11 - Shannon McSweeney
Shannon McSweeney
Height: 5-6
Year: Junior
Hometown: Boxborough, MA
High School: Phillips Andover Academy
Position: GK
gp 17
gs 17
min 1168:54
ga 51
gaa 3.05
sv 172
sv % .771

2013|Stats: Team tri-capatin…Named Honorable Mention All-Ivy at the conclusion of the season…Also earned Academic All-Ivy Honors…Played and started all 17 games… Led the Ivy League in with 172 saves on the season and ranked third with a save percentage of 0.771…Recorded a career-high 24 saves against Maine…Made 20 saves in Brown’s Ivy contest against #9 Princeton…Had double digit save in seven games…Led the Bears to a 6-11 record, highlighted by a 2-1 overtime win over Harvard in conference play. 

2012|Stats : Named Second Team All-Ivy … Played every minute of the season in goal … Set a new Brown record for saves in a season with 185, which ranked first in the Ivy League … Earned a 2.75 GAA, fifth in the Ivy League, and a .794 save percentage, 7th in the nation and 2nd in the Ivy League … Also posted one shutout, against Holy Cross … Recorded double digit saves in nine games, including a career-high 22 in 2-1 win over Rutgers … Also had 18 at Penn … Named Ivy League Player of the Week after stopping 46 shots in a 2-1 week for the Bears … Recipient of the team’s John L. Danforth ’52 Award as the unsung hero … Named to the NFHCA Division I All-Academic Squad.

2011: Earned Honorable Mention All-Ivy recognition … Recipient of the team’s Outstanding Rookie Award … Played every minute of every game in net … Recorded 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 Division I 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, including 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, is a senior on the women’s lacrosse team at Northwestern … Concentrating in Engineering. 

McSweeney’s Career Highs
Saves: 
24, vs. Maine (9/15/13)
Goals Against: 
0, 2x, last vs. Holy Cross (10/23/13)
GAA: 
0.00, 2x, last vs. Holy Cross (10/23/13)
Save %: 
1.000,2x, last vs. Holy Cross (10/23/13)

McSweeney's Career Stats

 

GP/GS

Min

GA

GAA

S

Save%

W-L

ShO

Shots Faced

2011

17/17

1208:32

62

3.59

160

.721

4-13

0

393

2012

17/17

1221:39

48

2.75

185

.794

6-11

1

368

2013

17/17

1168:54

51

3.05

172

.771

6-11

0

368

TOTALS

51/51

3599:05

161

3.13

517

.762

16-35

1

1129

Recent Games
Oct 19 Princeton L, 6-2
Oct 23 Holy Cross W, 3-1
Oct 26 at Cornell L, 2-1
Nov 2 Penn L, 4-0
Nov 3 at Fairfield L, 6-1
Nov 9 at Yale L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 17 7
Games started 17 7
Minutes 1168:54 479:40
Goals against 51 22
Goals-against average 3.05 3.21
Saves 172 78
Save pct .771 .780
Wins 6 1
Losses 11 6
Ties 0 0
Shutouts 0 0
Date Opponent Score min ga gaa sv sv%
Sep 6 Bryant L, 4-3 70:00 4 4.00 6 .600
Sep 8 Rider W, 3-2 70:00 2 2.00 13 .867
Sep 14 at Vermont W, 3-1 70:00 1 1.00 4 .800
Sep 15 vs. Maine L, 6-0 70:00 6 6.00 24 .800
Sep 20 at Columbia L, 4-1 70:00 4 4.00 10 .714
Sep 22 at Colgate W, 4-3 70:00 3 3.00 9 .750
Sep 28 Dartmouth L, 4-3 68:09 4 4.11 7 .636
Oct 2 at Providence L, 5-1 70:00 5 5.00 7 .583
Oct 5 at Harvard W, 2-1 72:59 1 0.96 10 .909
Oct 9 Quinnipiac L, 2-1 70:00 2 2.00 6 .750
Oct 13 Louisville W, 2-1 74:30 1 0.94 10 .909
Oct 19 Princeton L, 6-2 70:00 6 6.00 20 .769
Oct 23 Holy Cross W, 3-1 64:18 0 0.00 7 1.000
Oct 26 at Cornell L, 2-1 64:28 1 1.09 6 .857
Nov 2 Penn L, 4-0 70:00 4 4.00 7 .636
Nov 3 at Fairfield L, 6-1 60:26 5 5.79 8 .615
Nov 9 at Yale L, 2-1 64:04 2 2.19 18 .900
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2011-12 17 17 1208:32 62 3.59 160 .721 3 13 0 0
2012-13 17 17 1221:39 48 2.75 185 .794 5 11 0 1
2013-14 17 17 1168:54 51 3.05 172 .771 6 11 0 0
2014-15 3 3 210:00 2 0.67 13 .867 3 0 0 1
Total 54 54 3809:05 163 3.00 530 .765 17 35 0 2
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 17 17 1168:54 51 3.05 172 .771 6 11 0 0
Conference 7 7 479:40 22 3.21 78 .780 1 6 0 0
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Home 8 8 556:57 23 2.89 76 .768 3 5 0 0
Away 8 8 541:57 22 2.84 72 .766 3 5 0 0
Neutral 1 1 70:00 6 6.00 24 .800 0 1 0 0

Wins 6 6 421:47 8 1.33 53 .869 6 0 0 0
Losses 11 11 747:07 43 4.03 119 .735 0 11 0 0

September 7 7 488:09 24 3.44 73 .753 3 4 0 0
October 7 7 486:15 16 2.30 66 .805 3 4 0 0
November 3 3 194:30 11 3.96 33 .750 0 3 0 0
December - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -