As A Sophomore In 2004:
Named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll (April 15) ... Played in six games ... Went 2-5 (.400) at the plate with one single and one double ... Appeared as a pinch hitter at La Salle (March 27) and recorded a single ... Went 0-1 as a pinch hitter at Central Connecticut State (March 30) ... Belted first career extra-base hit with a pinch-hit double that just missed being a home run vs. St. Bonaventure (April 18) ... Was 0-1 (.000) as a pinch hitter against Rhode Island (April 29) ... Was 0-1 (.000) as a pinch hitter against Quinnipiac (May 2).
As A Freshman In 2003:
Saw action in three games ... Batted .500 (1-2) with two runs scored and a single ... Appeared in first career game against Harvard (April 10) as a pinch runner and scored a run ... Struck out in first at bat against Central Connecticut (May 3) ... Notched first career hit and scored a run against George Washington (May 4).
Four-year letterwinner in softball at Shepherd Hill Regional (Mass.) High School ... Four-time Southern Worcester County League champions ... Three-time conference All-Star ... 2002 Worcester Telegram & Gazette All-Star ... Two-time team co-MVP ... Team captain senior year ... Also earned four letters in soccer.
Full name is Shannon Christine Houle ... Born on Feb. 7, 1984, in Worcester, Mass. ... Daughter of David and Joan Houle ... Sister, Danielle, played tennis at Seton Hall (N.J.) University from 1998-2002 ... Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.
Shannon Houle's Career Statistics at UMass