4 Brendan Shannon
4 Brendan Shannon
Height: 5-11
Weight: 195
Year: RS Junior
Hometown: Lombard, Ill.
High School: Montini Catholic
Position: WR

2012: Saw action in all 11 contests and caught 62 balls for 864 yards and eight touchdowns, leading the team in all three categories. Was named to the Academic All-Pioneer League second team and the All-Pioneer League second team. 

2011: PFL Academic Honor Roll...played in eight games...finished fifth on the squad in receiving with 25 catches for 295 yards and two touchdowns...caught a career-best 10 passes for a career-high 87 yards at Campbell...caught three passes for 73 yards and a touchdown at Morehead State...had six kickoff returns for 87 yards at Campbell.

2010:  Played in Butler’s final nine games...tied for fifth on the team in scoring...caught a 12-yard touchdown pass against Valparaiso...had an eight-yard touchcown reception against Morehead State...recorded three solo tackles and three assists on Butler’s special teams...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll.

2009:  Did not see varsity action during his initial season with the Bulldogs...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll.

Personal:  Science & Technology major...born 1/10/91...son of Jerry and Teri Shannon.

High School:  All-Conference wide receiver at Montini Catholic High School...team captain as a senior...helped high school squad to a conference title and the state quarterfinals in 2008...tied the second-highest single game reception total in school history with 11 catches against Sacred Heart in 2008...High School Coach:  Chris Andriano.