Briefly... Brian McShane enters his third and final season at LMU after transferring from the United States Air Force Academy... earned honorable mention All-American honors in 2005...
At LMU... 2005... what was an inconsistent regular season turned impressive the last 12 games of the season for the junior, including his eight goal performance in the WWPA tournament and four goals in the win over UC San Diego, including the game winner with a minute remaining... he scored three more in the NCAA tournament... McShane scored 20 of his 37 goals in the final 12 games of the season... his four goal game against UCSD (11-19-05) was his best of the year... added 62 kickouts drawn to lead the team... added 24 steals at two-meter... 2004... made an instant impact in earning All-WWPA honorable mention honors... led the team with 85 kick-outs drawn and was second with 30 goals... was hot at the end of the season, scoring a goal in 11 of the final 12 games of the season, including a tally against Princeton in the NCAAs... led the Lions with six goals in the WWPA tournament, including a hat-trick in the first round win over Whittier (11-18-04) and two goals, including the eventual game winner over Redlands (11-19-04)... had eight multi-goal games on the season and two hat-tricks... At USAFA... was named the Rookie of the Year by coach Jeff Ehrlich as a true freshman at Air Force... set the record for most goals by a freshman...
High School... graduated from Brother Rice High School in Chicago, IL in 2003 with a 3.85 GPA... was a four-year letterwinner in both men's water polo and swimming... played for coach Billy Mulcrone in water polo... was a three-time All-American and Junior Olympic All-American... was a four-time all-state selection...
Personal... Brian Joseph McShane was born on Jan. 16, 1985 in Evergreen Park, IL... he is the son of Marilyn and Terrence McShane... he has two sisters, Colleen and Maggie, and a brother, Kevin... Colleen is a water polo player at Maryland... a Civil Engineering major.
Career Stats Year G Att. Gls Sh% A To Ko EJ ST 2004 31 72 30 .417 6 35 85 20 21 2005 35 81 37 .457 6 41 62 27 24 Totals 66 153 67 .438 12 76 147 47 45