"Power In Pink"
Vanderbilt soccer vs. Kentucky (Oct. 6, 2013)
Photos by Joe Howell
HONORS • 2014 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll • 2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll • 2012-2013 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
2014 Appeared in one game, playing entire second half of a 6-0 shutout of Chattanooga... Contributed to one of team's six shutouts on the season... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2013 Played in eight games, starting five in 2013 ... All five starts came in conference play ... Made 39 saves and allowed 14 goals en route to a 1-4-1 record ... Posted at least six goals in four straight games, with a career high of 10 against Ole Miss ... Held Georgia State scoreless in the second half of play for her only shutout of the season ... Picked up her only win against Mississippi State... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2012 Made three starts in Southeastern Conference play, and came off the bench on two other occasions... Made 16 saves while allowing 13 goals... Season-high five saves came against Florida... Held Western Kentucky scoreless, making three saves while playing the entire second half... Named to the 2012-13 Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL Started for Head Coach Eric Howell's Saint Stephen's Episcopal since eighth grade... Amassed 76-23-5 record for Falcons in five seasons... Won four straight district championships, advancing to regional finals or semifinals each year... Named Team MVP in 2010.
CLUB EXPERIENCE Trained at IMG Soccer Academy under direction of famed Argentine footballer Marcelo Carrera... With IMG for six years, earning IMG Goalkeeper of Year honors in sophomore and junior years... Posted 13 shutouts in 17 games in 2011 as captain for U-19 squad that earned a Club Directors League championship.
PERSONAL Shannon Nicole Morrish... Born March 8, 1994, in Bradenton, Fla.... Daughter of Debra and Thomas Morrish... Has one older brother, Colton (20)... Father played college football at Furman University in Greenville, S.C.... Majoring in child development and adult-gero acute care nurse practitioner... Attending Vanderbilt School of Nursing in fall along with teammate Lauren Hart... One of 13 Vanderbilt student-athletes, including fellow goalkeeper Christiana Ogunsami, to travel to Costa Rica in December 2014 on a service trip with Soles4Souls to deliver shoes to children in need.