11 - Shannon McSweeney
Shannon McSweeney
Height: 5-6
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Boxborough, MA
High School: Phillips Andover Academy
Position: GK

2011: Earned Honorable Mention All-Ivy recognition at the conclusion of the season … Recipient of the team’s Outstanding Rookie Award … Played every minute of every game in net for the Bears … Posted a 3.59 GAA and a .721 save percentage … Earned Ivy Rookie of the Week honors after posting a 2-0 record, 13 saves, a 1.50 GAA and an .813 save percentage in wins over Quinnipiac and Fairfield … Named to the NFHCA All-Academic Squad … Before Brown: A four-year starter in goal at Phillips Andover, McSweeney was also a four-year starter for the softball team, captaining both teams as a senior … Posted a four-year record of 50-10-4 while at Andover, while posting 36 shutouts … Helped to lead Andover to the NEPSAC Class A Semi-Finals three times and the Quarterfinals one time during her career … Recipient of the Abbot Athletic Award in 2011 … Selected to National Futures Championship five times (2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011) … Named an alternate for the 2007 Junior Olympics … Was a 2009 Junior National Camp selection, Olympic Development Select … Played with the 2010 Olympic Development Select Travel Team (National U19 Squad) for the USA Women’s Argentina Tour … Also played club field hockey for Cape Ann Coalition … Four-year honor roll student at Phillips Andover … Selected to Ambassador’s Board of Head Tour Guides for Admissions in 2009 … Personal: The daughter of Kevin and Cynthia McSweeney, Shannon has two brothers, John and James … Cousin, Kate Macdonald, plays lacrosse at Northwestern … Undecided on a concentration.

McSweeney’s Career Highs
Saves:
20, at Yale (11/5/11)
Goals Against:
1, 2x, last vs. Holy Cross (10/25/11)
GAA:
3.38 vs. Penn (10/29/11)
Save %:
.736 at Fairfield (10/9/11)

McSweeney's Career Stats
 GP/GSMinGAGAASSave%W-LShOShots Faced
201117/171208:32623.59160.7214-130393
TOTALS17/171208:32623.59160.7214-130393