|Hometown:||North Baltimore, OH|
|High School:||Van Buren|
2013: Shank hit .382 as a redshirt freshman along with 12 runs, 21 hits, two doubles, one triple, 10 RBI, three walks and six stolen bases.
Academically, Shank was awarded Exemplary Academic Achievement honors by the NJCAA after earning a 3.7 GPA. That also earned her a spot on the All-OCCAC Academic Team.
2012: Shank was a redshirt last season after transfering in mid-year.
Prior to Owens: Shank is a 2011 graduate of Van Buren who spent the first semester of her freshman year at Trine University in Angola, IN. Despite making the dean's list there, she transferred to Owens in January.
During her senior year at Van Buren, Shank hit. 393 and earned First Team All-BVC, Second Team All-District and BVC All-Academic honors. Additionally, she was the team's offensive and defensive player of the year under the tutelage of Stacy Sharp. As a junior, she was Second Team All-BVC, BVC All-Academic and the team's defensive player of the year. As a sophomore, she was Second Team All-BVC, the team's defensive player of the year and BVC All-Academic. As a freshman, she was the team's offensive player of the year, Second Team All-BVC, Second Team All-District and BVC All-Academic. Shank also played four years of basketball and was the school's valedictorian with a 4.0 GPA.
Personal: Shank is the daughter of Terry and Jane Shank and has one brother, Evan. Her uncle, Dave Simon, played basketball for the Express in 1981-82. Shank is an associate of arts general concentration major at Owens.