Feb. 7, 2007
Dallas Texans 89 Red
Newman Smith High School
Born: May 23, 1989
Honors/Statistics: ODP National, Regional, and State teams...Two year starter for Newman Smith HS...Two time first team all-district...2006 US Youth Soccer Region III and State Cup Champion with the Dallas Texans 89 Red...Member of the National Junior Honor Society.
Chris Huston on Gowda: "Ashley is an exceptional central midfielder that is crafty, creative and very dangerous. She brings a great deal of knowledge with her as she has had various experiences with the National, Regional and State ODP programs. Ashley has had the privilege of playing with and against some of the best players in the nation. We are excited that Ashley will continue her athletic and academic career here at Rice."
Gowda on Rice: "Rice has offered me the perfect college experience. Academically it is second to none, athletically the soccer program is very competitive, and I feel very much at home with the incoming players and the coaches."