UND Roster

2019-20 Football Roster

#54 John Shannon

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Height 6-2
Weight 225
Class Senior
Hometown Lake Forest, IL
High School Loyola Academy

JUNIOR SEASON (2018)

  • Long snapper in all 13 games
  • Had two special teams tackles, one versus Ball State and one against No. 7 Stanford

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2017)

  • Started all 13 games as long snapper
  • Perfect on 138 snapping opportunities, including 55 extra points, 18 field goals and 65 punts

FRESHMAN SEASON (2016)

  • Did not see any action with the Irish

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA

  • Widely considered the top long snapper in the 2015 recruiting class
  • Helped Loyola Academy to a No. 18 final national ranking by MaxPreps Xcellent 25 and No. 1 final ranking in the state of Illinois by MaxPreps
  • Part of a Loyola Academy squad that finished 14-0 and captured the 2015 Illinois High School Association Class 8A Championship
  • Selected to participate in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio, Texas
  • One of 15 semifinalists for the 2015 Chris Rubio Award, which is presented to the nation’s top long snapper
  • No. 1-ranked long snapper by Scout.com and No. 1-ranked long snapper by 247Sports.com
  • Grandfather, Dan, was a four-year starter (1951-54) and Sporting News All-American linebacker for the Irish as a senior
  • Played for coach John Holecek at Loyola Academy
  • Enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters, majoring in economics