Hometown: Orangevale, CA
Previous School: Bella Vista High School
College: Stepper is entering her first season playing for Simpson.
High School: Stepper played three years of varsity basketball at Bella Vista High School. She also played volleyball and competed in track. During her senior year, she was eighth in the country in volleyball for most blocks in a season and earned team MVP and all-league honors for basketball. She was also captain of her basketball team. She was a triple threat athlete, Athlete of the Year, and a scholar-athlete.
Personal: Shelby is the daughter of Chris and Ann Stepper. She likes to read books, especially fiction novels. She also likes listening country music, hanging out with friends, and photography. Her career goal is to become a pediatrician.
Reason for coming to Simpson: " I choose Simpson because I love the campus. I like how it is a small campus. Simpson also has my major. I also wanted to go to Simpson because I like their basketball and volleyball programs."