Dillon Ayers and Ashley Beza Earn National Strength And Conditioning Association All-American Status
Ayers and Beza were two of the 229 collegiate and high-school athletes recognized by the NSCA.
As a Junior (2009): Played in all the team's 14 games ... finished with a career-high in ground balls for a season with 21 ... had 3 ground balls in four different games ...caused 6 turnovers ... he had 1 point on the season on an assist in a win over Siena (March 17).
As A Sophomore (2008): Played in 13 games ... assisted on the go-ahead goal in the Red Storm's victory over Fairfield (April 26) for his first career helper ... took two shots on the season, against Loyola (March 15) and Fairfield ... caused three turnovers ... collected four ground balls.
As A Freshman (2007): Saw time against Bucknell (Feb. 18), Bellarmine (Feb. 24), Loyola (Md.) (March 17), Hobart (April 21) and Fairfield (April 29) ... scooped up first collegiate ground ball at Loyola.
Before St. John's: Holds the Kilbourne High School record for most defensive goals ... two-time team defensive most valuable player ... a two-time all-state selection, earning second team honors in 2006 and third team accolades in 2005 ... also a two-time All-Midwest honoree, with second team nods in 2005 and 2006 ... helped Kilbourne to appearing in the state finals (2005) and state quarterfinals (2006) ... also lettered in football, wrestling and track ... holds the school record for tackles in a season (101, 2005) and for blocked field goals (4) ... was a member of the student council.
Off The Field: Reggie Fisher Davis ... born in Worthington, Ohio ... son of Reggie and Shellee Davis ... has a sister, Brittany, (23) who works for the Charlotte Bobcats ... a finance major ... eats peanut butter and jelly sandwiches before each game ... listens to all types of music from Lil' Wayne to Linkin Park on his iPod on game day ... his favorite place at St. John's is the Montgoris Dining Hall.
Davis Up Close
Favorite TV show: "Entourage."
Favorite Movie: "Friday."
Favorite Music: Lupe Fiasco and N.E.R.D. albums.
Favorite Food: Steak and macaroni and cheese.
Career Highs: Assists - 1, two times, most recent at Siena (3/17/09)
Ground balls - 3, four times, most recent vs. Hobart (4/17/09)
First Assist: 4/26/08, vs. Fairfield