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Shannon Pidd
Shannon Pidd


Tucson, Ariz.

High School:
Catalina Foothills HS





Club Team:
Sereno Golden Eagles

Shannon Pidd's Honors

UA Academic Achievement Award
Mary Roby Academic Achievement Award

2003: Started the first 13 matches of the season in the back... Had one shot on-goal at Montana (9/26/03), her first shot of the season... Part of the Wildcat defense that registered a 1-0 shutout of Kentucky (9/19/03) at home... Helped UA defense log a 3-0 shutout of Kent State (8/31/03)... Earned first collegiate start against Iowa State (8/29/03)...

2002: Earned the team's Academic Achievement Award for having the highest grade-point average on the squad... Saw action in four matches off the bench... Had one shot on the season... Notched first collegiate shot against Saint Louis (10/6/02)... Subbed-in against Youngstown State (10/4/02)... Came off the bench at Belmont (9/28/02)... Saw first collegiate action as a sub against Northern Iowa (9/8/02)... Mary Roby Academic Achievement Award winner...

Prep: Lettered three times in both soccer and track at Tucson's Catalina Foothills High School... Missed competition in both sports her junior year while rehabbing from an ACL injury... Honorable mention All-Arizona choice as a senior after being named to the Arizona second team as a sophomore... Twice named second team All-Southern Arizona and was a first team choice as a freshman... Helped the Falcon defense surrender only six goals in 24 games her senior season, while earning a 21-2-1 mark... Squad was state 4A runner-up... Also a track standout, she was part of a 4x100m relay that won three Southern Region championships... Track team was also state 4A runner-up... An outstanding student, she received the Spirit of Discovery and the Provost Scholarships to attend the UA... Four-year recipient of the Presidential Academic Award... Three-time recipient of the AIA Scholar/Athlete Award... Named Outstanding Math Student as both a sophomore and a junior... Played for the Sereno Golden Eagles club team out of Scottsdale, Ariz.... Club team was five-time Arizona age-group champion and two-time regional semifinalist... Part of the Arizona state Olympic Development Program for five years.

Shannon Pidd's Stats at Arizona

Year    GP  GS  Sh  G  A  Pts  GWG
2002     4   0   1  0  0   0    0
2003    13  13   1  0  0   0    0
Totals  17  13   2  0  0   0    0