Ashley Stroehlein joined WCNC Charlotte as a sports anchor and reporter in August 2019.
For five years, Ashley was the weekend sports anchor at WBTV. Ashley is also a sideline reporter at Conference USA games for the NFL Network and the pit reporter for Bristol Motor Speedway’s Cup, Xfinity and Truck series races. Ashley also works with the Charlotte Knights and Charlotte Checkers as an in-game host for both teams.
The world of athletics has played a significant role in Ashley’s life. As a four-sport star in high school, she earned All-District Honors in basketball, volleyball, softball, track and cross country. She was named the Virginia High School Scholar-Athlete of the Year in 2006 and graduated as her school’s valedictorian.
Ashley graduated with honors from Radford University, majoring in mathematics. She moved to North Carolina to teach secondary math and coach basketball and track. However, her passion for sports led her to decide to return to school to study broadcasting.
Ashley’s work as an anchor and storyteller has earned her many industry honors. Most notably, she is a three-time recipient of the prestigious Gracie Award, which recognizes exemplary programming created by, for and about women in all facets of media and entertainment.