Ashleigh Rushing
    Ashleigh Rushing

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Marion, Ill.

    High School:
    Marion

    Height:
    5-7

    Birthdate:
    02/25/1992


    04/17/2014

    Women's Golf picked to finish second in MVC Pre-Championship poll

    Southern also received two first-place votes behind favorite Wichita State.

    04/13/2014

    Salukis tie with Murray State in dual-match at Dalhousie Golf Club on Sunday

    Freshman Xianmei Jin finished in first place after shooting a 76, winning by two strokes.

    04/06/2014

    Salukis come back to win Bradley Invitational for second straight tournament victory

    This is the fourth tournament victory for the Saluki women in 2013-14 and the ninth under SIU head coach Alexis Mihelich in three seasons.

    04/05/2014

    Salukis in third place after the first round of the Bradley Invitational

    Senior Ashleigh Rushing leads the Salukis in a tie for fifth place after shooting a 76.

    03/31/2014

    Women's Golf pulls away for third straight Saluki Invitational victory

    This is the third tournament victory of the 2013-14 season and the eighth in three seasons under head coach Alexis Mihelich.

    03/31/2014

    2014 Saluki Invitational

    Photos from the 2014 Saluki Invitational taken at Hickory Ridge Golf Course, 3.31.14

    2012-13 (Junior): Ranked 16th in the conference in scoring average (79.9)...Second on the team with two par or better rounds...Posted one top-five finish and four top-10 finishes...Competed in all 12 tournaments...Led the team in three tournaments...Posted the low round on the team with a 71...Posted 15 rounds in the 70s.

    2011-12 (Sophomore):
    NGCA All-American Scholar
    Played in all 26 rounds on the season...Finished a season-best 12th of 82 golfers at the Creighton Classic...Placed 20th at the MVC Championships...Posted a 81.6 scoring average...Hit a hole-in-one during a team qualifier at Dalhousie Golf Course in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Aced the par 3, 152 yard hole No. 8 with an 8-iron.

    2010-11 (Freshman):
    NGCA All-American Scholar
    Played in all 10 tournaments for the Salukis in her first season....posted her first top five finish at the Saluki Invitational where she tied with twin sister Cassie for fourth place overall leading the Salukis to their first tournament title since 2008...averaged a 81.1 over 25 rounds...led the Salukis at the Cardinal Classic (9/28) with a 7th place finish where she shot her season low round of 73...finished tied for 45th at the MVC Championships.

    Pre-SIU: Attended Marion High School where she competed at the State meet all four years including a state championship her junior season.... named The Southern Illinoisan Co-Player of the Year with twin sister Cassie in 2009...helped her high school finish fifth at the state tournament...placed seventh at the state tournament as a senior where she shot a 75-76...finished All Conference each of her four years...holds a school record for 9 holes (30 on a par 36).

    Personal: Full name is Ashleigh Brooke Rushing...twin sister of Cassie Rushing...majoring in elementary education...born Feb. 25, 1992 in St. Louis, Mo....daughter of Darron and Carol Rushing...also has a brother and sister who are also twins.

    Sunday, Apr 20
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    Women's Golf Springfield, Ill. All Day at Panther Creek Country Club
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