College of the Ozarks Head Women’s Basketball Coach Becky Vest is pleased to announce the commitment of Branson native Ashley Forrest. The 5’9 guard is the first commitment for the 2016-17 season. Ashley was a 2015 First Team All-District performer as well as a Second Team COC All-Conference selection. Forrest also excelled on the softball diamond where she was named Second Team COC All-Conference and was a two-time All-District selection. She averaged 13.3 PPG, 6 RPG, & 4 APG her junior season. Ashley led the Lady Pirate basketball team to a share of the always competitive Central Ozark Conference championship and a District Runner-up finish last season. Ashley’s older brothers Dustin and Ryan played baseball for the Bobcats.
The Lady Bobcats have two seniors for the 2015-16 season: Brandy Uchtman and Jordan Graham.
Photo of Forrest: Jordan Burton, KY3/Ozarks Sports Zone