12 Ashlyn Baird
12 Ashlyn Baird
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Boone, N.C.
High School: Watauga HS
Position: F
Major: Biology

2010-11: Saw action in 24 contests with 19 starts as a junior ... Averaged 8.9 points and 4.3 rebounds per game fo finish second on the team in each category ... Tallied 25 assists, 20 three-pointers made and 12 steals on the year ... Reached double figures in scoring nine times including a career-high 22 points against Eastern Mennonite (Feb. 18).

2009-10: Played in 21 games, starting one her sophomore season ... Averaged 4.3 points and 1.2 rebounds per contest ... Also tallied 22 three-pointers made, 10 assists and four steals on the year ... Scored a season-high 17 points against Eastern Mennonite (Jan. 8).

2008-09: As a freshman, played in 16 games ... Averaged 2.8 points per contest and had 10 three-pointers made, seven rebounds, four steals and three assists on the year ... Tallied a season-high 13 points at Hollins (Jan. 13).

Emory & Henry: A member of Cardinal Key, Alpha Beta Chi sorority and the Up 'Til Dawn Committee ... A Dean's List honoree and a member of the All-ODAC Academic Team.

High School:  A four-year letterwinner at Watauga High School ... Was selected as an all-conference player and won MVP honors twice for the Pioneers' Holiday Tournament ... Also lettered four years in soccer ... Played AAU basketball for the Watauga Storm and the Avery Blizzards and was a member of teams that placed third and second in state tournaments.

Getting to know Ashlyn Baird

Favorite part of Emory & Henry: "Getting to know everyone and gaining a tight-knit family."
Hardest part about basketball: "Practices that occur before noon."
Favorite aspect of basketball: "Team meals"
Favorite sport to play other than basketball: "Soccer"
What's on your iPod right now: "Country, Glee"
Dream job: "To be a taste-tester at Olive Garden or a physician's assistant"
In 10 years I could see myself:
"Married to J.J. Redick"
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go?:
Favorite restaurant:
"Olive Garden"

Career Highs
Points: 22 - at Eastern Mennonite - Feb. 18, 2011
Rebounds: 9 - at Randolph-Macon - Jan. 8, 2011
Assists: 4 - twice (most recently, vs. Bridgewater - Jan. 15, 2011)