22 Shannon McSweeney
22 Shannon McSweeney
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Stow, MA
High School: The Rivers School
Position: D

2011: Suffered a season-ending injury in the preseason.

2010: Only freshman to start all 17 games... Helped anchor a defense that posted four shutouts... Named CollegeSoccer360.com Primetime Performer after Yale's victory over Penn State.

Before Yale: All-state selection as a senior at The Rivers School… Three-time ISL all-league selection… Team captain as a senior… Received The Rivers School Golden Boot Award and Pioneer Player Award in her senior year… Helped lead The Rivers School to two ISL championships and two NEPSAC Tournament titles… Player four years of varsity basketball as well… Played soccer for the Stars of Massachusetts from U-11 to U-18. Inducted into the Stars of Massachusetts Hall of Fame… Two-time Player of the Year selection…. Helped team to four State Cup championships.

Personal: Volunteered at Franciscan Hospital for Children… In the summer of 2009, served as a legislative intern in Massachusetts State Senator Steven Tolman’s office.