Wyoming ends season 24-8 overall
Wyoming will host Bears on Thursday night
The game is set for 3:30 p.m. MT on Friday
Wyoming advances to semi-finals to face Fresno State
Wyoming enters the tournament as the third seed
Senior (2012-13): A Third Team All-Mountain West selection...started in 32 games while averaging 31.1 minutes per game, which was third on the team...averaged 11.2 points, which was fourth on the team, and 5.2 rebounds, which was third on the team...was also second in blocked shots with 27 (0.8 bpg)...shot 136-308 (.442) from the field and 34-106 (.321) from beyond the arc...in league games, she averaged 11.0 points and 4.8 rebounds per game...shot 71-153 (.464) from the field...ranked sixth in field goal percentage, ninth in blocked shots, 11th three-point field goal percentage, 15th in scoring and 18th in rebounding while in league games, she was eighth in field goal percentage and blocked shots and 18th in scoring...scored 16 points while shooting a season high .875 (7-8) from the field against Air Force (2/27/13)...had a season high ten rebounds while adding seven points against San Diego State (2/20/13)...finished with a season high 21 points plus eight rebounds against Fresno State (1/16/13)...recorded her fifth double-figure scoring game with 18 points and nine rebounds against Montana (12/6/12)...recorded 14 points and two blocked shots against Colorado (11/28/12)...had seven rebounds in 36 minutes against Seton Hall (11/23/12)...finished with 17 points and three boards against Idaho (11/9/12)...recorded double-figures in scoring in 20 of 32 games this season...finished ranked ninth in blocked shots (77),13th in three-point field goal attempts (304) and 15th in three-point field goals made (93) in school history.
Junior (2011-12): An Honorable Mention All-Conference selection...started in all 29 games this season for the Cowgirls...averaged 11.3 points, which was third on the team, and 6.0 rebounds, which was second on the team...shot 121-291 (.416) from the field and 32-110 (.291) from beyond the arc...had 27 blocked shots, which was tied for first on the team, plus 23 steals...in league games, she averaged 10.0 points and 5.5 rebounds per game...had a team high 12 blocked shots in MW play...ranked fifth in minutes (33.9 mpg), ninth in blocked shots (0.9 bpg), 11th in rebounding (6.0 rpg), 12th in field goal percentage (121-291, .416), 14th in scoring (11.3 ppg) and three-point field goal percentage (32-110, .291)...in MW games, she was seventh in minutes played, tenth in blocked shots, 14th in three-point field field goal percentage and rebouding, 15th in scoring...started in her first career game against Utah State (11/11/11)...scored ten points and six rebounds in that game...recorded her first double-double of her career with a career high 26 points and 12 rebounds against Air Force (2/15/12)...was 9-13 (.692) from the field and 6-6 from the free throw line...tied her career high with four blocks against San Diego State (1/24/12)...scored 16 of 19 second half points for the Cowgirls to finish with 24 points against UC Irvine (12/21/11)...recorded 18 points and eight rebounds in 42 minutes against Weber State (12/15/11)...tied that mark with 18 points and eight rebounds against Idaho (12/18/11)...finished with 14 points and eight rebounds while shooting .750 (6-8) from the field against Maryville (12/10/11)...had 13 points and two steals against Northern Iowa (11/25/11)...finished with 13 points and five assists, plus six rebounds against Chadron State (11/17/11)...had 11 points against Denver (11/14/11)...averaged 12 points and seven rebounds to earn All-Tournament Team honors at the LMU-Doubletree Thanksgiving Classic...recorded double-figures in scoring in 20 of 29 games, while leading the team five times in scoring and blocked shots eight times...earned Academic All-Conference honors for the second year in a row.
Redshirt Sophomore (2010-11): Played in 33 games during the season off the bench...averaged 3.8 points and 1.9 rebounds per game in 10.9 minutes...shot 43-117 (.368) from the field, 19-59 (.322) from beyond the arc and 19-25 (.760) from the free throw line...had ten assists and 18 blocked shots...in conference games, she averaged 4.3 points and 0.6 blocks per game, while shooting 23-53 (.434) from the field and 11-33 (.333) from beyond the arc...ranked 14th in blocked shots in league games...in the WNIT game against Portland State (3/16/11), she finished with seven rebounds and four points...recorded her first double-figure game of her career with 11 points against Air Force (2/23/11)...shot 4-8 (.500) from the field and 3-6 (.500) from beyond the arc...followed that up with ten points and three rebounds against UNLV (2/26/11)...had a career high four blocked shots against New Mexico (2/8/11)...recorded six points while shooting 2-3 (.667) from the field against Colorado State (2/5/11)...finished with three blocked shots while adding five rebounds and five points against Air Force (1/22/11)...finished with nine points while shooting 3-4 (.750) from the field against Colorado State (1/5/11)...had six points and five rebounds while shooting 2-3 (.667) from beyond the arc against Wisconsin (12/15/10)...finished with nine points while shooting 3-5 (.600) from beyond the arc against Creighton (11/20/10)...had seven points, while bringing down a season high eight rebounds against Dickinson State (11/15/10)...scored seven points against Denver (11/12/10)...led the team in blocked shots seven times...earned Academic All-MW honors.
Sophomore (2009-10): Suffered a knee injury in the Cowgirls first exhibition game that kept her out the entire season...had two points, two rebounds and two blocked shots in the Cowgirls first exhibition game against Adams State (11/2/09).
Freshman (2008-09): Saw action in 18 games in her first season off the bench...averaged 1.9 points and one rebound per game in 7.9 minutes...played in her first regular season game against North Dakota (11/20/08)...scored a season high eight points and four rebounds in that game...followed that up with five rebounds and two assists in 21 minutes against Gonzaga (11/23/08)...tied her season high with eight points, while shooting 2-2 (1.00) from beyond the arc against TCU (1/21/09)...had six points, while shooting 2-3 (.667) from beyond the arc against Oregon (11/29/08)...finished with seven points in 14 minutes of play against Idaho State (12/6/08)...played 17 minutes in the second exhibition game against Metro State (11/7/08)...finished with four points, three assists and two rebounds...saw her first action as a Cowgirl against UC-Colorado Springs (11/4/08)...recorded 13 points and four rebounds in 22 minutes.
High School: A two-time First Team All-Conference and All-District selection at Crestwood High School in Cresco, Iowa...was also named First Team All-State by both the media and coaches two years in a row...averaged 18.9 points, 9.4 rebounds and 5.2 blocks her senior year and was selected to play in the Iowa select All-Star game...during her junior year, she averaged 19 points and 8.4 rebounds while helping her team to a 19-8 record and in to the second round of the 3A State playoffs...was coached by her father, Doug...a talented athlete, she also earned letters in both track and field and softball...her honors include a First Team All-Conference and Honorable Mention All-State in softball, while winning the 2008 State Indoor high jump championship...an excellent student, she was a member of the National Honor Society and on the honor roll.
Personal: Full name is Ashley Ann Sickles...born May 11, 1990 in Algona, Iowa...the daughter of Doug and Marcia Sickles...has two siblings, Madison and Emily...currently majoring in elementary education.