4 Shelby Newman
4 Shelby Newman
Height: 5-3
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Hampstead, Md.
High School: Manchester Valley
Position: M
Major: Biology

2013: First team IWLCA All-Chesapeake Region ... Synapse Sports All-Rookie Team ... CAC Rookie of the Year ... First team All-CAC ... CAC All-Academic Team ... Started all 17 games ... Made collegiate debut vs. Dickinson (February 23) ... Led CAC with 18 free-position goals ... Second in CAC with 56 ground balls ... Eighth in CAC with 53 points ... Tied for 10th in CAC with 39 goals ... Led team in goals and ground balls ... Second in points, assists (14), draw controls (32), and caused turnovers (14) ... Season-best two assists four times ... Season-highs of seven goals, two assists, and nine points at Mary Washington (April 10) ... Season-best nine ground balls vs. Virginia Wesleyan (March 2) ... Season-high six draw controls at Salisbury (April 27) ... Season-best two caused turnovers three times.

Manchester Valley HS: 2012 graduate ... Three-sport athlete (soccer, basketball, lacrosse) ... Soccer: Played for Joe Miller ... Basketball: Coached by Heather DeWees ... Honorable mention All-Chesapeake Conference ... WTTR Athlete of the Week (2010) ... Lacrosse: Mentored by Shelly Brezicki ... Two-time US Lacrosse High School Academic All-American (2011 and 2012) ... Honorable mention All-Chesapeake Conference ... 42 points (19 goals, 23 assists), 11 groundballs, four caused turnovers, four draw controls ... Coach's "I Think I Can" Award ... 3-Sport Varsity Athlete Award ... Maverick Pride Award ... National Honor Society ... Class of 2012 executive board and committee.

Club Lacrosse: Check-Hers Elite

Personal: Shelby Leigh Newman ... aspires to be a physician's assistant ... born June 9, 1994 in Silver Spring, Md. ... daughter of Gregg and Robin Newman ... has an older sister, Rachel.

Why St. Mary's?: "I fell in love with the campus and community, and the academics are rigorous."