Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#3 - Rashida Ray
2007-08 Women's Basketball
POS.
G
HT.
5'4"
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Fort Wayne, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Harding
Rashida Ray

2009-2010: Saw action in 28 games for the Brown and Gold, starting five ... averaged 1.8 points per game ... scored a season-high 10 points against Milwaukee on Feb. 27 ... had a career-high three assists at Chicago State (Dec. 2) ... matched a career-best with three rebounds against Green Bay on Feb. 25 ... had two steals against Youngstown State (Feb. 13) ... 11 of 17 field goals were from beyond the three-point arc ... went 4-for-4 from the free throw line against Youngstown State.

2008-2009: Came off of the bench to appear in 19 games for Valpo as a sophomore ... scored a season-high 11 points in 20 minutes of action at Loyola (Chicago) on Feb. 12 ... made 3-of-4 from three-point range in the win against the Ramblers ... tallied nine points in Horizon League opener against Youngstown State (Jan. 3) ... grabbed a career-best three rebounds against Detroit on Feb. 6 ... had two assists at Green Bay (Jan. 31) ... recorded first career blocked shot on Jan. 23 at Butler ... had three steals on the year ... 10 of 15 field goals came from three-point range.

2007-2008: Saw action in 16 games as a rookie for the Crusaders ... scored a season-high 12 points in 20 minutes of action at Cincinnati on Nov. 16 ... made 4-of-7 three-point attempts against the Bearcats ... scored seven points in 18 minutes of play at Notre Dame on Dec. 12 ... grabbed two rebounds at Cincinnati ... had steals against Notre Dame and Cleveland State (Feb. 2) ... had two assists at Bowling Green (Nov. 9), against Eastern Kentucky (Nov. 23), and Cleveland State (Feb. 2) ... made 8-of-10 free throws on the season.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Hawks ... a three-time All-Conference selection ... two-time All-Area Team pick ... twice a Hoosier Basketball All-State selection ... a McDonald’s All-American nominee ... Sertoma Award winner ... News Sentinel Sterling Silver Award nominee ... led Harding to four sectional championships and one regional title ... invited to the Top-100 workout three times ... invited to the Indiana All-State Team tryout ... a member of Indiana’s Finest and Legit AAU basketball teams that won five state championships and one national championship ... a member of National Honor Society ... graduated fourth in senior class ... also lettered in softball ... played basketball for coach J.J. Foster.

Personal: Rashida is the daughter of Jonathan and Rhonda Ray ... born April 29, 1989 ... major is nursing.

W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay