Shannon Conners
Shannon Conners


Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:






Five Bearcats Advance to Saturday Night's BIG EAST Championship Finals

Pikhartova, Pikhartova, Wasiakowska advance on women's side; Ma'aya and Scherpenberg in finals on men's side.


UC Wraps Up Action at BIG EAST Swimming & Diving Championships

Bearcat men finish fifth; women sixth at league meet


Men in Fifth Place, Women in Sixth after Day Three of BIG EAST Swimming and Diving Championships

Scherpenberg swims his best-ever 100-yard backstroke in the men's competition.


Piper, Pikhartova and Scherpenberg Advance to BIG EAST Finals

Trio advances to Friday night championship finals after the morning's preliminary races


Bearcats Drop Dual Meet to Kentucky

Wasiakowska ties PR in 50 Free

2010-11: Placed fourth in 200 free (2:02.26) and 200 medley relay (1:51.01) vs. Kentucky and Virginia Tech (1/29) ... finished second in 200 IM at Kenyon Quad Meet (1/21-1/22) with mark of 2:16.67 ... finished 14th in 400 free relay with time of 3:42.54 at Kenyon Quad Meet ... placed eighth in 50 free with time of 26.33 at 12th as anchor of 800 free relay 'A' team with time of 8:22.29 at Louisville (1/15) ... recorded time of 56.48 in 100 free to place third vs. Miami of Ohio (1/14) ... placed third in both the 200 free (2:02.26) and 200 medley relay (1:51.01) at Florida Atlantic Invitational (12/18) ... recorded sixth-place finish in 200 free relay with mark of 1:40.93 at Miami (OH) Invite (12/3) ... placed third in 100 butterfly vs. Xavier (10/22) with mark of 1:03.66.

2009-10: Swam season-best times in 100-yard freestyle (55.57) and 400-yard medley relay (4:10.29) vs. Louisville (1/9) ... placed 10th in 200-yard freestyle at Florida Atlantic (12/19) with mark of 2:05.41 ... finished 16th as third leg of 200-yard freestyle relay 'B' team at Miami (OH) Invitational (12/3-12/5) with time of 1:40.92 ... recorded three ninth-place finishes as member of 400 (3:45.08) and 800 free (8:06.21) and 200 medley (1:54.68) relay teams at Indiana Invitational (11/20-11/22) ... also competed in 100 breaststroke (16th - 1:14.16) and 100 butterfly (21st - 1:04.50) at Indiana Invite ... placed second as lead off swimmer on 800 free relay 'B' team at West Virginia (11/6) with mark of 8:34.18 ... finished fifth in 200 butterfly at WVU.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Sycamore High School...All-American her freshman year in the 200 free record holder in the 200 free relay, set her sophomore year...helped lead her team to a league championship her freshman year...National Honor Society member...Graduated Summa Cume Laude.

Personal: Born May 3, 1991... daughter of Jim and Kathy Conners.

Academic Major: Chemical Engineering