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#22 - Ashley Busiel
2012-13 Women's Bowling
YR.
5th/Sr.
BOWLS
R
HOMETOWN
Elk Grove Village, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
James B. Conant (Harper College)
Ashley Busiel

Enters her senior season with the sixth best scoring average (180.1) in the program's three-year existence.

2011-2012: Bowled in 46 traditional games in her junior season ... averaged a 184.3 on the winningest team in program history ... eclipsed 200 on 10 occasions ... rolled a team-high score five times ... posted a team-best 224 against No. 20 Prairie View A&M on Oct. 29 ... rolled a season-high 238 against Nebraska on Nov. 12 ... turned in a team-high 215 against No. 8 Nebraska on Jan. 14 ... rolled a 207 against Fairleigh Dickinson at the NCAA Championships on April 12 ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors ... named as an NTCA All-Academic honoree.

2010-2011: Started eight matches for the Crusaders in her sophomore year of eligibility … averaged a 186.1 in her appearances for the Crusaders … broke 200 on two occasions and led Valpo three times … rolled a team-best 234 at the Big Red Invitational Jan. 21 against #19 Minnesota St.-Mankato … also led the Crusaders that day against host #3 Nebraska with a 197 … posted a season-high game of 237 against #1 Fairleigh Dickinson on Mar. 19 at the Music City Classic … also rolled a 188 Mar. 19 versus Texas Southern.

2009-2010: Bowled in 40 traditional games in her first season as a Crusader ... also entered as a substitute three times ... posted an average of 174.1 ... named an NTCA All-Academic Honoree ... registered five games of 200 or better ... led Crusader bowlers in four games ... paced Valpo with a 176 against #12 Minnesota State-Mankato at the Big Red Invitational Nov. 6 ... rolled a team-high 233 against #7 Arkansas State Nov. 7 ... recorded a season-high game of 245 in win over Adrian to open second day of action at Crusader Classic Nov. 14 ... followed very next game with a 210 in victory over #17 Elmhurst ... ended Crusader classic with a 193.2 average, sixth-best among all competing bowlers, to earn All-Tournament honors ... led Crusaders with a 214 game against #5 Central Missouri at Kutztown Invitational Jan. 30 ... followed by rolling a 225 in win over Howard.

2008-2009 [Harper]: Did not bowl, as Harper did not have a intercollegiate bowling team ... a Junior Olympics Gold qualifier ... Wisconsin Scholarship Bowling Club champion in March of 2009 ... named to Illinois Scholarship Bowling Club Team of the Year in 2009 ... captured the Greater Aurora USBC 2009 Youth Doubles Scratch championship.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Cougars ... an individual at-large finalist at sectionals in 2007 ... posted an average of 198.5 in her senior season ... also earned one letter in softball and one letter in volleyball ... a member of the National Art Honor Society.

Personal:
Ashley is the daughter of Robert and Bernadette Busiel ... earned early entry and is currently enrolled in masters of education program/education specialist in school counseling ... holds a Bachelors degree in Psychology ... had minors in coaching education and communication ... has earned Presidential academic honors during her time at Valpo ... born November 22, 1988.

W Golf IPFW Spring Invitational Fort Wayne, Ind. (Chestnut Hills G.C.)
Apr 7 9th/12 (642)
Softball Northern Illinois 6 VU Softball Field
Apr 8 Valpo 8
Baseball Valpo 5 Evanston, Ill.
Apr 8 Northwestern 12
Softball Northern Illinois 3 8 inn.
Apr 8 Valpo 4
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 5th/17 (20)
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 9th/18 (12)
M Tennis Valpo 5 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 11 Detroit 2
Baseball Youngstown State 7 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 11 Valpo 10
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (60.50)
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (48)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 12 t-7th/13 (588)
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 12 3rd/6 (335); 4th/6 (350)
M Soccer St. Joseph's College Eastgate Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Youngstown State 1 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 13
Softball Cleveland State 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 2
Volleyball Western Michigan/Butler/Eastern Michigan ARC
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo
Softball Cleveland State 4 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 6
Baseball Youngstown State 12 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 4
W Tennis Valpo 1 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Detroit 6
M Soccer Benedictine Brown Field
Apr 12, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Haitian National Team Brown Field
Apr 12, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18, 3:00 p.m. Milwaukee
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 18, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
W Tennis Youngstown State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19
W Tennis Cleveland State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19, 10:00 a.m. Valpo
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 19, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19, 1:00 p.m. Milwaukee
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 19, 2:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Cleveland State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19, 2:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20
Baseball Kalamazoo Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Ohio Northern Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 5:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. Notre Dame
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 5:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26 Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo