Dan Sheridan begins his fourth season at LMU?a fantastic collector of crosses?developed softer hands last season?improved tremendously throughout the year?will become the starter after three seasons behind all-conference keeper Jerad Bailey?a solid, consistent, non-flashy goalkeeper?gets the job done?expecting a leadership role from him on and off the field?capable of posting a record season of shutouts with an experienced backfield in front of him.
Earned three starts and played in five games?led the team in goal against average and save percentage?finished with a 0.89 GAA and a .857 save percentage?finished the season with a record of 1-1?earned a 1-0 overtime shutout of Loyola-Chicago (Sept. 3), starting and playing in 94 minutes?in the win he had six saves.
Saw action in seven games while starting five in goal?collected his first two collegiate shutouts against Oregon State (Sept. 24) and CS Bakersfield (Oct. 17)?made 14 saves throughout the year?allowed just two goals in seven games for a GAA of 0.47.
Played six games in goal and earned two starts?made 17 saves while allowing just five goals?posted a goals against average of 1.93?earned his first career victory and collected five saves against Cal State Northridge on Oct. 10?displayed solid skills and ability, earning increased playing time toward the end of the season.
Sheridan is a 1998 graduate of LaSalle High School in Pasadena, CA?was a three-sport athlete participating in soccer, football and baseball?earned eight varsity letters, four in soccer, three in football, and two in baseball?served as a team captain in soccer and football as a junior and senior?was a six-time All-Santa Fe League pick, three times in soccer and football, and twice in baseball?earned All-San Gabriel Valley honors in soccer as a junior and in football as a senior?team won the CIF Division IV Soccer Championship in 1996 and reached the finals in 1997?was inducted into the LaSalle Hall of Fame in 1998?prep soccer coach was Rick San-Martin, brother of LMU assistant coach Jim San-Martin.
Daniel Thomas Sheridan was born on March 25, 1980 in Chicago, IL?the son of Thomas and Debbie Sheridan?has one brother, Brian, and one sister, Becky?his sister plays soccer at Davidson College?was recruited by UC Davis, Washington and Marquette?lists the Caribbean as his favorite vacation spot?names the Chicago White Sox of the MLB as his favorite professional team?a history major.