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(Former Basket ball Player, TV personality)

Ashley Underwood is an American basketball player and a former pageant contestant of the Miss USA pageant in 2009. Moreover, she appeared on Survivor: Redemption Island in 2011. She is married to Chris Markwood and the couple is blessed with daughter.

Relationship Facts of Ashley Underwood

Ashley Underwood is married to Chris Markwood.
She is mother of One (London Grace Markwood).
Ashley Underwood is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

When did Ashley Underwood marry?

Ashley Underwood is married to Chris Markwood as of now.

Chris is a former UMaine men’s basketball player and assistant coach. He is a coaching staff at Northeastern University. The couple exchanged vows in 2014.

On December 27, 2014, Ashley announced that she was pregnant with their first child. And the couple welcomed their daughter, London Grace Markwood on July 2, 2015.

Who is Ashley Underwood?

Ashley Underwood is an American basketball player and a former pageant contestant in the Miss USA pageant in 2009. Moreover, she appeared on Survivor: Redemption Island in 2011.

Ashley Underwood: Age, Parent, Siblings, Ethnicity

Ashley was born on February 8, 1985. Her birthplace is Benton, Maine, United States.

She grew up with her family on their farm. Her mother was a businesswoman and manages two businesses. But her parents’ names are not revealed.

Ashley has four siblings. Her younger brother was adopted. Talking about her nationality she is American, she belongs to the English ethnicity.

Education, University

Ashley has her schooling from Cony High School. Likely, she completed her education at the University of Maine. Underwood graduated in the year 2007 with a degree in nursing.

Ashley Underwood: Career, Professional life

Basketball Days

Ashley Underwood is a formal basketball player. She played basketball at her school and was a finalist for the 2003 Miss Maine Basketball award too.

Underwood also received a full-ride basketball scholarship at her university. There she became one of the Black Bears’ top players leading the team in scoring (15.2 ppg).

Furthermore, it finished with being third in the American East Conference in scoring, earning all-conference honors in the process. Ashley closed out her basketball career with 1,195 points.

She was ranked in the Top 10 all-time scorers for the Black Bear woman’s basketball program.

Her professional basketball career started when she signed a contract to play in Geneva, Switzerland. She told that she was the only American on the team at that time. Similarly playing in Europe for a season, she returned to her state of Maine.

Beauty Pageant

Ashley graduated with a degree in nursing in 2007. She formerly worked as a school nurse in MSAD 49 system, serving grades K 12.

Then she participated in the Miss Maine USA contest. And she won it owning the crown of Miss Maine USA 2009 on November 22, 2008.

After that, she also represented Maine in the nationally televised Miss USA 2009 pageant. It was broadcast live from the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on April 19, 2009.

Survivor: Redemption Island

In the year 2011, Underwood appeared on Survivor: Redemption Island, the twenty-second installment of the Survivor TV series. And she led it to the finals.

There, Ashley was the only woman to win more than one individual Immunity Challenge on Redemption Island.

Ashley Underwood: Salary, Net Worth

According to some sources, her net worth is around $400K as of 2022. Other information regarding her earnings is not available.

Ashley Underwood: Rumor and Controversy

Up to now, she hasn’t been in an incident that could create any type of rumors or controversies about her in the media.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Ashley Underwood has an athletic built body standing with a height of 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm). Likely, her weight is 55kg (121lbs).

She has brown dyed blonde colored hair with dark brown eyes.

Social Media

She doesn’t seem to be active on different social media sites like Instagram, and Twitter. and Facebook.


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