Ashton, Stringer represent one-third of league's all-academic team
Tor Gach leads the way
Women finish 5th at Ragin Cajuns Invitational
Taylor Ashton led the way for the LA Tech men's cross country team with a first place finish in Natchitoches
Ashton claims league honor after leading Bulldogs to team title
2012: Ran 20:17 in the four mile Mook 4 (9/15)... Ran 22:49 in the McNeese Invitation (9/29) ... Finished 11th with a time of 16:01 in the Demon Invitational (10/19)... Finished the WAC Championships in 28:11 (10/27).
High School:Graduated from Benton High School in 2010 ... Lettered in football, wrestling, cross country and track and field ... Received all-state honors in track in 2007 and in cross country in 2009 ... Team finished third in the state in 2010 ... Coached by Frank Trammell.
Personal:Taylor Scott Ashton ... Son of Cliff and Karen Ashton ... Born on Sept. 8, 1991 in Fort Worth, Texas ... Has one sister, Heather ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Louisiana-Monroe.