College Spotlight – Shaw University

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Division: NCAA II

Conference: Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association 

Nickname: Bears

School Size: 2,200

Mailing Address: 118 East South St., Raleigh, NC 27601

Team Site: Shaw University Softball Website

Head Coach:

DiShondra Goree –

Program Highlights:

  • Coach Goree attended Shaw University from 2000-2004 and was a standout in both Volleyball and Softball
  • In the program’s history, the Bears have won four CIAA Championships and have inducted six players into the Hall of Fame
  • Coach Goree has been with the Bears one season, as the team finished with 7 wins
  • Freshman shortstop/outfielder Chakiryn Jackson led the team in batting average with a .356 average, junior Shanice Anderson led the team with 24 runs batted in

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