New Hyde Park, Pa./New Hyde Park
At Delaware: Once again expected to make a huge impact on offense after outstanding rookie season.
2010 Season: Played in 19 games including 18 starts as a freshman • tallied team second-best 12 points (5g, 2a) • scored game winners versus Binghamton in second career game in overtime (Sept. 5) and at Drexel (Oct. 30) • took 18 shots with eight on goal, scoring on 62.5 percent of her shots on goal • recorded two goals in first career game versus Delaware State (Oct. 22) • selected to CAA All-Rookie Team • named Colonial Athletic Association Co-Rookie of the Week (Sept. 6).
High School: Three year starter under head coach Phil Cascella • earned NY Section 8 All-Class honors in 2008 • earned NY Section 8 All-County honors in 2009 • named to the All-Long Island and All-State teams in 2009 • helped lead club team Albertson Fury '91 to two State Cup Championships in 2009-10 • started on the Olympic Development Program (ODP) squad from 2007 to 2009 • also played lacrosse, starting all four years • class officer • honor roll student.
Personal: Shannon Anne Kearney ("car-nee") • daughter of Cyril and Colleen Kearney • likes to travel • majoring in nursing at Delaware • has a younger sister, Caitlyn, and a younger brother, Connor • inspired by Michael Jordan and his quotes, stating they make her want to be better and work harder • worked as an office assistant over the summer.
Career-High Goals: 2 (at Delaware State, 8/22/10)
Career-High Assists: 1 (twice, most recently vs. Towson, 10/24/10)
Career-High Points: 4 (at Delaware State, 8/22/10)
Career Game-Winning Goals: 2 (most recently vs. Drexel, 10/30/09)