10 Shannon Burns
10 Shannon Burns
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mount Sinai, N.Y.
High School: Mount Sinai
Position: M
gp 19
p 27
g 26
a 1

As a senior: All-NEC Second Team ... NEC Tournament MVP ... NEC All-Tournament Team ... Sector National Player of the Week ... Started all 19 games as a senior captain, finishing third on the team with 26 goals ... Led the team with 59 draw control wins, setting the single-season program record and ranking second in the NEC with 3.11 per game ... That average was also good for 59th nationally and second in the program's single-season ranks ... Tied for team lead with nine free position scores (9-19) ... Scored a career-high seven goals in a 15-10 win over Wagner in the NEC Tournament Championship May 3, tying her for third in the Bryant single-game record books ... Added two more hat tricks, scoring three in wins over Manhattan and CCSU ... Tacked on one assist on the season for 27 points ... Picked up a career-high eight draw controls wins at Fresno State, a number tied for third in the single-game program records ... Finished with 21 ground balls and 15 caused turnovers as well ... Leaves the program as the all-time leader in games played (71), 12th in draw controls (85) and draw controls per game (1.20) and ninth in free position goals (20) ... Also graduates ranked inside the program top-20 in goals, shots and shots on goal.

As a junior: Appeared in all 19 games for the Bulldogs in the midfield ... Scored goals in six contests, finding the back of the net twice against Quinnipiac on March 20 and Saint Francis U. on April 13 ... Added an assist on the year for nine points ... Netted the game winner against the Red Flash ... Finished the year with 11 ground balls, two draw controls and nine caused turnovers.

As a sophomore: Enjoyed a breakout season in 2013 for the Bulldogs, appearing in all 18 games … Finished the season with a career-high 16 goals and added two assists for 18 total points … Scored six free-position goals, picked up 11 ground balls and posted 18 draw controls … Posted a pair of hat tricks and six multi-goal games … Scored her first goal of the season in the opener against Holy Cross (2/13) … Scored two goals in back-to-back games against Stetson (3/13) and Southern California (3/19) … Recorded her first career hat trick against Sacred Heart (3/30) … Followed that with a pair of goals against Central Connecticut (4/5) … Netted her second hat trick of the season and a career-high four points against Mount St. Mary’s (4/21) … Recorded a season-high five draw controls against Siena (3/19).

As a freshman: Appeared in 15-of-16 games for the Bulldogs in 2012 ... Scored a trio of goals on the season, including free-position tallies against Navy and Presbyterian ... Also scored in a 17-11 win over LIU Brooklyn April 1, where she also dished out an assist for a career-high two points ... Fired seven shots on the year, with six going on goal ... Went 2-for-3 in free-position opportunities ... Totalled eight ground balls, six draw controls and one caused turnover on the season. 

Before Bryant: A three-sport athlete, Burns is a three-year varsity starter in lacrosse ... Led team to Long Island and Downstate New York championships as a senior ... Named an Academic All-American as a junior ... 2011 and 2010 all-county selection … Team captain … Member of the 2010 Long Island School Girls Team ... Earned all-league honors as a sophomore ... Also a three-year varsity letterwinner in volleyball and a two-year varsity letterwinner in winter track at Mount Sinai High School ... Helped both the Mustang volleyball and lacrosse teams to the Suffolk County finals from 2008-2010 ... 2009 all-league volleyball selection ... Member of the Yellow Jackets Lacrosse Club ... Four-year scholar-athlete ... Honor roll student ... National Honor Society member.

Personal: Daughter of Christine and Thomas Burns, Shannon Marie Burns was born Nov. 23, 1993 ... Has two brothers, Thomas and Conor.



