Ashley Branch

Ashley Branch
Season(s) Played with the Divas: 2015-2016
Other Experience: 2011-2014 (Baltimore Nighthawks)
Jersey Number: 34
Position: DL/OL
Age: 28
Height: 6-2
Weight: 275
Hometown: Baltimore, MD
High School: Baltimore City College HS (MD)
College: University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
Occupation: Revenue Field Auditor, Maryland Comptroller

Ashley Branch Q&A

Who is your biggest supporter?
My family.
Who is your favorite NFL player? Why?
Ray Lewis…he was a strong leader and a hard hitter.
What is your favorite food?
How would you describe yourself in three words?
Athletic, artistic, geek!
What are your lifetime aspirations?
To own a profitable design/photography business.
What was the first sport you ever played?
How did you hear about women’s football?
One of my former basketball teammates sent me an invite.
What was your biggest adjustment to playing women’s football?
Mastering the three-point stance and staying low.
If you could play any position, which one would you choose? Why?
Middle linebacker…they are the heart of the defense and are in position to make tough tackles.
Why do you play women’s football?
I can legally hit people and get praised for it!