Two programs reach double-digits; women's basketball has a program-best eight named to semester squad.
A hard worker that plays bigger then her size in the post ... Good rebounder and hustler ... First one to dive on the floor for the ball.
(2015-16 - Freshman): Appeared in 16 games in her first year in the Scarlet and Gray ... Posted four points, 11 rebounds and four assists ... Scored two points twice, both times against Air Force.
Started high school career at El Camino Fundamental before finishing at Sacramento High ... Helped the Sacramento HS Eragons to two sectional championships ... As a sophomore earned San Juan Conference MVP honors, and was an All-American nominee at Sacramento HS her senior year. Graduated Summa Cum Laude ... Member of Norcal Elite in Sacramento from 2009-10, and then played for Cal Sparks Norcal in Sacramento from 2010-13.
Simone Aiyana Sheppard ... Born on Dec. 5, 1995, in Sacramento, Calif. ... Daughter of Oscar and Pamela Sheppard ... Has one sister, Sierra (17) and one brother, Quinn (14) ... Father was a rower at Sacramento State ... Majoring in secondary education.