CheckMate Ashley
Favorite song? Michael Jackson: The Way You Make Me Feel
Favorite subject in school? Anatomy and Physiology
Favorite ice cream flavor? Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
Your very best feature or characteristic? Best Feature would have to be my smile and freckles. Best characteristic is my personality and sense of humor along with funny facial expressions.
Strongest talent? I am fortunate to have a natural sense of rhythm, which is very helpful in dancing, singing, and playing drums (I enjoy all of these activities!)
Free time activity? I am very busy so typically when I do have some leisure time I catch up on house work and enjoy going out on a date with my husband to dinner and a movie!
If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go? I would enjoy going to Paris, sight seeing and learning the culture; but I will never turn down going somewhere tropical!
Favorite color? I honestly love all colors but my two favorite colors are pink and blue
If you could be any animal, which one and why? When I was a kid I wanted to be a dinosaur, now I think I would want to be a giraffe, tall and lean and I love the pattern of their coat
Favorite sport to watch? My favorite sports to watch are wrestling (the real kind, not fake, like NCAA) and HOCKEY! Fight, Fight, Fight!
Favorite sport to play? Cheerleading because it is a sport, haha
If you had to be stranded on a deserted island with one person? It would definitely have to be my husband because he has great survival skills
Furthest you have traveled? Cozumel, Mexico, twice
Weirdest thing to ever happen to you? Sometimes I can predict the song that is going to be played on the radio next
Favorite cereal? Cocoa Krispies
Are you creative in any way? Working with color combinations comes naturally for me; I’ve been told that I’m good at that
Why be a CheckMate? I love to dance, it is my passion. I also love bringing smiles to faces and helping others, being a CheckMate I get to do all those things!
Favorite memory since becoming a CheckMate? Opening night. It was the first time on the ice with an arena full of fans, dancing with Chubby and Cubby, and hearing the fans cheering.
If you could be a cartoon character, who and why? I think my personality would mostly fit between Goofy and the Tasmanian Devil
Least favorite chore? Dusting. I mean really does the dust have to return so quickly?
Favorite way to exercise? Dancing with some weight lifting and boxing classes at Title Boxing
Favorite quote? “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” –Eleanor Roosevelt
Hardest thing you've ever done? Going to nursing school. I have gone twice once for my LPN degree then went back for my RN degree
If you could meet anyone, living or dead? Three of my grandparents. I only had one grandparent growing up