|High School:||Goddard HS|
Appeared and started in all 47 games for Pacific her freshman year. The first year infielder saw 154 at-bats in the leadoff spot for the Tigers finishing with 48 hits, 31 runs scored, and a batting average of .312. Recorded her first career hit and RBI in the Tigers' opening game of the year against Weber State (Feb. 9th). Had her best stretch of the year at the Bulldog Classic (Feb. 16-17), where she tallied 10 hits, seven runs scored, and a batting clip of .625. Also made 72 putouts, 122 assists, and held a fielding percentage of .972 at second base. Shepherd closed the year out with eight hits, two RBI, and two runs scored in Pacific's series finale against Saint Mary's (May 5-6). The first year player earned All-WCC First Team honors this season.
Shepherd comes to Pacific from Goddard High School in Wichita, Kansas., and led her Lions to a 20-3 record her junior year. The infielder is a three-time First Team All-League and All-State honoree. Shepherd holds many school records, including hits for a season (50), runs scored (46) and batting average (.676). In the classroom, Shepherd was in the National Honor Society and a Kansas Honor Scholar.