• 2016-17 Record: 15-10; 6-8 UAA
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances: 2013, 1997, 1995
  • 38 First or Second Team All-UAA Players
  • 9 All-Region Honorees

Shellie Kaniut

Shellie Kaniut

Senior Shellie Kaniut ranked as the leading scorer for the Emory women's basketball team in a victory over the University of Rochester in the regular-season finale. 

Kaniut rang up 20 points and finished with seven rebounds and three steals as the Eagles posted a 73-57 decision over the Yellowjackets.  She converted a career-high tying 10 field goals in 17 attempts in registering her 18th double-figure scoring performance of the year and sixth of 20 or more points.   It represented the 10th time this season that she ranked as the Eagles' top point producer.

Kanuit, a starter in 22 of the 24 games she appeared in, ended the year ranked second on the club and eighth among UAA players in overall scoring average with a 14.6 points-per-game average.   Her 15.4 per-game effort in conference play also ranked eighth among the league leaders.

Career-wise, Shellie finished 10th all-time at Emory in career scoring with 946 points and eighth with 166 steals.