3 - Ashley Young
Ashley Young
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Santa Rosa, Calif.
High School: Montgomery HS
Position: Midfield/Forward
UCSB
2003: Ashley Young will play either as a defender or a forward...As a left-footed player, she could be effective as a left-side attacker.

Club/High School
Young played for Santa Rosa United Riptide where she was coached by Dave Schaffer...Also played three seasons for current Gaucho associate head coach Mike Friesen...She played midfield, sweeper and forward for the Riptide...Captained the Riptide for seven years...Attended Montgomery High School in Santa Rosa...In her four-year career, Young had 24 goals and 66 assists at Montgomery HS...Two-time North Bay League Most Valuable Player...Selected First Team All-Empire and All-North Bay League in 2001 and 2002...Team captain in 2001 and 2002...Young helped lead Montgomery to a pair of league titles and two North Coast Section finals.

Personal
Born October 1, 1985 in Santa Rosa, CA...Plans to major in Business Economics...Would someday like to travel the world and own a business...Nicknamed Ash...She was a four-year Scholar Athlete at Montgomery HS...Earned High Honors in mathematics...Daughter of Jeff and Karen Young.