Ashley Murray: Freshman Basketball Rookie


Erica Nealon, Staff Writer

Q: What position do you play?

A: I’m a shooting guard.

Q: Why did you start playing?

A: I started playing because I liked having an extended family and that what a basketball team becomes.

Q: How long have you been playing?

A: I’ve been playing since I was ten.

Q: Where are you from?

A: I’m from Dunmore, PA.

Q: How do you motivate yourself before a big game?

A: Before big games I listen to a lot of music and think about the reasons I play the game to pump me up.

Q: Why did you decide to bring your talents to Marywood?

A: I chose Marywood because I like being close to home and I already had friendships with girls on the team prior to coming to MU.

Q: How did you decide on your major?

A: I chose Spanish as my major because I love the language and culture.

Q: What other activities do you like to participate in?

A: I also enjoy running.

Q: What kind of lessons have you learned through playing a sport?

A: Through sports I have learned dedication and time management. I have also learned how to emerge and be a leader.

Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

A: In five years I see myself with a career in Spanish and continuing classes for my masters.