Duke Men's Lacrosse BIO
54 Christopher Shannon
Career: Played in six games with one start ... compiled 58 minutes between the pipes in two seasons with the Blue Devils ... made 10 saves and posted an 8.17 goals against average and a .556 save percentage.
2012: Saw time in two games ... earned first career start at Denver (4/27) ... made three saves in five minutes of action against Dartmouth (3/18) ... finished the season with a 13.16 goals against average and a .600 save percentage in nine minutes of action.
2011: Saw time in four contests ... played 49:37 ... made seven saves and posted a 7.26 goals against average and a .538 save percentage ... had a season-high four saves in 25:59 of action against Presbyterian (4/11) ... made first career save in season-opening win over Siena (2/12) ... ACC Honor Roll selection.
Prep: Three-year football letterman at Phillips Academy under Leon Modeste ... all-region pick by PrepStar magazine ... recorded 26 tackles and three sacks as a senior and earned All-New England Prep School All-Star team honors ... two-time Division I All-Star choice by the Eagle Tribune ... served as team captain during senior season ... helped Phillips to a three-year record of 19-6 with two appearances in the New England Prep School Class A Championship game ... also participated in track and field, earning top-five finishes in both the shot put (3rd) and discus (5th) at the 2006 New England Prep School Class A championships ... helped team to the 2006 New England Prep School Class A state track and field championship ... received the National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete award in 2007.
Personal: Son of Carolyn and Michael Shannon ... father played football and lacrosse at Holy Cross while mother was a member of the track and field and lacrosse teams at Holy Cross ... brother, Mike, played football at Dartmouth ... born June 8, 1988.