Nebraska Wesleyan University senior guard Shea Rasmussen became the school’s all-time leader in made 3-point field goals for a career.
Rasmussen (Longmont, Colo.) went 3-4 from 3-point range in the last game against Morningside College on Jan. 4 to give her 164 3-pointers for her career, breaking the previous record of 162 that was held by Brenda Straight (1989-92).
Rasmussen, a Longmont H.S., graduate, has made 35-86 from 3-point range in the first 13 games this season hitting 40.7 percent from beyond the arc. She is currently third in the GPAC in 3-point field goal percentage and is fourth in the GPAC in 3-pointers made per game.
She is currently averaging 18.0 points per game to rank third in the GPAC in scoring. Earlier this season she became the 11th player in NWU history to score over 1,000 points for her career. Currently Rasmussen has exactly 1,100 points which is now eighth all-time at Nebraska Wesleyan in career scoring.
Nebraska Wesleyan is 5-8 overall and 2-6 in the GPAC. The Prairie Wolves return home this Saturday to face Dakota Wesleyan in GPAC action at Snyder Arena at 2 p.m.