Laguna Niguel, Calif.
Santa Margarita HS
Played in 22 games for the Rams, nine as a starter...Recorded five hits on the season with a double and a home run in 29 plate appearances...Hit a pinch-hit home run against San Diego State (April 20)...Finished the season with a .310 slugging percentage and a .250 on-base percentage...Recorded a fielding percentage of 1.000 with 16 putouts and one assist.
Played in 39 games for the Rams, 28 as a starter...Recorded 15 hits in 67 at bats...Also had 10 runs and 19 RBI...Hit five home runs on the season...Recorded a fielding percentage of .986 with only two errors and 131 putouts...Recorded a career- best four RBI against Wichita State and recorded a career-best 13 putouts against Arkansas.
Played in 27 games for the Rams at catcher, 17 as a starter...Recorded 17 hits in 55 at bats...Notched six runs and 11 RBIs...Posted two doubles and two home runs during the season...Finished the season with a .236 batting average and a slugging percentage of .382...Committed only two errors in 78 chances and finished the season with a .974 fielding percentage...Set personal career highs with two runs, three hits and three RBIs, all against New Mexico State...Posted three assists against Ohio State to set another career high.
Played catcher and center field for Santa Margarita Catholic High School under John Fitzpatrick...Earned first-team all-league honors in 2004 and 2005...Earned the MVP award in 2004...Top offensive player in 2004...Softball captain for three seasons...Played on the California Desperados Gold club team...Named the Scholar-Athlete in 2003, 2004 and 2005...Nominee for the Orange County Scholar Athlete Award.
Full name is Shannon Elizabeth Causgrove...Born on Feb. 15, 1987, in Laguna Niguel, Calif. ...Daughter of Tim and Stacy Causgrove...Has two younger sisters, Ashley and Courtney...Majoring in sports medicine...Favorite food is anything Italian.