Shameka Gordon | #6 | D/M
Hometown: Old Harbour, Jamaica
Previous School: Community College of Baltimore
Career: Shameka has had an outstanding two year career with the Argonauts as one of the top defenders at the sweeper position. She has been recognized nationally, being named a two-time Daktronics First Team All-South Region selection and two-time Daktronics First Team All-American. She has twice been named an All-GSC selection, a first team selection in 2008 and second team selection in 2009. In the Argos champioship run in 2008 she was named to the NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Team and the Final Four Tournament's Most Outstanding Defensive Player. She finishes her career with four goals, all coming in 2009, six assists for 14 points..
2009: Daktronics First Team All-America...NSCAA/adidas Third Team All-American and First Team All-South Region...Daktronics All-South Region First Team..Named to the All-GSC Second Team... Preseason All-GSC Team...Captured seasons' first GSC Defender of the Week award (9/1) for her performance in a 4-0 win over Florida Tech in the season opener (8/28)...Scored her first career goal in a 9-0 win over NAIA Warner Pacific (9/5)... Scored the fourth and final goal in the Argos 4-2 win over No. 9 Rollins on the road (9/11)...Named GSC Defender of the Week (9/15)... Tallied her first assist of the season against No. 23 North Alabama in a 4-0 shutout (10/23)...Scored the equalizer in a 2-1 win at Carson-Newman in the NCAA Quarerfinal match (11/22)...
2008: Named a Daktronics First Team All-American... Daktronics First Team All-South Region... NSCAA First Team All-South Region... GSC First Team... GSC Defender of the Week (10/14)... NCAA Championship Most Outstanding Defensive Player... NCAA Championship All-Tournmant Team... Started all 26 games... Led the team in minutes played with 2,280... recorded two assists on the season, the first one coming in a 5-1 win at Harding (10/4)... Assisted her sister Shaneka in a 3-0 win over conference rival Montevallo (10/31)...
Community College of Baltimore: Was a part of the 2007 NJCAA National Championship team...Was named to the NSCAA All Northeast Region Team...Named to the NJCAA Division I Soccer Championship All-Tournament Team...2007 NJCAA Division I All Region XX First Team...2007 All Maryland JuCo Second Team.
High School: Lettered in soccer and track and field... Held record for most assists
Personal: Daughter of Errol Gordon and Sylvia Rose... Has siblings, Michael and Tashera... Has twin sister, Shaneka, who also plays soccer for West Florida... Majoring in nursing.
Photo courtesy of Jim Hogue