16 Under Armour Blue - Assistant Coach
Coach Fun Facts
- Loves spicy food
- Has three dogs
- Was a 6-rotation middle (HS and college)
- Favorite holiday is Christmas
- Has played volleyball in 12 states
This season (2020-2021) Ashlee Pinson is the assistant coach for Roots Volleyball’s second 16s team – 16 Under Armour Blue.
Ashlee was born in Wichita Falls, Texas and graduated from Leander High School. During her time as a Lady Lion she was named Most Outstanding Hitter and ranked third in central Texas in kills per set (5.1) while also racking up 148 blocks in a single season.
Ashlee played collegiately at Texas State University and earned numerous accolades including Delta Zeta Classic All-Tournament Team (2013), All-Western Athletic Conference Second Team (2012), WAC All-Academic (2012), Texas A&M Invitational All- Tournament Team honors (2012), Lamar Invitational All-Tournament Team (2012), Southland Conference All-Tournament Team (2011), Hampton Inn Bama Bash All-Tournament Team (2011) and Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Week (8/29/11). She earned her degree in Elementary Education from TSU.
While at Texas State University she served as a student assistant for the volleyball team and assisted with middle blockers. She followed her time coaching at TSU as the assistant coach for Tarleton State’s volleyball program. Ashlee has coached club volleyball for the past 9 seasons (12U-17U).
Ashlee is a 1st grade teacher for Leander ISD. She has been married to her husband, Jordan, for 3 years and they reside in Leander, Texas. This will be her first season with the Roots Volleyball family.