21-year-old squash player Ashley, from Chesterfield, is a member of the England Squash Academy and is competing on the PSA World Tour. He is ranked No.122 in the world.
Ashley says: "I am a part-time Journalism student at Sheffield Hallam University and I do almost all of my training in Sheffield with three times World Champion Nick Matthew.
"My coaches are David Pearson (Harrogate), Neil Guirey (Sheffield) and John Mullins (Sheffield). Alongside of all of this, I am part of the England Academy, which is based in Manchester and I travel to train over there once a week.
"My goals over the next 12 months are to break top 100 in the world and get closer to top 50, win my maiden title and continue to improve myself as a player and student.
"My Pultimate goals are to become world number one, world champion and be the very best player I can be."