SEC ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL CHANCELLOR'S HONOR ROLL NGCA SCHOLAR ATHLETE (2010-11) NGCA ALL-AMERICAN SCHOLAR (2009-10)
2011-12 (SENIOR) Competed in five tournaments ... Finished 32nd at the BancorpSouth Rebel Intercollegiate with a 77-77-73--227 ... The 73 was a season-low round ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Chancellor's Honor Roll in the fall and Dean's Honor Roll in the spring.
2010-11 (JUNIOR) Played in all 10 tournaments ... Finished third on the team in stroke average ... Helped lead the Rebels to their third straight NCAA Regional appearance ... Posted two top 10 and two top 20 finishes ... Took seventh at the Suzie Maxwell Berning Classic with a 71-77-72--220 ... Tied for eighth at the Rebel Intercollegiate with a 73-73-74--220 ... In the summer of 2010, captured the Southern Amateur Championship ... Runner-up at Tennessee State Amateur ... Named an NGCA Scholar-Athlete ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Made the Chancellor's Honor Roll both semesters.
2009-10 (SOPHOMORE) Played in eight tournaments ... Posted one top 20 finish ... Carded a season-best 73 three times, including in the first and third round of the Rebel Intercollegiate to tie for 12th ... The 12th place finish is a career best ... NGCA All-American Scholar ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Made the Chancellor's Honor Roll both semesters.
2008-09 (FRESHMAN) Competed in nine tournaments ... Posted three top 20 finishes ... Tied for 17th at the SEC Championship for her best finish ... Actually led the field after the first round with a career-low 70 ... Tied for 19th at the Liz Murphey Collegiate ... Tied for 17th at the Rebel Intercollegiate to help Ole Miss to a runner-up showing ... In the summer of 2008 played in U.S. Open Qualifier, Women's Western Amateur, Trans National Women's Amateur, Tennessee Women's Open, Tennessee Women's Amateur and U.S. Women's Amateur Qualifier ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Made the Chancellor's Honor Roll in the fall and the Dean's Honor Roll in the spring.
HIGH SCHOOL Earned five letters in golf at Franklin Road Academy ... State Champion in 2005 and 2006 ... Tennessee State Runner-up in 2004 ... Runner-up at Tennessee Girls Junior in 2005 ... A two-time qualifier for the U.S. Girls Junior Championship.
PERSONAL Daughter of David and Teresa Lance ... Born October 14, 1988 ... Full name is Ashley Lauren Lance ... Majoring in Marketing ... Favorite color is Red ... Favorite musician/band is Kenny Chesney ... Favorite song is Love Story by Taylor Swift ... Favorite food is ribs ... Favorite place to vacation is Mexico.
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