2002 Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team
AT GEORGE WASHINGTON:
Appeared in 92 games as a junior last year and registered 189 kills and a .211 hitting percentage with 51 total blocks and 79 digs ... Appeared in 59 games as a sophomore in 2003 and had 61 kills, 14 service aces, 33 digs and 37 total blocks (5 solo, 32 assisted) ... made a significant impact as a freshman who was second on the squad in service aces with 37 and total blocks with 67 (14 solos, 53 assists). Hit .187 with 138 kills in 385 attacks including an errorless match (10-0-19) against Morgan State ... named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team and the Colonials' Most Improved Player by the coaching staff...interned for the Washington Nationals during the summer of 2005.
Named the 2001 Georgia AAAAA State Player of the Year as a senior at Walton H.S. under coach Jeff Choe ... also named the 2001 Cobb County Player of the Year, the All-State team and team captain ... Walton was three-time Georgia AAAAA State champions (1999, 2000, 2001) ... she was the MVP and team captain of her Atlanta Juniors Club team and received the Most Improved Player Award as a sophomore and junior while garnering the Best Offense Award as a senior at Walton ... maintained a 4.17 GPA and ranked 52nd in her graduating class of 550 students.
Personal: Born February 24, 1984, in Downer's Grove, Illinois ... full name is Shannon Ashley Parks ... daughter of Jim and Tracy Parks ... enjoys traveling, playing outdoor volleyball ... plans to pursue a career in sports management or sports marketing after graduation ... psychology major minoring in exercise science.
Lete Named Community Service Student-Athlete of the Month for December
Congratulations to George Washington volleyball junior Alexis Lete on being named GW's Community Service Student-Athlete of the Month for December.
Volleyball Falls in A-10 Semifinals to Dayton
PITTSBURGH - The GW volleyball team, fresh of an historic upset in the quarterfinal round of the Atlantic 10 Championship, saw its season come to an end in...
Volleyball Advances to A-10 Championship Semifinals
PITTSBURGH - The third time was the charm for the George Washington volleyball team as it got the best of Saint Louis in the third meeting of the season.
Volleyball Opens A-10 Championship Play on Friday
LEADING OFF: The sixth-seeded George Washington volleyball team will make its third postseason appearance in the last four seasons this weekend when it opens...
Volleyball Clinches Postseason Appearance on Senior Night
WASHINGTON - The George Washington volleyball team concluded the regular season on Friday night with a hard-fought, 3-0 loss to Saint Louis on Senior Night...
Volleyball Falls to Dayton, 3-0
WASHINGTON - The George Washington volleyball team opened the final weekend of the regular season on Friday afternoon with a 3-0 loss to visiting Dayton at...
Volleyball Adds Bowman During Early Signing Period
WASHINGTON - George Washington volleyball head coach Sarah Bernson has announced the signing of Bella Bowman, a libero out of Louisville, Kentucky, as her...
Volleyball Hosts Dayton and Saint Louis to Close Regular Season
LEADING OFF: The George Washington volleyball team will close out the regular season with a pair of home matches this weekend. The Colonials first welcome...