Scouting Profile

Jacy Sheldon
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Class: 2024
School: Ohio State
Position: Point Guard
Height: 5' 10"
Age: 23
Birthday: 08/23/2000

Jacy Sheldon has made a significant mark as a point guard for the Ohio State Buckeyes in the Big Ten Conference, showcasing her exceptional talent and resilience. Starting her journey in Dublin, Ohio, at Dublin Coffman High School, Sheldon faced adversity early on with a concussion in her junior year but bounced back to dominate the court. She averaged over 26 points per game as a junior and increased this to 28.3 points in her senior year, setting a school record with a staggering 52 points in a single game. Her achievements in high school were numerous, including being named state Division I Player of the Year and a three-time Columbus Dispatch All-Metro Player of the Year. Beyond basketball, Sheldon was also an all-state volleyball player, highlighting her athletic versatility.

Sheldon continued her athletic career at Ohio State, where she has been a standout player since her freshman year. Her ability to score, seen in a career-high 33 points against Michigan State in her junior year, combined with her defensive prowess, evidenced by tying the program single-game record with 11 steals against Boston College, has made her a key player for the Buckeyes. Despite a challenging foot injury in her senior season, Sheldon’s contributions to the team have been invaluable, earning her first-team All-Big Ten and All-Defensive Team honors. Choosing to return to Ohio State for a fifth season, Sheldon’s commitment to her team and her sport is clear. She stands as a potential top pick for the WNBA, demonstrating not just skill but also leadership and resilience.

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