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2019 AUSTRALIAN HOCKEY RECRUIT – ISABELLA SHANNON

The Student

  • Attends: St Scholastica’s College, NSW Australia
  • Leadership:
    • Hockey captain – Senior div 1 team – 2016, 2017, 2018
    • Hockey coach – Junior and intermediate teams – 2016, 2017,2018
    • High school – Years 7-10 Class Captain
    • Primary school – Year 6 School Captain
  • Awards:
    • 2018 – St Scholastica’s College Hockey Player of the Year
    • Community service award
    • Outstanding achievement (ranked 1st in class) – English
    • Outstanding achievement (ranked 1st in class) – Math
  • SAT:
    • Reading & Writing: 530
    • Math: 590
    • Total: 1120

See link below for academic reference

The Person

  • Isabella is an active member in both her school and wider-community, participating in school social work charity events, volunteering work for mens homeless shelters in food preparation and service,  volunteering at Cancer Council NSW, disability support carer for autistic people and maths tutoring for mildly autistic/ADHD girls.
  • Those who know Isabella describe her as: hardworking, resilient, diligent and enthusiastic.
  • She is also a role model for younger student-athletes as she consistently models a positive attitude, clear focus, and unyielding work ethic that balances both hockey and her scholastic pursuits.

See link below to School Character Reference 

 The Athlete

  • Height: 5 ft 7
  • Position: Attacker/Mid fielder
  • Right handed, however strong on left as well

 

Strengths:

  • Physical fitness
  • High training/work ethic
  • Excellent communication skills both on and off field
  • Self-motivated
  • Supportive/encouraging
  • Dedicated to sport but especially hockey
  • Positive attitude
  • Adapts quickly to changes/new environments

 

Teams Represented:

  • U18’s All State champion’s
  • U18’s All State MVP
  • International touring teams 2017/2018
  • First grade womens player for 2 years competing in Sydney Womens Hockey League (SWHL) Div 1 (2017/2018)
  • Sydney East Hockey Association regional rep since 2012 and most recently:
  • Under 18’s div 1 underage field player in 2016
  • Under 18’s div 1 underage indoor player in 2016 – championship winning team
  • Under 18’s div 1 field player 2017 and 2018
  • Under 18’s div 1 indoor hockey player 2017 and 2018
  • Open womens div 1 field player 2017 and 2018

See link below for Coach Reference

See link below for Athletic Resume

View snapshot video below

Videos

If you feel that Isabella could be a good fit, please contact Maria Hopes.

Phone: +61 414 477 476 | Email: maria@studyandplayusa.com.au | Skype: maria.hopes