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  Shelby Walker

Shelby  Walker

Player Profile


Bradenton, Fla.

High School:
Lakewood Ranch

Last College:
Hillsborough Community College




2014: Member of MAC regular season championship team ... Played in all 29 matches and appeared in 103 sets ... Ranked second on the squad with 84 total blocks (11 solo, 73 assisted; 0.82 per set) and totaled 108 kills (1.05 per set), 36 digs (0.35 per set), five service aces (0.05 per set) and two assists (0.02 per set) ... Recorded at least five total blocks on four occasions ... In conference play, saw action in all 16 matches and appeared in 53 sets ... Ranked second on the squad with 44 total blocks (four solo, 40 assisted; 0.83 per set) and contributed 54 kills (1.02 per set) and 13 digs (0.25 per set) ... Tallied her first career service ace and totaled four assisted blocks, three kills, two digs and a service ace at No. 17 Hawai'i (Aug. 29) in the Chevron Rainbow Wahine Invitational ... Recorded a service ace, two kills and an assisted blocks in a 3-1 win over San Diego State (Aug. 30) in the Chevron Rainbow Wahine Invitational ... Tallied a career-high six digs in addition to a match-high eight total blocks (one solo, seven assisted) and two kills against No. 25 Arizona State (Aug. 31) in the Chevron Rainbow Wahine Invitational ... Notched a career-high 10 killls to tie for the team lead and go along with two solo blocks, a service ace and her first career assist against Texas A&M (Sept. 5) in the Baymont Inn & Suites Invitational ... Totaled a service ace, seven kills and an assisted block in a 3-0 sweep at Xavier (Sept. 12) in the Millennium Hotel Invitational ... Finished with a service ace, a kill, three assisted blocks and three digs in a 3-1 triumph over Ohio State (Sept. 13) in Millennium Hotel Invitational ... Recorded a career-high nine total blocks (one solo, eight assisted) to tie for the match lead and added five kills and a dig at Northwestern (Sept. 18) in the Wildcat Challenge) ... Posted five assisted blocks, four kills and a dig in a 3-0 sweep at Bowling Green (Oct. 11) ... Tallied five total blocks (one solo, four assisted) for a second-straight match and chipped in five kills and a dig in a 3-1 win at Ball State (Oct. 17) ... Matched her career high with an assist to go along with a solo block and three kills at Dayton (Nov. 28).

Prior to Ohio:
Played two seasons at junior college power Hillsborough Community College in Tampa, Fla., under Gary Larkin, helping to lead the Hawks to back-to-back Suncoast Conference titles ... Led the Hawks and ranked ninth nationally with 1.35 blocks per set during her sophomore campaign in 2013, earning First Team All-Suncoast Conference honors and All-Florida College System Activities Association recognition ... Also led HCC with 0.35 service aces per set and ranked second on the team with 2.43 kills per set ... Hit .363 for Hillsborough in 2013, which finished the season ranked No. 6 in the nation after posting a 33-4 record and earning a third-place finish at the National Junior College Athletic Association Tournament ... Team finished the season 20-10 and was ranked No. 11 during her freshman season in 2012, placing seventh at the NJCAA Tournament ... Played two years of volleyball (2011-12) at Lakewood Ranch High School under Perri Hankins, serving as team captain her senior season ... Also competed for Suncoast Volleyball Club and Manatee Volleyball Club ... Played softball (2009-10) and competed in weightlifiting (2009-12) in addition to playing volleyball at Lakewood Ranch.

Personal: Born May 13, 1994 ... Daughter of Leota and Allan Walker ... Has four brothers, Billy, Brian, Jake and Colton and three sisters, Kiera, Rachel and Kelsey ... Brother, Brian, competed in football and wrestling for one year at Cumberland University ... Majoring in pre sport management ... Earned Scholar-Athlete distinction from 2008-12 at Lakewood Ranch ... Enjoys visiting the beach, playing beach volleyball and reading ... Lists former NBA superstar guard Michael Jordan as her favorite athlete.

Kills 10 Texas A&M (Sept. 5, 2014)
Attacks 20 Texas A&M (Sept. 5, 2014)
Hitting Percentage .400 (10-2-20) Texas A&M (Sept. 5, 2014)
1 twice (last: at Dayton, Nov. 28, 2014)
Aces 1 five times (last: vs. Ohio State, Sept. 13, 2014)
Digs 6 vs. Arizona State (Aug. 31, 2014)
Block Solos 2 Texas A&M (Sept. 5, 2014)
Block Assists
8 at Northwestern (Sept. 18, 2014)
Total Blocks 9 at Northwestern (Sept. 18, 2014)
Points 13.0

Texas A&M (Sept. 5, 2014)

2013 103-29 108 1.05 50 279 .208 2 0.02 5 0.05 26 36 0.35 1 11 73 84 0.82 13 160.5 1.55
TOTALS 103-29 108 1.05 50 279 .208 2 0.02 5 0.05 26 36 0.35 1 11 73 84 0.82 13 160.5 1.55