2009: Earned a spot on the All-Patriot League
Second Team …. named the Most Valuable Player of the D.C.
College Cup … led the team in points (13), assists (five)
and goals (four) … ranked fourth in the Patriot League with
his five assists … recorded a pair of two-goal games, the
first against George Mason (9/5) and the second versus Army (10/4)
… recorded the game-winning goal in both the George Mason
and Army wins … registered one assist in three consecutive
road games against Virginia Tech (9/23), Bucknell (9/26) and James
Madison (9/30) … picked up assist on Mike Worden’s
dramatic double overtime game-winning goal against Lafayette
(10/10) … named the Patriot League Offensive Player of the
Week on 10/5 following his two-goal effort against Army …
started all 19 games.
2008: Made 15 appearances, including eight
starts ... tied for second on the team with three goals ... scored
a career- high two goals against Princeton (9/12), including the
game winner ... led team with two game-winning goals ...
game-winner came against Howard (8/29) and Princeton (9/12) ...
named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2007: Appeared in all 18 games with 17 starts ...
led team in goals (three), assists (two), points (eight) and
game-winning goals (three) ... netted first career goal in 2-0 win
over Princeton (9/7), which was also the game-winner ... also
scored game-winning goals in wins over Army (9/29) and Navy (10/13)
... named BRINE Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week on
October 1 with game-winning goal and an assist in 2-1 victory over
Army (9/29) ... named BRINE Patriot League Men's Soccer Rookie of
the Week on October 14 after scoring game-winning goal versus Navy
High School: A four-year starter at Tuscarora High School
... two-year captain ... team MVP in last three seasons ...
finished high school with 104 points (44 goals and 16 assists) ...
leading scorer for Frederick County Public Schools in both 2004 and
2005 ... three-time Frederick County All-Gazette First Team ...
Frederick News Post Player of the Year in 2005 and 2006 ...
Frederick Gazette Player of the Year in 2006 ... 2006 Washington
Post All- Met Second Team ... member of the 2006 NSCAA Adidas High
School All-South Team ... won the Maryland Scholar Award ...
graduated with Honors ... played club for five years with Bethesda
United and one with FC Delco ... three-time member of the Maryland
Olympic Development program team ... led club team to national
final four in 2004, 2005 and 2006 ... club team won the Maryland
State Cup in 2002, 2004 and 2006.
Personal: Son of Diane and Dave Shannon ... two brothers,
Greg and Andy... majoring in business administration, specializing