Stewart's Personal Bests Indoor 55m 7.58 2005 60m 8.94 2008 400m 1:02.07 2006 800m 2:56.72 2005 Outdoor 100m hurdles 14.79 2008 400m 1:01.27 2006 400m Hurdles 1:06.02 2006 Cross Country 27:09 2005
2008 Outdoor: Stewart was only able to compete in two meets during the outdoor track and field season...She participated in the 100m hurdles for the Tigers...At the Ole Miss Invitational she recorded a 100m hurdles time of 14.79 in the preliminaries...At the 2008 C-USA Outdoor Championships, she ran a 15.28 in the preliminaries.
2008 Indoor: Stewart competed in six meets during the indoor track and field season...She participated in the 55m hurdles, the 60m hurdles and the 400m dash for the Tigers...At the Arkansas State Invitational, she set a season best mark in the 400m dash with a time of 1:04.01 finishing in tenth place. She also took sixth in the 55m hurdles registering a time of 8.60...At the SEMO Invitational, Stewart set a season best time in the 55m hurdles logging a fifth place time of 8.46...At the 2008 C-USA Indoor Championships, she set a career best mark while competing in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.94.
2007 Outdoor: Redshirted 2007 outdoor season.
2007 Indoor: Competed in one meet during indoor season.
2006 Outdoor: Won the 400-meter hurdles at the Lee Calhoun Memorial with a personal-best time of 1:06.02 ... Finished sixth in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:06.69 at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... Set a new PR in the 400 meters at the Bulldog Invitational, turning in a 1:01.27.
2006 Indoor: Finished third in the 400-meters at the McDonalds Invitational with a personal best time of 1:02:07.
2005 Cross Country: Ran in three meets for the U of M as she trained with the cross country team to aid in her preparation for the spring track seasons...Ran a 22:27 in the 4K Belmont Opener...Logged a time of 26:51 (3mi.) at the Memphis Twilight Classic...Recorded a time of 27:09 (5K) Rhodes Invitational.
2005 Outdoor: Participated in seven meets, running primarily the 400m hurdles...Placed fourth in the 400m hurdles at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational with a personal-best time of 1:07.04...Also ran the 400m at the Lee Calhoun Memorial, finishing ninth (1:02.92)...Finished third in the 400m hurdles at the Mississippi Open with a time of 1:08.45...Ran a 1:07.38 in the 400m hurdles at C-USA Championships.
2005 Indoor: Competed in just two meets during her first indoor season...Ran the 55m dash and 800m at the Saluki Booster Invitational, recording times of 7.58 and 2:56.72, respectively...Logged a time of 1:05.71 in the 400m at the EIU Friday Night Special...
ACADEMICS: She has been a member of the Tiger 3.0 Club for three semesters.
PREP: Attended McClellan H.S...Lettered four years in track and cheerleading and three years in volleyball...Was a captain in track and cheerleading in each of her four years...Ran primarily the 300m hurdles...Set a McClellan High and Oil Belt Relays record in the 300 hurdles with a time of 45.91...Won the 2004 Arkansas state championship in the 300 hurdles...Named to the All-City and All-State track teams...Also named an All-American cheerleader...Was President of her senior class, FBLA historian, yearbook editor and a member of the National Honors Society, while also graduating with honors...Track coach was Joe Green.
PERSONAL: Born in Little Rock, Ark., on December 11, 1985...Full name is Ashley Nicole Stewart...Major is Education...Nickname is Nikki...Chose Memphis because she wanted to visit a new place and see a different city and thought Memphis had those qualities along with a good track program.