Softball 2014 – Player Profile

Shannon McMahon

Shannon McMahon – 4

Year: Freshman

Major: English

Height: 5-2

Bats/Throws: Right/Right

Position: OF/P

High School: South Plainfield

Hometown: South Plainfield, N.J.

Awards: 

2014: Wilmington Academic All-Star


Biography

High School: Three sport athlete at South Plainfield High School in South Plainfield, N.J. – four year letterwinner in softball for head coach Don Panzarella – helped lead the team to GMC Championship as a senior in 2013 – named Second Team All-State as a senior – named First Team All-Conference and All-Area as a sophomore, junior, and senior – also played four seasons on the basketball team – ran cross country as a freshman – honor roll student

Personal: Shannon MaryLou McMahon – daughter of Ricky and Nancy McMahon – has an older sister, Megan – majoring in English at Wilmington University while minoring in math with aspirations of becoming a middle school teacher – her favorite athletes are Jennie Finch and Derek Jeter – she considers her mom her hero because “she is the strongest person I’ve ever met and she’s fought through so many battles” – if she could date a celebrity, she would date Channing Tatum.