20 Ashen Ward
20 Ashen Ward
Height: 6-3
Weight: 214
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
High School: Villa Angela-St. Joseph
Position: G

2011-12 Game-By-Game Stats

2010-11 | Junior | Game-By-Game Stats
Appeared in 29 games and made 28 starts...Led the team with 50 3-pointers made...Became the first player to make at least 50 3-pointers in a season since Quin Humphrey made 65 in 2006-07...Ranked tied for eighth in the Horizon League with 1.7 3-pointers made per game...Scored in double figures 10 times, including two 20-point performances...Scored 259 points, grabbed 96 rebounds, tallied 51 assists and 21 steals...Ranked fifth on the team with an 8.9 points per game scoring average...Made at least one 3-pointer in 23 of 29 games played...Scored 13 points in a 64-53 win over Buffalo (11/16)...Added 14 points and made three 3-pointers against Akron (11/20)...Scored a career-high 26 points and made a career-best seven 3-pointers in a 71-69 win over UIC (12/30)...Posted 15 points and made four 3-pointers against Butler (1/9)...Dished out a career-high six assists and scored nine points in a 62-60 win over 2011 National Runner-Up Butler (2/3)...Scored 15 points and grabbed seven rebounds against Cleveland State (2/12)...Poured in 23 points with six 3-pointers and six rebounds in an 83-76 win over Bowling Green (2/19)...Averaged 3.3 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 27.6 minutes per game.

2009-10 | Sophomore | Game-By-Game Stats
Appeared in all 30 games and started six times... Started six of the last seven games...  Averaged 5.5 points in 21 minutes per game... Average 2.9 rebounds per game... Connected on 77.5 percent (31-of-40) of his free-throw attempts... Made 26 3-pointers... Scored in double figures four times... Dished out a season-high five assists against Kent State 11/18)...Posted 11 points against Geneva (11/24)... Hit three 3-pointers and scored 11 points against Robert Morris (12/30)... Added 10 points and hauled down a career-high eight rebounds against Loyola (2/4)... Tied career rebounding high with eight against Valparaiso 2/13)... Scored a career-high 12 points with two 3-pointers and six made free-throws against Wright State (2/25).

2008-09 | Freshman
Played in 29 games with eight starts... Averaged 3.2 points in 12.2 minutes played per game... Shot 38.2 percent from 3-point range... Scored a career-high 11 points against Allegheny (11/22)... Went 4-of-4 from the field, including 3-of-3 from behind the arc, against the Gators... Went 2-of-3 from the 3-point line with eight points against Saint Francis (Pa.) (11/29)... Made three 3-pointers at Wright State (1/3)... Averaged 1.2 rebounds per game... Made 71.4 percent (10-of-14) of his free-throw attempts against Horizon League foes.

High School
As a senior was named third-team Division III All-Ohio and McDonald’s All-American...averaged 13.8 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game...team captain...VASJ lost on a last-second 3-pointer to Sugarcreek Garaway in state Division III semifinals...scored 13 points and had three assists in contest...Vikings finished season 21-5...scored 30 points in Canton Regional Final win over Pymatuning Valley...drained 3-pointer with 3.1 seconds left in overtime to spark regional semifinal win over Smithville...as a junior, was named the Division III Ohio Player of the Year and first-team All-Ohio selection...averaged 14.7 points and six rebounds per game...the Vikings reached the state semifinals in 2007...lost to Findlay Liberty-Benton in state semis...scored 12 points, had three assists and three rebounds in the game...named second-team all-tournament...team posted an 18-8 mark for the season...as a sophomore, VASJ reached the state championship game...squad lost to Cincinnati North College Hill in title tilt...Vikings were 21-6...had seven points, four rebounds and three assists in championship game...coach was Dave Wojciechowski.

Parents are Michael and Denise Ward...born Nov. 6, 1989...major is special education...is the 2011-12 recipient of the Bill Dailey Scholarship.