UNC Field Hockey Bio
2 Loren Shealy
Shealy Shealy 817203

Majoring in business administration ... Is a Robertson Scholar, splitting her time between the UNC and Duke campuses ... She was selected for the program in the spring of 2012 and is the first student-athlete from UNC to take part... Named to the Dean's List and ACC Academic Honor Roll and is a member of the Honors Program ... Spent part of the summer of 2012 in Vietnam with the Coach for College program ... Participates in the Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy as part of the Rising Stars Program ... Graduated from high school earnly to enroll at UNC in January of 2011 as a "gray shirt," and practiced with the team during the spring season

2012: As a sophomore, played in all 25 games and started 12 ... Ranked second on the team in goals with 16 and third in points with 34 ... Named All-ACC Tournament after scoring two goals in the championship game win over Maryland ... Won the NCAA Elite 89 Award as the student-athlete at the field hockey championship site with the highest cumulative GPA ... Honored as a Scholar of Distinction and a National Scholar Athlete by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association ... Named All-ACC Academic ... Selected for the Academic All-District 3 At-Large Team ... Named the Sports Illustrated Female College Athlete of the Year in recognition of her academic and athletic success

2011: As a freshman, played in all 25 games and started six ... Named the team's Rookie of the Year ... Scored four goals and added two assists ... The first goal of her career was the game-winner in a 2-1 overtime win over Wake Forest on Sept. 18 ... One of her assists came on Kelsey Kolojejchick's gamewinner in UNC's 4-3 2OT win over UConn in the NCAA semifinal

Before UNC: At Charlotte Country Day School, lettered four years in field hockey and basketball and three in track ... As a senior in 2010, was named NFHCA All-America and All-South Region ... Two-time all-state selection and three-time all-conference pick ... Team MVP and Charlotte Field Hockey Player of the Year in her junior and senior years ... Helped her team to a state championship in 2009 ... Named to the 2010-11 NFHCA National Academic Squad ... NSCA Strength and Conditioning All-America pick in 2011 ... Her school's Scholar Athlete of the Year for 2010-11 ... Served as president of Honor Council and was a Joe Martin Bank of America Scholar

National/International: Member of the South Region High Performance Team in 2012 and 2013 ... Futures participant 2005-10 ... Futures Elite Athlete in 2010-11 ... South Junior High Performance Team in 2011

More on Shealy: Born Oct. 3, 1992, in Raleigh ... Daughter of Jan and Tommy Shealy ... Has one younger sister ... Her father played baseball at UNC and her grandfather played baseball at Georgia ... Lived in London for three years ... Made a hole-in-one when she was 10 ... Plays the cello ... Has climbed Mt. Shasta in northern California


Position: Forward
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Charlotte Country Day
Shealy Photos:
UNC North Carolina Field Hockey


Newsletter Sign-Up