Asbury (Ky.)

Asbury (Ky.)

Asbury_Team_2016

The Asbury Eagles are from Wilmore, Kentucky, and are currently receiving votes in the NAIA coaches’ poll. Tim Brown has coached the Eagles for three seasons and is coming to the NAIA DII Women’s Basketball National Championship with a 23-9 record overall. The Eagles are also the current champion of the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and held a 16-2 record in conference, suffering their conference losses only to IU East Red Wolves and the Brescia Bearcats.

The Eagles are known for their good offensive power, as they are the 7th ranked team in scoring offense per game with an average of 78 points, and also 8th ranked team in total scoring offense with 2,522 points. To have a successful season in 2016, the Eagles count on Catie Fletcher, who has an average of 17.1 points per game, Kylee Gorby, with an average of 3.19 assists per game, and also Kali Whiteside, the best rebounder of the team with the average of 10.2 rebounds per game.

We can see the offensive work of the Eagles in matches against Cincinnati Christian, scoring 103 points, IU Southeast, scoring 98 points, and Midway when they scored 91 points. Now the Eagles seek the national championship title, having their first battle against the 6th ranked team in the nation, the St. Francis Fighting Saints.

Asbury University (Kentucky) 2016 Roster

Player ImageNumberNamePositionHeightYearHome Town ()
Tim BrownBrown, TimHead Coach ()
Kylee Gorby1Gorby, KyleeG5-9Sr.Leitchfield (KY)
Savannah Taylor2Taylor, SavannahF5-11Jr.Harrodsburg (KY)
Cassidy Flynn3Flynn, CassidyG5-3Sr.Irvine (KY)
AJ Lewis5Lewis, AJG5-8Jr.Bloomfield (KY)
Sarah Wood10Wood, SarahF5-10Fr.Madisonville (KY)
Bailey Brown11Brown, BaileyG5-9So.Murrary (KY)
Meghan  Miller13Miller, Meghan G5-8Jr.Middletown (OH)
Haley Warren14Warren, HaleyG5-5Jr.Science Hill (KY)
Lizzie Hoffa15Hoffa, LizzieG5-5Sr.Walton (KY)
Brittany Warren20Warren, BrittanyG5-5Jr.Science Hill (KY)
Kali Whiteside21Whiteside, KaliF6-1Jr.Lawrenceburg (KY)
Catie  Fletcher22Fletcher, Catie G5-10Sr.Versailles (KY)
Shelby McDonald23McDonald, ShelbyG5-5So.Versailles (KY)
Ansley Stalcup24Stalcup, AnsleyG5-8Fr.Albany (KY)
Victoria Floyd32Floyd, VictoriaF5-10So.Lancaster (KY)
Tisha Lane43Lane, TishaG5-8Fr.Columbus (OH)