Monday January 14, 2013
Augusta, GA- Paine College Sophomore Guard, Ashley Watts is truly enjoying a standout campaign, as she has been chosen as the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Week (January 14, 2013) for the fifth time this season.
The 5’6 guard, and Augusta, Georgia native has helped lead the Lady Lions to a 4-1 SIAC record, and in the last week, she averaged 20 points, 4.3 assists, and four steals in wins over Miles College, LeMoyne-Owen College, and Lane College.
This season, and in 14 games, Ashley has scored 236 points, and leads the Lady Lions in scoring, averaging 16.9 points per game. She averages 32.5 minutes, 3.6 rebounds, has 62 assists, 19 steals, and three blocks. Watts has scored double figures in 11 of the 14 games, with a season high 27 points, Dec. 30, 2012 against Coastal Georgia College.