LAMONI, IA - Graceland Univeristy women's basketball is pleased to sign Shamekia James, announces head coach Frank Howell.
"We are very happy to have Shamekia James as a member of our GU basketball program," stated Howell. "She has tremendous quickness, toughness, and defensive abilities. He has been coached by one of the best in Haywood Boston, and we look forward to her development as a scholar and as an athlete at Graceland."
James, a Des Moines, IA native, earned her high school diploma from North High School. The 5'0 point guard was a four year varsity basketball player making all-confernece. She also earned the MVP Award, Thief Award (for steals), amd Xena Award (warrior princess).
Shamekia is the daughter or Shamekia Harston and Cardell James. She is currently undecided on her major.
The Graceland University Athletic Department and the women's basketball program are excited to have Tiara join the Yellowjackets for next year and are looking forward to watching her rise through the college rankings in her collegiate careers.
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