PIPPA PASSES – Floyd County native Amber Shepherd has been named the Alice Lloyd College Female Athlete of the Week. Shepherd was solid as she led the Lady Eagles in scoring during the week.
In a 67-50 loss to top-rated Indiana University, Shepherd scored 13 points and recorded two steals.
In a contest against Ohio Christian University, Shepherd scored a game-high 17 points on 5-of-13 shooting from the field (3-of-7 from 3-point range) while also adding eight rebounds and two assists.
For the week, Shepherd, a Johnson Central High School graduate, averaged 15 points while finishing a perfect 11-of-11 from the free throw line.