Shannon

Cooke

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Defender
Height: 5'9"
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Rickmansworth, England
High School: Rickmansworth School
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

2018 SEC All-Tournament Team

FRESHMAN SEASON (2018)
Scored one of the best goals in program history in the SEC Tournament title match against Arkansas to level the match up at one in the 72nd minute … scored the first goal of her LSU career in the SEC semifinals against Tennessee … played in 25 matches (11 starts) … served on the backline at the beginning of the season before making the move to midfield later in the year … first assist of career came at Florida (Sept. 23) as she helped Lindsey Eaton score the first goal of her career … assisted Lucy Parker’s equalizer in the 89th minute against No. 8 South Carolina on Oct. 20 … converted a penalty kick in the semifinals of the SEC Tournament against Tennessee to keep LSU alive in sudden death rounds … played a part in six of LSU’s 10 shutouts on the season … logged 1,315 minutes on the pitch … tied for fourth most points on the team with six (2g & 2a) … played a full 93 minutes in the season opener against Villanova … season high in shots (4) came in a nil-nil tie against No. 9 Auburn (Sept. 19).

PRIOR TO LSU
Member of the Arsenal u20 and England u18 squads ... has 18 career caps for England junior team ... helped England take the top spot in their elite round group qualifying stage to advance to the 2017 UEFA Women’s u17 Championship that took place in the Czech Republic ... played four seasons with the Arsenal u20 club ... led the Arsenal u20 team to the FA Cup title in 2016 ... debuted with the main Arsenal team against Turbine Potsdam.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Mandy and Jim Cooke ... studied at Rickmansworth School ... born in Watford, England ... has one brother (Aaron) ... plans on majoring in kinesiology ... chose LSU because of the facilities and coaching staff.

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