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2014 Lacrosse Roster

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Shannon Gilroy

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Height
5' 9"
CLASS
JR
Hometown
Northport, N.Y.
School
Northport HS
Lelan Bailey

Honors

2014 ALC Preseason Player to Watch

2014 Inside Lacrosse Preseason First Team All-American

2013 IWLCA All-America Second Team

2013 SynapseSports.com All-America Second Team

2013 Tewaaraton Award Nominee

2013 All-ALC First Team

2013 IWLCA All-South Region

2013 ALC Academic Honor Roll

2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll

ALC Offensive Player of the Week (4/22/13)

ALC Offensive Player of the Week (3/24/13)

ALC Offensive Player of the Week (3/12/13)

2013 Inside Lacrosse Preseason All-American

2012 WomensLax.com All-America

2012 SynapseSports.com Third Team All-America

2012 SynapseSports.com All-Rookie Squad

2012 ALC All-Tournament Team

2012 SEC First-Year Honor Roll

WomensLax.com National Rookie of the Week (5/21/12)

SynapseSports.com National Rookie of the Week (5/7/12)

WomensLax.com National Rookie of the Week (5/7/12)

ALC Rookie of the Week (4/2/12)

SynapseSports.com National Weekly Honor Roll (4/3/12)

 

2014: Has started in all three games…Set a new program single-game record with 10 draw controls in the win over High Point…Also tied two program records with eight goals and 13 shots against High Point…Leads Florida in points (20), goals (19), draw controls (19), free-position goals (7) and shots (31)…Had a then-career-high-tying seven goals in the Jacksonville victory, while adding six draw controls, two ground balls and a caused turnover…Had a team-leading five points off four goals and an assist, with three draw controls, a ground ball and a caused turnover in the season opener against No. 1 North Carolina.

 

2013: Played and started in every game for the Gators in 2013…Scored a team-high 52 goals and led with 59 draw controls…Finished second on the team with 65 points…Finished the season 20th in goals, 45th in points and 58th in goals per game (2.48) in the national statistics…Named a Tewaaraton Award Nominee…Earned IWLCA and SynapseSports.com All-American honors…Also earned a spot on the All-ALC First Team...Tallied a team-high three points on two goals and an assist in the NCAA quarterfinal game versus Syracuse…Led with a team-high seven draw controls and scored four goals in the Gators’ 16-5 win over Denver...Helped the Gators in a historic win over No. 4 Northwestern by putting up seven points on five goals and two assists,  and adding a ground ball and five draw controls…Helped the Gators in the win at Oregon by adding two goals, one assist, two ground balls, one draw control and caused two turnovers…Had five goals, one ground ball, one draw control and caused two turnovers against No. 13 Dartmouth…Contributed three goals, one ground ball, two draw controls and caused a turnover against No. 9 Loyola…Had three goals, one assist, two draw controls and caused a turnover in the win over No. 4 Syracuse in the Orange Bowl Classic in Miami…Had a career-day for the Orange and Blue against UAlbany, posting a career and program-high eight draw controls while also recording five goals, two caused turnovers and two ground balls…Had four goals, three draw controls and one caused turnover against No. 18 Stony Brook.

 

2012: Played in all but one game for the Gators, making 16 starts…One of two freshmen to be named SynapseSports.com All-America, garnering Third Team honors, and one of three rookies to be named to the WomensLax.com All-America team…Named to the SynapseSports.com All-Rookie Squad and the ALC All-Tournament team…Helped the Gators to rank fifth in the nation in draw controls…Set a new UF season record for draw controls, and tied for third on the team in goals…Ranked eighth in the nation and fourth among freshmen in total draw controls…Led the Gators with 11 points and 17 draw controls in the NCAA Tournament…Led the Gators with five goals, an assist and six draw controls against No. 4 Syracuse in the NCAA Semifinals...Registered six draw controls, two goals and an assist against Penn State in the NCAA Quarterfinals, putting UF up 15-4 on draws...Topped the team with seven goals and six draw controls, adding four ground balls and two caused turnovers in the ALC Tournament to earn a spot on the All-Tournament team...Tied the Gators’ then-single-game goal record against No. 1 Northwestern, scoring a career-high seven goals in the ALC Championship...Scored four goals, two draw controls, a ground ball and a caused turnover against No. 17 Vanderbilt...Recorded four draw controls and two goals at No. 19 Johns Hopkins, including winning the draw after Johns Hopkins took a lead in overtime, setting up the Gators’ game-tying goal and contributing to the Gators’ first-ever overtime victory...Earned two goals, an assist, five draw controls and a ground ball in her first career conference game at No. 15 Ohio State...Set a then-new school record with seven draw controls at William & Mary.

 

Before Florida: Member of the 2011 U.S. Women’s U-19 Team…Ranked the No. 6 recruit in the nation by Inside Lacrosse Magazine…Starter on Northport’s Varsity Lacrosse team since eighth grade…2011 New York State Champions…Fourth in the nation in career goals with 422 and 11th in the nation with 148 career assists…Three-time US Lacrosse All-American (2009, 2010, 2011), four-time all-tournament, all-county and all-league selection…Captain and MVP of the Northport team in her junior and senior seasons, while also earning MVP honors for Northport as a sophomore…Named Suffolk County Player of the Year as well as All-Long Island Player of the Year in 2010 while being named All-Long Island from 2009-11…Ranked as the No. 5 recruit in the country by ESPN Rise.

 

Major: English

Minor: Business

 

Career Stats

GP-GS   G             A             Pts          Shots     Shot%    SOG       SOG%    GB          DC          TO           CT          

2014       3-3          19           1              20           31           .613        26           .839        4              19           3              2

2013       21-21     52           13           65           91           .571        66           .725        12           59           12           14

2012       21-16     44           7              51           91           .484        67           .736        22           83           11           10

TOTAL   45-40     115         21           136         213         .540        159         .746        38           161         26           26

 

Career Highs

Goals....................................................................... 8 vs. High Point (2/15/14)

Assists........................................................ 2, 2x,-last vs. Ohio State (5/3/13)

Points...................................................................... 8 vs. High Point (2/15/14)

Shots..................................................................... 13 vs. High Point (2/15/14)

Ground Balls............................................................... 5 vs. Temple (3/10/12)

Draw Controls..................................................... 10 vs. High Point (2/15/14)

Caused Turnovers.................................. 2, 5x-last vs. Ohio State (3/23/13)

 

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