Shane Conners
Shane Conners
Height: 5-9
Weight: 165
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mount Airy, Md.
High School: South Carroll

Shane Conners 2018-19: Two-year letterwinner ... will be expected to compete for mat time at 165 pounds as a junior.

2017-18: Registered an 18-8 overall record during his sophomore campaign ... went 5-1 in conference matches and notched four wins by fall ... also had five major decisions and five wins by tech fall ... amassed 54 takedowns, 26 escapes, 28 total near falls and seven reversals ... placed fourth in the 157-pound weight class at the NCAA Southeast Regionals, falling 5-4 in overtime in the third-place match ... also placed fourth in the same weight class at the Centennial Conference Championships ... produced a fourth-place finish in the W&J Invitational and a second-place finish in the Star City Open.

2016-17: Finished his rookie season with a 24-12 overall record, including a 4-3 mark in Centennial Conference matches ... had four wins by fall, six by major decision and six by technical fall ... earned NWCA Scholar All-America laurels ... posted a team-best total for takedowns (65) to earn the team's Gary R. Franke Takedown Award ... also led the team in 2-point near falls (11) and 4-point near falls (20) ... was second on the team with 47 escapes and had four reversals ... finished fifth in the 157-pound weight class at the W&J Invitational ... placed third in the 157-pound bracket at the Ohio Northern Invitational ... finished as the runner-up in his weight class at the W&L Jim Crytzer Invitational ... placed fourth at the Centennial Conference Championships and went 2-2 at 157 pounds at the NCAA East Regionals.

High School: Earned four letters in wrestling, two in football and played one season of baseball at South Carroll High School ... helped lead the wrestling team to three state championships and helped the football team to one regional championship ... two-year captain for the wrestling team ... was a two-time placewinner at the Maryland State Championships and the 2016 Maryland State Champion at 152 pounds ... went 54-0 with 48 pins as a senior and set the county career wins record ... 2015 Carroll County Times Co-Wrestler of the Year ... earned the U.S. Marine Corps Distinguished Athete Award ... also garnered first team Maryland All-Academic honors ... received the U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete Award and the National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete Award.

Personal: W&L Scholar-Athlete and a member of the President's List ... volunteers for Habitat for Humanity, Walk for Water and Relay for Life ... Accounting major.