Floridian duo have standout performances in at Gulf Coast Showcse
Floridan duo have standout performances in at Gulf Coast Showcse
Washington Continues Dominance of George Mason With 16 Points, 11 Rebounds
Colonials Down Spiders, 62-47
Chase Posts First Double-Double to Lead Colonials to 14th Straight Win
Women's Basketball vs. Florida Gulf Coast 12/3/15
George Washington v Gonzaga
George Washington v George Mason
George Washington v Fordham
George Washington v Dayton
JUNIOR YEAR (2015-16)
Saw action in all 33 games and made 18 starts as a junior ... Led the Colonials with 32 three-pointers ... Shot 30.8 percent (32-for-104) from long distance ... Ranked second on the team with 56 assists on the season ... Averaged 3.5 points in 18.3 minutes per game on the year ... Averaged 4.0 points, 2.3 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 16 A-10 games ... Shot 33.3 percent from long distance against league opponents, with 18 three-pointers in 54 attempts ... Scored a career-high 15 points and connected on all five of her 3-point attempts in the season opener against Grambling State, matching the second-best perfect game in program history (Nov. 14) ... Grabbed a career-high seven rebounds and hit a pair of 3-pointers in a career-best 33 minutes at Dayton (Jan. 10) ... Matched her career high with 15 points and five 3-pointers (in seven attempts) at Davidson (Jan. 27) ... Followed with 14 points on 3-of-4 treys against Saint Louis (Jan. 31) ... Shot 66.7 percent (10-for-15) from 3-point range over three games from Jan. 22-31 ... Dished out a season-high five assists against Dayton (Feb. 14) ... Matched her career high with three steals in the regular-season finale at George Mason (Feb. 27) ... Scored nine points on 3-of-5 from long distance against George Mason in the A-10 quarterfinals (March 4) ... Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List ... A Veteran Leader in GW's Student-Athlete Leadership Academy. SOPHOMORE YEAR (2014-15)
Saw action in all 33 games and made 24 starts as a sophomore ... Led the Colonials with 51 three-pointers, making her the 20th Colonial ever with more than 50 treys in a season ... Ranked 15th in the A-10 with a .352 shooting percentage (51-for-145) from long distance ... Ranked fifth on the team with 62 assists on the season ... Averaged 6.1 points on 36.6 percent shooting (68-for-186) in 19.2 minutes per game ... Increased her scoring average by 4.1 points while seeing her playing time more than double from her freshman season ... Scored nine points on three three-pointers and pulled down a career-high five rebounds in the season opener at Florida Gulf Coast (Nov. 14) ... Scored 12 points on a career-high four three-pointers and added five rebounds in her first career start against Georgetown (Dec. 9) ... Recorded eight points and six assists at Loyola (Dec. 28) and Massachusetts (Jan. 18) ... Tallied 12 points on four treys against Davidson (Feb. 5) and at Saint Louis (Feb. 11) ... Scored 11 points on three three-pointers against Gonzaga in the NCAA Tournament (March 20). FRESHMAN YEAR (2013-14)
Saw action in 27 games in her rookie campaign and averaged 2.0 points, 0.7 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 8.6 minutes per contest ... Recorded 13 points on three three-pointers in five attempts and added five assists in 21 minutes in her collegiate debut against Jackson State (Nov. 9) ... Tallied four assists in a career-high 23 minutes against Jacksonville State (Dec. 1) ... Dished out a career-high six assists against Bluefield State (Dec. 31) ... Scored eight points in 10 minutes, including seven straight down the stretch to seal the win at Massachusetts (Jan. 29).
Named the 2013 Class 3A State Player of the Year by the Florida Association of Basketball Coaches (FABC), the Florida Athletic Coaches Association (FACA) and the Florida Dairy Farmers Association ... Also a McDonald's All-America nominee and one of eight finalists for Florida Miss Basketball and Florida Queen of the Court in 2013 ... Averaged 22.5 points, 5.2 assists and 4.2 rebounds during her senior year at Father Lopez Catholic High School ... Shot 60 percent from the field on the year and 88 percent from the foul line and made 87 three-pointers ... Named First-Team All-State by the FABC and FACA, First-Team All-Central Florida by the Orlando Sentinel and First-Team All-Area by the Daytona Beach News Journal ... Led the Green Waves to the 2013 Class 3A State title ... Also named 2013 Class 3A District Player of the Year and team MVP ... Averaged 21.4 points, 5.7 assists and 3.0 steals as a junior, leading the Volusia and Flagler County region in all three categories ... Also recorded area bests with 67 three-pointers and an .820 free throw percentage ... Earned First-Team All-State, District MVP and All-America Honorable Mention by The Sporting News as a junior ... Scored 2,598 points and made 324 three-pointers in her career at Father Lopez ... First player ever in Central Florida with 300 career triples ... A member of the National Honor Society and the French Honor Society ... Participated in Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Best Buddies and Special Olympics.
Shannon Nicole Cranshaw ... Born Oct. 18, 1994, in Ormond Beach, Fla. ... The youngest of four children to Maureen and Todd Cranshaw ... Has a brother, Sean, and two sisters, Kaitlyn and Keara ... Majoring in organizational sciences ... Aspires to be a neurosurgeon.
|Points||15 -||3x, Last vs. Davidson (1/15/17)|
|Minutes||33 -||at Dayton (1/10/16)|
|Field Goals Made||5 -||2x, Last at Davidson (1/27/16)|
|Field Goals Attempted||15 -||at #15/10 Stanford (11/21/15)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Made||5 -||2x, Last at Davidson (1/27/16)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Attempted||12 -||at Massachusetts (1/21/17)|
|Free Throws Made||4 -||2x, Last at Rhode Island (1/15/15)|
|Free Throws Attempted||6 -||vs. Jackson State (11/9/13)|
|Rebounds||7 -||at Dayton (1/10/16)|
|Assists||6 -||3x, Last at Massachusetts (1/18/15)|
|Blocks||1 -||10x, Last vs. Dayton (2/12/17)|
|Steals||3 -||3x, Last at George Mason (2/27/16)|
Women's Basketball Alums Ink Pro Deals
WASHINGTON - A pair of George Washington women's basketball alums have signed contracts and will head overseas this fall to begin their professional careers.
Women's Basketball Reveals Non-Conference Schedule
WASHINGTON - The George Washington women's basketball team will compete at the prestigious Paradise Jam over Thanksgiving in the U.S. Virgin Islands and...
Jones Named WNBA All-Star Game Starter
In just her second professional season, former GW star Jonquel Jones has earned a starting role in the 2017 WNBA All-Star Game, which will be played July 22 ...
Women's Basketball Adds Christina Richardson to Staff
WASHINGTON - George Washington women's basketball head coach Jennifer Rizzotti has announced the addition of Christina Richardson to the Colonials' staff as ...
Raise High 'Cast: Gregg Ritchie and Jennifer Rizzotti
Ritchie and Rizzotti discuss their extensive experience working with US National Teams
Women’s Basketball’s Tapias Provides a Helping Hand
As a collegiate point guard, rising senior Camila Tapias is used to dishing out assists, facilitating set plays and connecting dots on the offensive end of...
Women's Basketball's Farmer Filled with Hometown Pride at Summer Internship
Also walking the corridors of Mayor Jim Kenney's office this summer was rising senior guard and Philadelphia native Mia Farmer. The Cardinal O'Hara graduate ...
Women's Basketball's Matthews Enjoying Summer in Politics
A quick glance at Jada Matthews' resume makes it quite clear that she has worked very hard in the classroom since arriving at GW as a freshman in 2014.