23 - Sheila Dixon
Sheila Dixon
Height: 5-10
Year: Senior
Hometown: Schenectady, NY
High School: Schenectady
Position: Guard

As a Junior in 2011-12: A Second Team All-Ivy selection and the Cox Sports Division I Rhode Island Women's Player of the Year, Dixon started in all 28 games games for the Bears ... The team's leading scorer (13.1 ppg) and rebounder (6.1 rpg), she scored in double figures in 19 of 28 games and recorded three double-doubles ...  Earned Ivy League Player of the Week honors on Dec. 5 after helping the Bears capture a Brown Basketball Classic title with victories over Providence College and Rhode Island ...  She put up a career-high 26 points against the Friars to be named the MVP of the Brown Classic ... Her 13.1 ppg ranked sixth overall in the Ivy League, was  fourth in steals (2.1) and seventh in rebounds (6.1). 

As a Sophomore in 2010-11: A Second Team All-Ivy selection and the team's Most Valuable Player ... Was Brown's leading scorer and rebounder with 11 points and 6.3 rebounds per game ... Led the team in scoring and rebounding nine times ... Earned four double-doubles this season ... Her first came against Central Connecticut when she scored 10 points and grabbed 10 rebounds on Nov. 17, and then had 12 points and 10 rebounds against Rhode Island on Dec. 8 ... She then tallied 12 points and 11 rebounds against Harvard on Feb. 12, and poured in a career-high 22 points and brought down a career-high 14 boards at Dartmouth on Feb. 26 ... Earned Ivy League Player of the Week honors after her performance at Dartmouth ... Handed out a career-high six assists at NJIT on Jan. 6, and had five steals, twice at Yale (Jan. 14) and Central Connecticut (Nov. 17) ... Earned All-Tournament Team honors at the Hawk Holiday Classic and the Brown BEAR Basketball Classic.

As a Freshman in 2009-10: Saw action in all 28 games and averaged 12.4 minutes-per-game …  Netted a career-high 11 points, pulled down a career-high eight rebounds, recorded two blocks and handed out a career-high five assists in a victory over Central Connecticut  … Chipped in with six points and handed out three assists in a win over Cornell, and registered three steals in games against CCSU and Columbia.

Before Brown: Played at Schenectady High School where she averaged 13.7 points-per-game and led the Patriots to a Big 10 regular season title (its first in school history) ... The 5-foot-10 point guard led her squad to 19 wins during her senior campaign and also a semi-final appearance in the Class AA championships and was named the Big 10 League MVP ... The victories set a school record as she was named to the New York State Class AA fourth team, and was the Albany Times Union Girls Basketball Athlete of the Year ... Grabbed 5.6 rebounds and handed out 4.2 assists per game ... Played for the City Rocks AAU basketball team.

Personal: Sheila is the daughter of Phyllis Dixon ... Has 13 brothers and sisters ... Concentration is Political Science.

CAREER HIGHS:
Points:
26 vs. Providence (12/4/11)
Rebounds:
14 at Dartmouth (2/26/11)
Assists:
6 at NJIT (1/6/11)
Steals:
5, twice
Blocks:
2, multiple times