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Shannon McLeese
   Class   Senior
   Position   Shortstop
   Height   5-6
   Hometown   Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
   Last School   Daytona Beach CC

As a Senior (2010):

Played 35 games, starting 28
Had 13 hits and eight runs scored
Put down nine sacrifice bunts
Stole three bases

As a Junior (2009):

Ranked third on the team in both batting average (.221) and runs scored (10)
Led the team with five stolen bases on six attempts
One of three players to start all 43 games - all at shortstop
Ranked second on the team with 30 hits
Had four hits against Delaware State on March 2
Posted a seven game-hitting streak

As a Sophomore (2008):

One of two players to start in all 44 games
Turned in four multiple-hit games and a pair of multiple-RBI games
Hit safely in eight consecutive games (March 1-16)
Went 4-for-5, scored a pair of runs and drove in two more runs against UC-Riverside on March 2
Was 5-for-7 in a doubleheader against Cornell on April 30

Before Binghamton:

A second-team Mid-Florida Conference selection at Daytona Beach Community College
Batted .355 with three home runs, 24 RBI and 11 stolen bases

Before College:

Named first-team all-county and third-team all-state (Class 6A) as a senior at South Plantation High School
The team MVP her senior season
Also named second-team all-county as a sophomore and honorable mention all-county as a freshman
Named the team's rookie of the year in 2003
Attended American Heritage High School her junior year (2005), was named second-team all-county
Helped her team win the Class 3A state title


Born April 25, 1988
Parents are Janice and Charles McLeese
Majoring in sociology