Wyoming's Elliott Named MWC Women's Basketball Player of the Week

Feb. 3, 2003


Wyoming guard Ashley Elliott was named Mountain West Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week, marking her first career award.

A 5-7 sophomore from Flagstaff, Ariz. (Sinagua HS), Elliott led the Cowgirls to a 69-64 overtime victory vs. Colorado State by scoring a career-high 24 points, including seven of the team's 10 points in the extra period. She shot 57.1 percent from the field (8-of-14), 50 percent (4-of-8) from three-point territory and was perfect from the free throw line (4-of-4). She also added six rebounds and three assists. Elliott currently ranks third in the MWC for free throw percentage at 86.4 and is Wyoming's second-leading scorer at 11.4 points per contest.