Ashley Harris
Ashley  Harris


Petaluma, Calif.

High School:
Casa Grande HS

Last College:


Outside Hitter



Waves Roll Past San Francisco in Three-Set Road Sweep

Jasmine Gross now leads the Pepperdine women's volleyball record books for highest hitting percentage in a single match after posting a .867 success rate (13-0-15_


Waves Win in Four; Gross Sets Single-Season Record

Jasmine Gross' 156 blocks mark the second-straight season that she has broken the Pepperdine women's volleyball program's single season block record in the rally scoring era.


Waves Sweep Through Portland at Home

Blossom Sato dished out the Waves' offensive to a .318 hitting percentage on 48 kills in three sets.


Waves Roll Over Saint Mary's with Road Sweep

Jasmine Gross led the Waves with her fourth double-figure block match of the season after two solos and eight block assists.


Waves Sweep Through San Francisco in Straight Sets

Nikki Lyons and Hannah Frohling led the team with double-doubles.


Women's Volleyball vs. LMU (11/18)

Women's Volleyball vs. LMU (11/18)


Women's Volleyball vs. Gonzaga

Women's Volleyball vs. Gonzaga


Women's Volleyball vs. Portland (11/2)

Women's Volleyball vs. Portland (11/2)


Women's Volleyball vs. #18 San Diego

Women's Volleyball vs. #18 San Diego


Women's Volleyball vs. Santa Clara (10/14)

Women's Volleyball vs. Santa Clara (10/14)

Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete – 2016, 17

PEPPERDINE CAREER: In two seasons as a Wave, appeared in 53 matches and 187 total sets with 26 starts ... Amassed 301 kills on a .198 success rate for 1.61 kills/set … Tallied 0.36 digs/set (68), 0.75 blocks/set (141, 8 solos) and 2.01 points/set (375.5) … Posted a career-best 14 kills against Gonzaga (11/4/17), .471 (9-1-17) hitting percentage at San Francisco (11/11/17), eight blocks against UCLA (9/13/16) and five digs at Portland (10/7/17).

 PEPPERDINE 2017: Appeared in 30 matches and 106 sets, while starting in 12 matches in her senior campaign … Amassed a .213 hitting percentage after averaging 1.80 kills/set (191-57-628) … Tallied 2.23 points/set (236.5), 0.82 blocks/set (87, 4 solos) and 0.40 digs/set (42) … Led the team in hitting percentages and blocks during three matches each … Had four matches with double-figure kills including a career-best 14 kills against Gonzaga (Nov. 4) … Marked a career-high .471 hitting percentage (9-1-17) at San Francisco (Nov. 11) and five digs at Portland (Oct. 7) … Posted a season-best six blocks at Portland (Oct. 7).

PEPPERDINE 2016: Appeared in 23 matches and 81 total sets for the Waves … Amassed 1.36 kills/set, 0.32 digs/set and 0.67 blocks/set … Tabbed 110 kills on a .172 hitting output, along with 26 digs and 54 total blocks … Had two double-figure kills matches, including her Pepperdine career-best 12 kills and .286 attacking percentage against Gonzaga on Oct. 6 … Led the Waves in blocks three times, in kills twice and hitting percentage once … Had a career-best eight blocks against UCLA on Sep. 13.

ARIZONA: Lettered two seasons for University of Arizona, a member of the Pac-12, from 2013-15 under Head Coach Dave Rubio … In her sophomore campaign in 2014, Harris appeared in 102 sets and recorded 218 kills (2.14 kills/set) … She hit for a .226 success rate on 658 swings and was fourth on the team with 54 blocks (0.53 blocks/set) … She posted a team-best 22 solo blocks and amassed 43 total digs throughout the season … She finished the year third on the team with 256 total points … She posted 19 kills against both Arizona State and Washington State and put in 13 kills on an errorless 28 swings against Utah for a career-high .464 hitting percentage … Posted a career-best seven blocks, including three solo blocks, against Oregon State … Team highlights including sweeping top-ranked USC in 2013 and hosting the first round of the NCAA Championships in 2014 … In the classroom, Harris was a Pac-12 All-Academic second team selection.

CLUB: Played for Empire Volleyball Club for six seasons and helped the team earn a Junior Open bid during her time with the program.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Casa Grande High in Petaluma, Calif. in 2013 … Lettered three seasons as an outside hitter in the North Bay League under Head Coach Jillian Fahy after suffering a broken ankle throughout her freshman campaign … In three years, compiled 1,142 kills, 279 digs and 112 blocks … In her senior campaign, earned UnderArmour All-American first team and Mizuno/Volleyball Magazine High School All-American third team honors … She was named All-Empire Large School Volleyball Player of the Year, co-MVP of the North Bay League and an All-Empire first team honoree … She tabbed 526 kills for 6.00 kills/set and a .446 hitting percentage … In her junior season, she earned All-Empire first team honors and in her sophomore year was named to All-Empire second team and All-Sonoma County first team … She holds the CGH school record for most kills in three sets with 31 … In the classroom, she was a member of the honor roll.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Jeanne Young and Rogue Harris … Plans to major in Sociology at Pepperdine and has goal aspirations of becoming a professional volleyball player … Her mother, Jeanne, played basketball at Hawaii and her father, Rogue, played basketball at both University of San Francisco and Hawaii …  When asked why she chose Pepperdine, Harris stated the “coaching staff, team chemistry and school atmosphere” were tops on her list … Said the most interesting thing about her is that she “has no sense of smell.”

FAVORITES: Favorite pro athlete is Kerri Walsh Jennings … Favorite professional team are the Golden State Warriors … Favorite book is Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver … Favorite movie is The Blind Side … Favorite TV show is Friends … Favorite musical artist is Sugarland … Favorite food is curry … Favorite sport other than volleyball is basketball … Her favorite hobby apart from the sport is photography.

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