AURORA, N.Y. – Senior Ashley Roser (Taberg, N.Y.) of the Wells College women's basketball team was selected to the 2013-14 Preseason All-American Honorable Mention list by Women's DIII News. The announcement, made in the October 2013 issue of the newsletter, also tabbed Roser as the preseason North Eastern Athletic Conference Player of the Year.
En route to earning 2012-13 North Eastern Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Year merits, Roser led the Wells College women's basketball team to the playoffs in only their third year of existence. Roser scored her 1,000th career point against the Saxons of Alfred University on Nov. 28, 2012 while securing her 1,000th career rebound on Feb. 10 of this year. She was also able to set the program's single-game scoring mark of 39 total points against the Wildcats of SUNY Institute of Technology, also on Feb. 10.
Roser racked up a double-double across 24 of her 26 games played and boasts 61 career double-doubles in 71 total games played across her three-year playing career. She has recorded at least 10 points in her past 34 games and has failed to reach double-digit point totals in only two of her 71 career games played. She has also recorded double-digit rebound totals in all but only eight career games.
Following the season, Roser claimed the NCAA Division III statistical championship after racking up 16.7 rebounds per game across a 26 game schedule, placing first amongst all qualifying NCAA Division III women's basketball players nationwide. Roser also finished the year ranking second with 24 double-doubles, third in triple-doubles with one, 10th in points per game with 21.2 and 14th with an average of 2.77 blocked shots per game.
Across her career, Roser has been feted by several different organizations for her performance across the prior women's basketball season. Women's DIII News listed Roser as an Honorable Mention after drawing D3Hoops.com 2013 Women's All-East Region Second Team for her accomplishments across the season prior. Additionally, Women's DIII News has listed her as a Preseason All-American Honorable Mention for the fourth-straight season.
Roser currently holds the single-game program records in points scored (39), field goals made (13, 2/10/13 at SUNYIT), field goals attempted (2x, 29, vs. Morrisville St., 11/23/10; at Cazenovia, 12/1/10), free throws made (17, vs. Cazenovia, 1/22/11), free throws attempted (19, vs. Cazenovia, 1/22/11), free throw percentage (1.000, 3x, most recently 13-13, at SUNYIT, 2/10/13), most rebounds (31, vs. Penn St.-Berks, 2/13/11), and most blocked shots (10, at Cazenovia, 1/30/13).
For her career, Roser ranks at the top of the program record book in many statistical categories, including points (1,471), scoring average (20.7), field goals made (508), field goals attempted (1,157), free throws made (439), free throws attempted (599), rebounds (1,063), rebounding average (15.0), assists (168), blocked shots (199), blocked shots average (2.8), steals (136), games started (65) and minutes played (2,431).
In single-season rankings, Roser has led the team in numerous categories including points (551, 2012-13), scoring average (21.9, 2010-11), field goals made (199, 2012-13), field goals attempted (459, 2010-11), free throws made (162, 2010-11), free throws attempted (225, 2010-11), rebounds (433, 2012-13), rebounding average (16.7, 2012-13), blocked shots (84, 2010-11), blocked shots average (3.4, 2011-12), steals average (2.5, 2011-12) and minutes played average (35.5, 2010-11).
Wells opens their fourth season as a varsity program Friday, Nov. 15 as they face-off against Brockport St. in an 8:00 p.m. road contest.
July 9, 2014 57 Student-Athletes Earn NEAC Scholar-Athlete Honors
March 17, 2014 Roser Selected To D3Hoops.com First Team East Region Squad
March 1, 2014 NEAC Women's Basketball Championship Preview
February 26, 2014 Wells To Compete At NEAC Women's Basketball Championship
February 25, 2014 Roser Claims Second Consecutive NEAC Player of the Year Award
February 24, 2014 Roser Earns 16th NEAC Student-Athlete of the Week Award
February 23, 2014 Women’s Basketball Drops Season Finale, Looks Ahead To Playoffs
February 22, 2014 Women's Basketball Clinches First-Ever NEAC North Division Title
February 19, 2014 Roser Nets 2,000th Career Point vs. Morrisville St.
February 16, 2014 Women’s Basketball Wins Seventh-Straight Game
February 14, 2014 Program Records Set In 78-71 Women’s Basketball Victory
February 10, 2014 Wells College Athletics To Stream Select Athletic Contests
February 10, 2014 Roser Selected As Co-Student-Athlete of the Week
February 8, 2014 Roser Sets NEAC Career Scoring Record In 77-49 Win
February 4, 2014 Late Offensive Charge Propels Women’s Basketball To 72-64 Win
February 1, 2014 Roser’s Double-Double Elevates Women’s Basketball To Victory
January 28, 2014 Team Effort Lifts Women’s Basketball To 10th Victory
January 25, 2014 Roser’s 35 Points Power Women’s Basketball Past Cazenovia
January 22, 2014 Women’s Basketball Drops Hard-Fought Tilt Versus SUNYIT
January 17, 2014 Strong Second Half Not Enough In 67-58 Loss To Lancaster Bible
January 14, 2014 Achzet, Roser Tandem Lead Women’s Basketball To 68-62 Victory
January 13, 2014 Erkson, Reserves Power Women’s Basketball Past Penn College
January 11, 2014 Women’s Basketball Downs Penn St.-Abington, 60-47
January 7, 2014 Women’s Basketball Battles Keystone To 77-75 Non-Conference Loss
January 5, 2014 Women's Basketball Posts First Victory Of 2014
December 10, 2013 New Game Dates Announced for Men’s and Women’s Basketball
December 7, 2013 Strong Shooting, Board Play Lifts Women’s Basketball
December 4, 2013 Roser Nets 21st Straight Double-Double In Loss To Keuka
December 2, 2013 Roser Powers Women’s Basketball Past Hilbert
December 2, 2013 Roser Secures 13th Career NEAC Student-Athlete of the Week Award
November 25, 2013 Women's Basketball Earns First NEAC Victory Over Cazenovia
November 21, 2013 Women’s Basketball Tripped Up By D’Youville, 65-62
November 19, 2013 Women’s Basketball Overwhelmed By Alfred, 88-58
November 18, 2013 Roser Draws 12th Career NEAC Student-Athlete of the Week Award
November 16, 2013 Roser Passes 1,500 Point Plateau In 55-45 Win Over Bard
November 15, 2013 Halftime Lead Slips Away In 66-57 Loss To Brockport St.
November 15, 2013 2013-14 Wells College Women's Basketball Preview