2 Shane Connahan
2 Shane Connahan
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Beaver Springs Pa.
High School: Midd-West
Previous College: Elon University
Position: OF
Major: Exercise Science

At Georgia College

  • Major: Exercise Science

Prior College

  • Division I Elon University 2017, sat out season due to NCAA transfer regulations
  • Division I Middle Tennessee State University in 2016 
  • 2016 - appeard in four games, Named to C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll in 2016 … Red-shirted in 2015 … Dean's List honoree ... Collected first career hit at the University of Tennessee

High School

  • Midd-West High 
  • Head coach Ron Flood
  • Four-time all-conference performer, including three first-team selections
  • Voted team's most valuable player twice
  • Career .423 average
  • 2012 and 2014 Sunbury Daily Item all-star selection
  • Represented Team Pennsylvania at the 2012 Prep Baseball Report Midwest Future Games
  • American Legion League MVP, hitting .532
  • Also lettered in basketball and golf
  • Member of the National Honor Society and school's Athletic Leadership Council
  • Played club ball for Keystone State Bombers and head coach Shaun Vernisoni

Personal

  • Born: July 28
  • Parents: Charles and Marla Connahan
  • Favorite athlete: Mike Trout
  • Why choose GC: The great baseball program and the exercise science program.
  • Biggest sports thrill: First college hit at Tennessee
  • Scares you the most: snakes
  • Favorite song: Beer with the Boys by Chase Rice
  • Favorite movie: American Sniper
  • Favorite TV show: Shooter
  • Lives by the motto: "It pays to be a winner."