Is a two-sport athlete at UConn as she is a member of the women's soccer team...red-shirted two seasons due to two ACL injuries...
Competed in the mile at the Crowell Invite... took second place in the 800m at the Sorlein Invite with a time of 2:16.65...also competed at the Penn State Nationals Invitational. Outdoor: Competed in the 800m at the Brown Invitational.
Member of the Connecticut Olympic Development Program (ODP) state team and a four-year letter winner at East Windsor High School...All-State honoree 2003-05 and All-Conference 2002-05 for soccer... named to the Academic All-State team in 2005...also named All-Conference in basketball and track... 2005 Valedictorian of East Windsor High School.
Ashley is the daughter of James and Diane O'Brien...an exploratory major...born May 23, 1987.