Shalonda Winton Is The Third Viking To Earn Defensive Player of the Year Honors
2011-12 - JUNIOR SEASON
Named First Team All-Horizon League and All-Defensive Team...played and started all 31 games...became just the third Viking to record 500 points and 300 rebounds in the same season, posting 566 points and 303 boards...recorded the 1,000th point of her career at Loyola (2/9), becoming the 23rd Viking to reach the milestone...ranked third in the Horizon League averaging 18.3 points per game and fourth in rebounding averaging 9.8 boards per contest...had a team-best 55 steals, ranking eighth in the league...recorded 14 double-doubles on the season, one of just three players in the Horizon League to post 14 or more...posted career-high 18 rebounds against Milwaukee (2/18), while adding 30 points, just one shy of tying her career-best...recorded four straight double-doubles during the middle of the season; vs. UIC (1/12-29pts., 12 rbs.), vs. Loyola (1/14-29 pts., 12 rbs.), at Milwaukee (1/19-26 pts., 10 rbs.) and at Green Bay (1/21-14 pts., 11 rbs.)...was 15-for-16 from the free throw line in the contest vs. Loyola (1/14)...went 3-for-3 from behind the arc in the UIC game (1/12)...posted career-high six steals at Butler (1/7), while adding 20 points and seven rebounds...averaged 22.3 points per game and 10.3 rebounds per game during Horizon League contests only.
2010-11 - SOPHOMORE SEASON
Started all 33 games, ranking 15th in the league in scoring (12.5) and sixth in rebounding (9.1)...also ranked second in minutes (37.0), fourth in offensive rebounding (3.1), third in defensive rebounding (6.0), ninth in field goal percentage (.462; 146-316) and seventh in blocks (9.1)...finished the season ranked 59th in the nation in rebounding...had 300 rebounds during the season, which marked the fourth most in a single season in CSU history...grabbed 102 offensive rebounds, the fourth most in a single season in program history...named the Horizon League Player of the Week on Nov. 22 after posting 18 points and six rebounds against Buffalo (11/15/10) and nearing a triple-double against Niagara (11/19/10) with 17 points, 12 rebounds and a career-high eight assists...also earned Horizon League Player of the Week honors on Feb. 14 after leading CSU to wins over Valparaiso and Butler, averaging 19.0 points, 7.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists in the two games...notched 12th double-double of the year with 10 points and 11 boards in WBI first round win at IPFW (3/16/11)...had 14 points and 12 rebounds against Loyola (3/3/11)...scored 20 points with nine rebounds and four assists against Youngstown State (2/26/11)...recorded 12 points and 12 rebounds at Detroit (2/19/11)...scored 20 points, hitting 7-of-10 from the field against Butler (2/12/11), adding career-high tying three blocked shots...recorded 18 points (8-15 FG) and 11 boards vs. Valparaiso (2/10/11)...tallied 21 points with seven rebounds and three steals at Green Bay (2/3/11)...scored career-high 31 points at Youngstown State (1/29/11), hitting 12-of-15 from the field, adding nine rebounds...scored a then career-high 19 points with 12 rebounds at Butler (1/13/11), including 17 points in the second half...had 13 points and 12 rebounds against Milwaukee (1/6/11)...recorded 12 points and 10 rebounds at Loyola (1/2/11), adding five assists...hit 5-of-6 from the field and 7-of-8 at the free throw line for 17 points at Marshall (12/18/10)...scored 19 points and grabbed a career-best 15 rebounds at Akron (12/11/11)...posted three straight double-doubles in wins over Florida A&M, Toledo and Niagara...neared a triple-double with 11 points, 14 rebounds and seven assists vs. FAMU (11/26/10)...had 10 points and 11 boards against Toledo (11/23/10).
2009-10 - FRESHMAN SEASON
Started 23 of 33 games as a freshman, averaging 6.1 points and 4.9 rebounds per contest...had 14 points and five rebounds in 24 minutes off the bench in league quarterfinals vs. UIC (3/10/10)...notched first career double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds vs. Youngstown State (1/22/10)...went for 16 points and five rebounds vs. Lake Erie (12/23/09)...scored nine points with a career-high 14 rebounds against Indiana (12/19/09)...tallied 11 rebounds and four points at Kent State (12/5/09)...had 12 points, seven rebounds and three steals against Marquette (11/26/09), making 6-of-8 at free throw line...recorded six rebounds and 11 points at Toledo (11/15/09)...just missed a double-double in first collegiate game, notching 19 points and nine rebounds vs. Ohio (11/13/09).
Second team all-state selection and team MVP as a senior...voted to Pittsburgh Post Gazette Fab Five All-Star team in each of her final two seasons...led team to three straight city league championships, playing for head coach Phylis Jones...named the MVP of the Kenny Durrey and Geneva College All Star Games...averaged 16.0 points per game as a junior leading squad to the Pittsburgh City League Championship and a 23-5 overall record...named to the all-city first team, as well as the Pittsburgh Post Gazette first team following her junior season...selected as MVP of volleyball team.
Born May 31, 1991, in Pittsburgh, Pa... daughter of Edward and Rochelle Mason... has four brothers (Scott, Antawn, Stefone and Solomon) and one sister, Shaniece... member of high school honor roll... undecided on a major.