11 - Shannon McSweeney
Shannon McSweeney
Height: 5-6
Year: Senior
Hometown: Boxborough, MA
High School: Phillips Andover Academy
Position: GK
gp 17
gs 17
min 1226:57
ga 38
gaa 2.17
sv 111
sv % .745

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 ... NFHCA National Academic Squad selection. 

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 18 at Princeton L, 4-0
Oct 22 at Holy Cross W, 1-0
Oct 25 Cornell L, 3-0
Nov 1 at Penn L, 2-1
Nov 2 at Saint Joseph's L, 3-1
Nov 8 Yale L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 17 7
Games started 17 7
Minutes 1226:57 519:27
Goals against 38 25
Goals-against average 2.17 3.37
Saves 111 48
Save pct .745 .658
Wins 9 1
Losses 8 6
Ties 0 0
Shutouts 3 0
Date Opponent Score min ga gaa sv sv%
Sep 6 Bryant W, 3-0 70:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Sep 7 at UMass Lowell W, 2-1 70:00 1 1.00 4 .800
Sep 14 Georgetown W, 4-1 70:00 1 1.00 3 .750
Sep 20 Columbia L, 4-0 70:00 4 4.00 5 .556
Sep 21 Sacred Heart W, 2-1 77:30 1 0.90 8 .889
Sep 27 at Dartmouth L, 6-1 70:00 6 6.00 5 .455
Oct 4 Harvard W, 4-3 90:40 3 2.32 9 .750
Oct 5 Siena W, 3-2 70:00 2 2.00 5 .714
Oct 8 at Quinnipiac L, 3-1 70:00 3 3.00 3 .500
Oct 12 Lehigh W, 4-2 70:00 2 2.00 4 .667
Oct 13 Providence W, 2-0 70:00 0 0.00 19 1.000
Oct 18 at Princeton L, 4-0 70:00 4 4.00 11 .733
Oct 22 at Holy Cross W, 1-0 70:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Oct 25 Cornell L, 3-0 70:00 3 3.00 3 .500
Nov 1 at Penn L, 2-1 70:00 2 2.00 1 .333
Nov 2 at Saint Joseph's L, 3-1 70:00 3 3.00 7 .700
Nov 8 Yale L, 3-2 78:47 3 2.67 14 .824
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2011-12 17 17 71:05 3.65 3.59 9.41 .721
2012-13 17 17 71:52 2.82 2.75 10.88 .794
2013-14 17 17 68:46 3.00 3.05 10.12 .771
2014-15 17 17 72:10 2.24 2.17 6.53 .745
Total 68 68 70:58 2.93 2.89 9.24 .759
  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 17 17 1226:57 38 2.17 111 .745 9 8 0 3
Total 68 68 4826:02 199 2.89 628 .759 23 43 0 4
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 17 17 72:10 2.24 2.17 6.53 .745
Conference 7 7 74:12 3.57 3.37 6.86 .658
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -

Home 10 10 73:42 1.90 1.80 7.60 .800
Away 7 7 70:00 2.71 2.71 5.00 .648
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - -

Wins 9 9 73:08 1.11 1.06 6.89 .861
Losses 8 8 71:06 3.50 3.45 6.12 .636

September 6 6 71:15 2.17 2.13 5.17 .705
October 8 8 72:35 2.12 2.05 7.25 .773
November 3 3 72:56 2.67 2.56 7.33 .733
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 17 17 1226:57 38 2.17 111 .745 9 8 0 3
Conference 7 7 519:27 25 3.37 48 .658 1 6 0 0
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Home 10 10 736:57 19 1.80 76 .800 7 3 0 2
Away 7 7 490:00 19 2.71 35 .648 2 5 0 1
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Wins 9 9 658:10 10 1.06 62 .861 9 0 0 3
Losses 8 8 568:47 28 3.45 49 .636 0 8 0 0

September 6 6 427:30 13 2.13 31 .705 4 2 0 1
October 8 8 580:40 17 2.05 58 .773 5 3 0 2
November 3 3 218:47 8 2.56 22 .733 0 3 0 0