UAA BASKETBALL-W BIO
11 Shelby Cloninger
BEFORE UAA: Helped North Idaho College to 21-9 record and NJCAA Region 18 semifinals in 2015-16, averaging team-highs of 13.5 points and 1.5 steals, plus 4.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists per contest … named to all-tournament team at NJCAA Region 18 Championships after scoring 23 points and grabbing 8 rebounds in semifinal loss to No. 3 Salt Lake CC … took redshirt season at NIC in 2014-15 … played 18 games, including five starts, in freshman season at NCAA Div. I program Utah State in 2013-14, averaging 4.0 points, 1.2 rebounds and 0.7 steals in 10.6 minutes per game … voted Aggies’ Most Inspirational Player by her teammates.
HIGH SCHOOL: Named first-team all-state by Idaho State Journal as senior and twice named all-state by Idaho Statesman … captained Kubs to the Class 1A DI State title in 2013, averaging 14.5 points and 1.4 blocks throughout season … captured IHSAA Class 2A State runner-up finishes as sophomore and junior … played for North Idaho Flash club team … high honor roll student.
PERSONAL: Born Jan. 3, 1995 … daughter of Jeffrey Simler and Kelsey Cloninger … has four sisters … health sciences major.