 

Profile: Henderson is in her second season at Point Park after starting her career at Pitt and Canisius. Last year she was named the AMC Newcomer of the Year with averages of 15.6 points and 5.1 rebounds per game. She was also selected to the All-AMC first team last year. At 5-10, Henderson can play all three guard positions, and her versatility makes her tough to match up against.

2008-09: She was fifth in the AMC in scoring and second in free-throw percentage at 84 percent. Henderson scored in double figures in 21 of 25 games and totaled 20 or more points eight times. Her career high of 28 came at Cedarville (Nov. 14).

2007-08: Started her collegiate career at Pitt and scored three points in six games as a freshman…transferred to Canisius in the spring semester, but did not play in any games.

High school: A 2007 graduate of Greensburg Central Catholic High School…scored 1,725 points and is the school’s all-time leading scorer…named first-team All-PIAA as a senior…was a three-time WPIAL all-section player…she was a two-time Tribune Review Player of the Year and the PG East Female Athlete of the Year as a junior…selected to the Post-Gazette’s Fab Five in 2006-07…the recruiting publication Blue Star Basketball rated her the 167th prospect in the country and she was rated the 39th shooting guard in the nation by All-Star Girls Report.

Personal: Born Oct. 6, 1988…daughter of Dave and Cindy Henderson…majoring in advertising and public relations.