Very strong, especially in the upper body ... Physical player, does not shy away from contact ... Good instincts around the basket ... Can step out and shoot the three-pointer.
Coach Elliott Says
"Without a great deal of playing time, Shauna has remained steady and committed to her team. I cannot say enough about the importance of her mentality and the fact that she will do anything for her coaches and teammates."
Played in 31 games, starting one ... Tallied career-high 13 points against Washington ... Pulled down five rebounds vs. Georgetown and New Mexico ... Was 5-of-8 from the field vs. Georgetown.
Saw action in 17 games ... Averaged 1.2 points and 1.0 rebounds per game ... Saw double-figure minutes twice, against Saint Mary's and Oregon State ... Grabbed four rebounds against Saint Mary's and AFA.
Averaged 20 points and 12 rebounds per game ... Led her team to four provincial championships, winning bronze medals in 2001 and 2002 ... Won five region championships and four city crowns ... Was her team's MVP four times and served as team captain her last two years, when she led the league in scoring.
Played for the Sudbury Lakers for five years ... Named team MVP in 2002 ... Team won provincial title in 1999 ... Also played for Team North Ontario for five years ... Nike All-Canada Camp participant ... 2001 provincial team won gold medal at Canadian Juvenile championship, where she was a first-team all-star ... Participant in Canada Basketball 2002 Centre for Performance-Ontario program.
Shauna Murphy is the daughter of Geraldine Sheridan ... Born May 18, 1984 in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada ... Major is exercise and sport science.