Shannon Woeller



Vancouver Whitecaps FC; Rutgers University (NCAA)

Languages spoken:


Idols (in sport or other):

Steve Nash

Favourite activities outside of sport:

Hanging out with friends, skiing, music, shopping, hiking, reading.

Sibling(s) Name(s) (date of birth):

James (23); Mike (25)

Pre-competition rituals / superstitions:

I always listen to the same 3 song playlist on my ipod in the dressing room.

Training Location(s):

Vancouver, BC

Senior national athlete since:


Nickname (s):

Shan, Shanny, Banana

College/ University (year graduated):

Rutgers University, NJ (2013)

Focus of studies:

Exercise Science

Other sports participated in:

Basketball, Skiing, Volleyball, Cross Country

Favourite movies / TV shows:

How I Met Your Mother, The Middle

Favourite quote / motto:

No dreamer is ever too small; no dream too big.

National titles (include event, year):

2004 – U14 National Champions – Team British Columbia
2006 – U16 Silver Medalists – Team British Columbia

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2010:

4th place finish at CONCACAF U20 Women’s Championships

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2009:

First Senior National Team CAP

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2008:

CONCACAF U20 Women’s Champions
U20 FIFA World Cup Participation
First U20 National Team CAP

World Championship appearances – Best results by year:

2008 U20 World Championships – Group Stage

Major awards (ex. CDN Player of Year, Hall of Fame inductee):

2010 NCAA East Region Scholar Athlete Team