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Ashley Rininger

Class: R-Sophomore
Position: F/C
Height: 6-4

Previous School: GlenOak HS

Hometown: Canton, Ohio

2012-13 (R-Fr.)
• Made the Big South All-Freshman Team and finished second in the voting for Big South Freshman of the Year
• Named Big South Freshman of the Week three times (Dec. 3, Jan. 14 and Feb. 18)
• Led the Lady Flames and finished seventh in the Big South with 1.2 bpg
• Third on the team in both scoring (6.9 ppg) and rebounding (6.4 rpg)
• Scored in double figures for the first of 10 times on Nov. 16, totaling 10 points against Grambling State in a Preseason WNIT triumph
• Her career-high 17 points versus UNC Asheville on Jan. 5 were the most by a Liberty freshman since Reagan Miller's 23 points against Charleston Southern on Feb. 11, 2012
• That game started a stretch of seven out of eight contests where she scored in double digits
• For the season, Liberty was 10-0 when Rininger scored 10 or more points
• Recorded her first of three double-doubles on Jan. 10 at Charleston Southern, featuring 14 points and 10 boards
• Also blocked a career-high five shots at Charleston Southern, marking the most rejections by a Lady Flame since Katie Feenstra's six blocks against Winthrop on Feb. 28, 2005
• Notched back-to-back double-doubles against Longwood (16 points, 12 rebounds on Jan. 26) and Campbell (13 points, 10 rebounds on Jan. 31)
• Played a key role in the Big South Championship title game victory over Longwood (March 10), contributing 10 points and seven rebounds off of the bench
• Made her first career start during the NCAA Tournament matchup against Purdue (March 24), pulling down a career-best 13 rebounds
• Earned a spot on the Big South Presidential Honor Roll

2011-12 (Fr.)
• Did not appear in a single game in 2011-12 and was redshirted
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll member

Prep
• Graduated from GlenOak High School
• Honorable mention All-Ohio Division I selection as both a junior and senior
• Also earned first team All- Federal League, all-district and All-Stark County recognition both years
• Averaged 13.7 ppg and 11.2 rpg as a junior
• Senior season statistics included 14.6 ppg and 9.9 rpg
• Garnered first team Academic All-County laurels as a senior, thanks to a GPA above 4.0

Personal
• Daughter of Michael Rininger and Joyce Rininger
• Sister of Cody Rininger (21)
• Birthday is April 15
• Criminal justice major who aspires to be an FBI agent