44 Shelby Cheslek
Drafted by Las Vegas, traded to Minnesota
Fourth-straight year a Zag has been selected
DePaul and Zags to meet for first time
GU to face 2017 MAC Champs
Tournament field features six NCAA Tournament teams from 2017
Women's basketball faced Utah in the second round of the NIT at the Kennel, Mar. 21
The Zags faced UC Riverside in the first round of NIT's at the Kennel
Zags traveled to Vegas for the WCC tournament losing a heartbreaker in the quarterfinals to 4th seed Santa Clara, 59-58
In an exciting senior night, the Zags topped No. 22 BYU 73-55, Feb. 27
The Zags lose in the Kennel to San Diego, 58-57, in a heart breaking final few seconds, Feb. 25
REDSHIRT SENIOR (2015-16): Game-by-game statistics … named to the DI-AAA ADA Scholar Team … named Honorable Mention All-West Coast Conference … named Academic All-Conference … appeared and started in all 33 games … averaged 9.7 points … scored career-highs of 20 points versus Saint Mary’s and at Pacific … averaged 8.6 rebounds per game, which led the team and ranked third in the conference … her 283 rebounds were the fifth-most in a single season in program history … her 65 total blocks were the third-most in a single season in program history … she broke the program record for blocks in a career at Loyola Marymount … she finished second in program history with 932 career rebounds … she had six blocks versus Wyoming and five versus West Virginia … made three steals versus Air Force and Eastern Washington … grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds at Pacific … recorded nine of her 18 career double-doubles in the season … reached at least eight rebounds in 21 games … scored double-digits in 17 games … had three or more blocks in eight games … dished out a career-high seven assists versus Pacific … played a career-high 37 minutes against San Diego … made 48 percent from the field in the season.
REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2013-14): Game-by-game statistics ...Tabbed West Coast Conference All-Academic honorable mention...played in all 34 games for the Bulldogs, getting the starting nod 24 times...led the team in blocks per game at 1.3 and tied for second in rebounds per game at 5.4...also averaged 4.2 points and 1.0 assist per game...closed out the year registering double-digit points in four contests, double-figure rebounds in three games and had three double-doubles...first double-figure scoring contest came against Santa Clara, Jan. 30 -- had 14 points, hitting 5-of-10 from the field and all four free throws...also had seven rebounds against the Broncos...registered first double-double Feb. 6 against Pepperdine...finished with 12 points and 12 rebounds...had back-to-back double-doubles against San Francisco, March 7 and Saint Mary's, March 10...had 10 points and 10 rebounds against the Dons and then scored 11 points and grabbed a career-high 14 boards against the Gaels...both games were in the WCC Tournament...had four blocks in five different contests; four of which came in WCC play.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2012-13): Game-by-game statistics ...one of two redshirt freshman on the team...named to the West Coast Conference All-Freshman team...named to the WCC All-Tournament squad...played in all 33 games for Gonzaga, getting the starting nod 25 times...averaged a team-best 5.7 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game...also averaged 5.9 points, 0.9 steals and 0.8 assists per game...shot 49.4 percent from the floor (81-of-164)...had six double-figure point contests; four double-figure rebounding contests and two double-doubles...in win over Wisconsin Nov. 16, scored seven points -- her first collegiate points -- and grabbed 11 boards, blocked three shots, had two assists and made two steals...had her second double-digit rebounding game at Saint Mary's College, Jan. 10; tying her then career-high with 11...scored a career-high 16 points and had a career-high five steals in win over BYU, Jan. 17...registered her first double-double of the year at Loyola Marymount, Feb. 9...had 11 points and 11 boards against the Lions...had second double-double against the University of Portland, Feb. 28; scored 10 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds...tied a career-high with 16 points in the Bulldogs West Coast Conference semifinal win over BYU, March 9.
FRESHMAN (2011-12): Redshirted at Gonzaga.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Pullman High...was a four-year varsity member of the basketball and track teams and was a three-year varsity member of the volleyball squad...was a Junior Female Athlete of the Year Finalist in 2009 and 2010 for her successes in both volleyball and basketball...as a senior was named a McDonald's All-American Games Nominee and earned first team All-Great Northern League... as a junior, averaged 13.6 points, 8.0 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per contest, was named to the 2A State first team and was also named All-Great Northern League and District 7 first team....participated in the prestigious Jack Blair Memorial Basketball game as well as the Washington State all-star game...as a sophomore she was second team All-State and set a state tournament record with 60 rebounds... in 2009 and 2010, she was named the State 2A Most Valuable Player in volleyball and led Pullman to the state championship both years...is a three-time all-League performer and in both 2009 and 2010 was named All-American by PrepVolleyball.com...she closed out her high school career holding the Pullman record for blocks and is second in kills...also finished fifth in state in the high jump and ran the 200 meter as well.
Misc.: 3.32 high school GPA...parents are Theresa Elliot-Cheslek and David and Jen Cheslek...has one brother named Joshua and four sisters; Ashleigh, Kaitlyn, Meaghan and Gracie...her mother Theresa played basketball at Washington State.
03/17/2018 - Zags Fall At Stanford In NCAA First Round
03/14/2018 - Bulldogs And Cardinal Set To Meet Once Again
03/12/2018 - Zags Draw Familiar Foe In Cardinal In NCAA First Round
03/06/2018 - WBB Wins WCC Tournament Title
03/05/2018 - Bulldogs And Toreros Set To Meet In WCC Title Game
03/05/2018 - Zags Battle To Semifinal Win Over USF
03/03/2018 - Bulldogs And Dons To Meet In WCC Semifinals For Second-Straight Year