CAREER HIGHS
Goals: 7 vs. Wagner (5/3/15)
Assists: 1, five times (last vs. Lehigh, 3/28/15)
Points: 7 vs. Wagner (5/3/15)
Ground balls: 5 at Saint Francis U. (3/24/13)
Draw controls: 8 at Fresno State (3/11/15)
Caused turnovers: 4 at Saint Francis U. (3/24/13)

Recent Games
Apr 19 at Saint Francis U. W, 17-10
Apr 24 Wagner W, 8-4
Apr 26 Mount St. Mary's L, 9-8
May 1 #4 Robert Morris W, 18-10
May 3 #2 Wagner W, 15-10
May 8 at No. 13 Loyola L, 21-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 7
Points 27 8
Goals 26 8
Assists 1 0
Shots 51 22
Shooting percentage 51.0 36.4
Shots on goal 41 17
Shots on goal percentage 80.4 77.3
Free position goals-shots 9-19 1-6
Ground balls 21 10
Draw controls 59 20
Turnovers 6 0
Caused turnovers 15 8
Fouls 37 15
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 14 Holy Cross W, 9-6 2 0 2 1-1 0 0 0 1 2 100.0 2 100.0
Feb 21 at Brown L, 12-8 1 0 1 1-1 1 4 0 1 1 100.0 1 100.0
Feb 28 Manhattan W, 17-2 3 0 3 1-1 0 1 0 0 4 75.0 3 75.0
Mar 4 Yale L, 12-8 1 0 1 0-0 2 1 0 1 3 33.3 2 66.7
Mar 7 Siena W, 9-8 0 0 0 0-0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 11 at Fresno St. W, 14-9 0 0 0 0-1 0 8 1 0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 14 at UC Davis W, 13-10 0 0 0 0-0 2 2 2 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 23 at UMass Lowell W, 16-3 2 0 2 1-3 1 3 0 1 5 40.0 4 80.0
Mar 28 Lehigh L, 9-8 2 1 3 0-0 0 6 0 1 2 100.0 2 100.0
Apr 3 Central Connecticut W, 12-8 3 0 3 1-1 1 5 0 1 3 100.0 3 100.0
Apr 10 at Sacred Heart W, 11-10 0 0 0 0-1 3 0 0 2 2 0.0 1 50.0
Apr 12 LIU Brooklyn W, 16-12 2 0 2 0-1 1 6 0 0 8 25.0 4 50.0
Apr 17 at Robert Morris W, 17-13 1 0 1 0-0 1 1 0 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 19 at Saint Francis U. W, 17-10 2 0 2 0-0 2 4 0 2 3 66.7 3 100.0
Apr 24 Wagner W, 8-4 0 0 0 0-1 0 3 0 1 2 0.0 2 100.0
Apr 26 Mount St. Mary's L, 9-8 0 0 0 0-2 2 1 0 2 3 0.0 3 100.0
May 1 #4 Robert Morris W, 18-10 0 0 0 0-1 1 6 0 0 2 0.0 1 50.0
May 3 #2 Wagner W, 15-10 7 0 7 4-5 0 6 2 1 8 87.5 8 100.0
May 8 at No. 13 Loyola L, 21-3 0 0 0 0-0 4 1 1 1 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2011-12 15 - 3 1 4 2-3 8 6 5 1 7 42.9 6 85.7
2012-13 18 1 16 2 18 6-13 11 18 7 8 37 43.2 29 78.4
2013-14 19 - 8 1 9 3-10 11 2 9 9 24 33.3 18 75.0
2014-15 19 19 26 1 27 9-19 21 59 6 15 51 51.0 41 80.4
Total 71 20 53 5 58 20-45 51 85 27 33 119 44.5 94 79.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 19 19 26 1 27 9-19 21 59 6 15 51 51.0 41 80.4
Conference 7 7 8 0 8 1-6 10 20 0 8 22 36.4 17 77.3
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 20 1 21 7-13 7 36 2 8 38 52.6 30 78.9
Away 8 8 6 0 6 2-6 14 23 4 7 13 46.2 11 84.6
Neutral - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 14 14 22 0 22 8-16 12 46 5 9 42 52.4 33 78.6
Losses 5 5 4 1 5 1-3 9 13 1 6 9 44.4 8 88.9
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February 3 3 6 0 6 3-3 1 5 0 2 7 85.7 6 85.7
March 6 6 5 1 6 1-4 5 21 3 3 12 41.7 9 75.0
April 7 7 8 0 8 1-6 10 20 0 8 22 36.4 17 77.3
May 3 3 7 0 7 4-6 5 13 3 2 10 70.0 9 90.0