About Shelby: Born 12/8/91...is the daughter of Joe and Jolene...has one brother, Austin.
High School Highlights: Was a two-time letterwinner and served as the JV captain during her sophomore season. Aside from soccer, also lettered once in cross country. In addition to her athletics, Ripperger was a member of the National Honor Society and also received an academic letter.
College Highlights: In her first year as a Beaver, Shelby started all 17 games, scored five goals, had a team-high five assists and totaled 15 points, earning her the team's Newcomer of the Year award. Her first career goal came during the team's 4-3 win at Crown College on September 10, 2010. She also scored a goal and turned in two assists against both Faith Baptist and Martin Luther Colleges. As a sophomore in 2011, she finished third on the team with five goals. Among her best games of the year was a one-goal, one-assist performance against Finlandia University. She moved herself into the top-10 on the program’s goals, assists and total points list for a career. She will serve as a team captain in 2012. Aside from playing soccer, she has also volunteered on campus during one of the annual AWOL spring break trips.
The BV Club is a family of former athletes and other supporters who contribute to BVU athletics and enhance the support, growth, and success of sports at BVU.Read more
Spanning over 80 years of Buena Vista athletics history, the Hall of Fame honors outstanding Beaver coaches and athletes like Rick Dawson, Class of 1981.