Annual GW Commencement on National Mall Punctuates Collegiate Experience
Colonials Finish 14-16 with Most Wins since 2009
Colonials Advance to Face Top-Seeded Dayton in Quarterfinals on Saturday
No. 8 Colonials Take on No. 9 Richmond in First Round on Friday at 11:30 a.m
Colonials Earn No. 8 Seed in Atlantic 10 Championship
SENIOR YEAR (2012-13)
Enjoyed a breakout campaign in her final year with the Colonials, ranking third on the team with 9.6 points and fourth with 5.2 rebounds per game ... Numbers improved to 10.0 ppg and 6.3 rpg against A-10 opponents ... Led the team and ranked eighth in the A-10 with a .465 field goal percentage (114-for-265), including .472 (59-for-125) in league play, ranking sixth in the conference ... Started the final 12 games of the season and 20 of the last 22 ... Scored in double figures in the final five games of the year and 13 of the last 17 ... Tallied a career-high 16 points at North Carolina A&T in her return to her home state ... Posted her first career double-double with 12 points and a career-high 11 rebounds against Auburn (Dec. 12) ... Scored 11 points, grabbed six rebounds and dished out a career-high eight assists at VCU (Jan. 20) ... Led the team in scoring nine times and with 16 double-figure scoring efforts ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the spring semester.
JUNIOR YEAR (2011-12)
Played in 20 games on the season, averaging 2.7 points and 16. rebounds in 13.1 minutes per game ... Scored a season-high 10 points against Loyola and Charlotte ... Missed four games with an ankle injury suffered in warm-ups at Duquesne (Jan. 21).
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2010-11)
Missed all but five minutes of GW's 29 games in 2010-11 due to knee injury ... Played five minutes, 0-1 from the floor, one steal in long outing against Ohio (11/30).
FRESHMAN YEAR (2010-11)
Started nine games, played in 26 during freshman campaign ... Averaged 7.2 points, 2.7 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.1 steals in 23.7 minutes per game ... Named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week Nov. 30 after averaging 13.0 points on 10-of-14 shooting, 5.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 3.0 steals in two games at Junkanoo Jam. Set career-highs of 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting, seven rebounds and six assists in 30 minutes against Marist (11/28/09). Career-best 12 points, six steals in loss to No. 25 Michigan State (11/27/09) ... 11 points, including game-winning tip-in with 3.3 seconds left, in collegiate debut in 84-82 victory at North Texas (11/17/09) ... Matched career-high six assists against Duquesne in A-10 Championship First Round (3/5/10).
Scored 1,274 career points, fourth-most in school history, and led Salisbury to 110-12 record in four seasons, highlighted by North Carolina 2A state championship in 2009 ... Averaged 13.7 points and earned Rowan County Player of the Year honors as a senior ... Three-time All-Rowan County selection ... Chose GW over South Alabama and Appalachian State.
Shi-Heria Li'Brie Shipp ... Born March 11, 1991, in Salisbury, NC ... Daughter of Tonya Rankin ... Has one brother, Sherman, and one sister, Shamora ... Majoring in sociology.
|Points||16||at North Carolina A&T (1/6/13)|
|Minutes||32||at American (12/8/12)|
|Field Goals Made||7||at Fordham (2/13/13)|
|Field Goals Attempted||16||at Fordham (2/13/13)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Made||1||3x, Last vs. Georgetown (12/1/12)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Attempted||2||at #6/5 Tennessee (12/1/09)|
|Free Throws Made||7||vs. UT Arlington (11/9/12)|
|Free Throws Attempted||11||vs. #25 Michigan State (11/27/09)|
|Rebounds||11||vs. Auburn (12/12/12)|
|Assists||8||at VCU (1/20/13)|
|Blocks||1||14x, Last vs. St. Bonaventure (2/24/13)|
|Steals||6||vs. #25 Michigan State (11/27/09)|
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