Graphic Design Major Wins National Poster Design Contest
Wanninger Speaks About Her Career Leading Up To Xavier And Her Goals Moving Forward
Second Half Shooting Woes Doom Musketeers
Game Set To Tip Off At 7:30 P.M.
Ashley Wanninger Scores 12 Points In Her Final Regular Season Game
GoXavier.com sits down to speak with Ashley Wanninger. The senior talked about her career in basketball and her future plans as a teacher and graphic designer.
Xavier women's basketball player Ashley Wanninger sat down with BIG EAST Commissioner Val Ackerman when the conference leader visited campus last week. The two women spoke about the BIG EAST, Ackerman's influences as a child and in her professional career and even the person Ackerman would most like to meet.
The Xavier women's basketball team has been hard at work in the weight room - and outside - during the offseason. Strength and conditioning coach Jacob Dyslin talks about the more interesting ways the team has been training.
Xavier sent off its 2012 Senior Class with a 70-61 victory over Massachusetts at Cintas Center on Sunday. Seniors Sabrina Johnson and Tyeasha Moss were honored after the game and scored a team-high 13 points a piece.
Women's basketball hosts Massachusetts for senior night. Members of the team tells us how the seniors have meant to them and the seniors talk about their final game.
Photos by Greg Rust Feb. 17, 2013
Women's Basketball against George Washington
Photos by Bob Stevens 01-23-13
Photos by Tom Greene Jan. 23, 2013
Photos by Tom Greene Jan. 5, 2013
As A Senior (2013-14)
Earned Preseason All-BIG EAST Honorable Mention honors (Oct. 16) ... walked away with Best Offensive Player and Most Valuable Player honors at the team's end of the year banquet ... winner of the 2014 National Hazing Prevention Week Poster Contest ... appeared in and started all 31 games ... averaged a team-high 32.9 minutes and finished the season ranked second on the team in scoring (11.3 ppg) and three-point percentage (.333) ... her 2.0 three-point field goals made per game led the team and ranked tied for fifth place in the BIG EAST ... led the team in scoring eight times ... recorded double figure points 20 times ... drained a trifecta in 26 of 31 games, including three or more 10 times ... tallied 13 points in 33 minutes at Ohio (Nov. 10) ... finished with 21 points, seven boards and three assists in 39 minutes at Michigan (Nov. 13) ... tallied seven rebounds and four assists to go with her game-high 17 points vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Nov. 17) ... finished with eight points and five boards vs. Longwood (Nov. 21) ... scored 13 points vs. Kansas (Nov. 29) ... finished with 12 points and three rebounds vs. Central Michigan (Nov. 30) ... scored 10 points to go with six rebounds vs. Murray State (Dec. 4) ... shot 8-of-14 from the field and 5-of-8 from long distance to finish with a game-high and career-high 25 points vs. Austin Peay (Dec. 7) ... tallied 11 points at Wright State (Dec. 15) ... finished with 13 points and a season-high eight boards vs. SJU (Jan. 5) ... scored a game-high and career high 26 points on 8-of-13 shooting from the floor, including five triples, vs. Georgetown (Jan. 8) ... chipped in with 10 points vs. Marquette (Jan. 11) ... finished with 15 points and four boards vs. Providence (Jan. 18) ... scored a team-high 16 points to go with six rebounds and four assists vs. Seton Hall (Jan. 21) ... finished with 11 points and five boards vs. DePaul (Feb. 5) ... finished with a team-high 17 points in 38 minutes at Marquette (Feb. 15) ... shot 8-of-11 from the field and knocked down 3-of-4 shots from behind the arc to finish with a game-high 21 points vs. Creighton (Feb. 18) ... finished with 11 points at Providence (Feb. 22) ... scored 12 points at Butler (Feb. 25) ... scored a team-high 13 points in her final home game as a Musketeer vs. Villanova (Mar. 1) ... finished with a team-high 12 points to go with six rebounds and three assists at Seton Hall in the BIG EAST regular season finale (Mar. 4) ... scored seven points against Georgetown in the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament (Mar. 8).
As a Junior (2012-13)
Appeared and started in all 29 games ... averaged 33.8 minutes, 9.3 points and 3.4 rebounds ... ranked fourth in free throw percentage (.787), sixth in three-point percentage (.349) and 10th in minutes (33.8) in the Atlantic 10 ... tallied a trifecta in 27 contests, including two or more 16 times ... scored 15 points and snagged five boards in the season-opener vs. Bucknell (Nov. 10) ... drained 4-of-8 triples en route to 15 points vs. Duke (Nov. 25) ... finished with 10 points vs. Appalachian State (Nov. 30) ... played 49 of 50 minutes of the double-overtime game at Cincinnati (Dec. 2) and finished with nine points ... scored 14 points vs. UNC Wilmington (Dec. 18) ... went 7-of-8 from the charity stripe and finished with 10 points vs. NIU (Dec. 28) ... scored a team-high 14 points at Virginia (Dec. 29) ... earned UVA Cavalier Classic All-Tournament team honors ... scored 15 points at Butler (Jan. 17) on 4-of-7 shooting from behind the arc ... scored a team-high 19 points at Charlotte (Jan. 20) ... recorded her first career double-double with 15 points and 12 boards at Richmond (Jan. 27) ... pitched in with 12 points on 5-of-9 shooting against Saint Louis (Jan. 31) ... tallied 11 points and nine rebounds vs. St. Bonaventure (Feb. 3) ... scored 14 points vs. George Washington (Feb. 27) ... finished with 13 points and five rebounds vs. Temple in the first round of the A-10 Championship (Mar. 8).
As a Sophomore (2011-12)
Appeared in 28 games, making 19 starts ... averaged 28.4 minutes, 3.7 points and 2.2 rebounds ... tallied a trifecta in 15 contests, including two or more six times ... played six 40-minute games during the season ... averaged 37.4 minutes per contest in league play, which ranked fifth in the A-10 ... scored 10 points at Louisville (Nov. 20), all of which came in the second half of the game ... made her first career start against Morehead State (Dec. 6) and finished with five points, five assists and three rebounds ... recorded her first career block against Oklahoma (Dec. 20) ... knocked down 2-of-3 from long range at Duquesne (Jan. 10), scoring six points and grabbing five rebounds ... grabbed seven rebounds to go with six points, two assists and a block against Temple (Jan.24) ... played all 40 minutes for the Musketeers at Rhode Island (Jan. 28), scoring nine points on 3-of-7 shooting from long range ... chipped in with eight points at George Washington (Feb. 8) ... scored seven points, including knocking down 4-of-6 from the charity stripe, at Fordham (Feb. 11) ... posted 12 points, going 4-of-9 from behind the arc, against Massachusetts (Feb. 26) in the regular season finale ... grabbed four rebounds, dished out three assists and recorded two steals vs. La Salle in the first round of the 2012 A-10 Championship.
As A Freshman (2010-11)
Saw action in 24 games during her first season as a Musketeer ... averaged 5.8 minutes and 1.2 points ... tallied a triple in five contests, including two or more twice ... made her collegiate debut at South Carolina (Nov. 12) ... shot 3-of-9 from the field, including 2-of-8 from behind the arc, and finished with eight points in 26 minutes vs. Troy (Nov. 26) ... finished with 10 points, five boards and five assists in only 19 minutes vs. Mississippi Valley State (Nov. 30).