More Than The Score

October 09, 2006

Shannon Conway


Girls Soccer


Who has had the biggest influence on your life?

"My father. He always told me that if I set my mind to it, I can do anything."

Why do you like the sport you play?

"I have a lot of fun playing, and it keeps me in shape."

How much time to you invest in practicing on your own?

"I don't have much of an offseason. I'm always playing either for a club or indoor."


Who is the best athlete you have competed against?

"Kaitlyn Mahoney. She plays midfield for our team."

What is your proudest moment, on or off the field?

"Last (Tuesday) I scored the game-winning goal against Martinsburg. We won 3-2 off my penalty kick in the 83rd minute."

If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would it be?

"Mia Hamm, because she plays soccer."

Do you have any pregame rituals?

"To get mentally ready, we all pray together as a team."

What are your career aspirations?

"As of right now, I'm undecided."

Who do you listen to most on your Ipod?

"I listen to a big variety of music."

What other extracurricular activities are you involved in?

"Just soccer."

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