Shepherd Captains Bisons
Pictured is former Magnolia Blue Eagle Girls’ basketball standout Renee Shepherd, now playing for Bethany College and coming off the best game of her young college career. Shepherd scored 19 points, including five three pointers, while hauling in 13 rebounds for the Lady Bisons.
Shepherd added another double-double earlier in the season with 11 points and 10 rebounds. Her overall play this season has her ranked first in the PAC for three-point baskets and fourth in rebounding. She is tied for ninth in steals. She is the second leading scorer on the Bethany team and is the top rebounder.
The sophomore was named by her teammates as one of the Lady Bisons’ captains. She is a chemistry major and the daughter of Tim and Carmen Shepherd of New Martinsville.
Bethany will host Thiel College on Jan. 4 at 6 p.m. and Chatham on Jan. 16 at 2 p.m.