Sloan Shanahan
Height: 5'5"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Suwanee, GA
High School: Lambert
Major: Pre-Business
  • Ranked the 23rd female golfer in the class of 2013
  • Qualified for the 2013 U.S. Amateur in Charleston, SC
  • Had four top 10 finishes in 2012 (including 6th place at the Carolinas/Georgia Junior Championship, 8th at the CSGA Girls Junior Championship, 7th at the SCGA Beth Daniel Junior Invitational, and 9th at the AJGA Girls Championship)
  • Had two top 10 finishes in both 2010 and 2011 (including a 2010 5th place finish at the Evitt Foundation RTC Junior All-Star
  • 2011 Junior PGA Qualifier
  • Won Peggy Kirk Bell PKBGT Players Championship Feb 16-17 at Chateau Elan by five shots.
  • Won the Region 7-AAA individual state title in 2010
  • Qualified for 2 U.S. Girls' Junior All-Star Championships (2009 & 2010)
  • Had four career Top 10 finishes in AJGA events
  • Four- time Region 7 High School Champion (2010-2013)
  • Runner up at the GA High School State Championships in 2011
  • 2013 State Champion (Lambert High School)

Q: What is something you can't live without? 
A: Wakeboarding and the show Vampire Diaries

Q: Do you have any hidden talents?
A:  I'm a decent marksman. 

What one word would you pick to describe yourself? 
A: Ambitious 

Q: What made Clemson stand out to you? 
A: My coach and teammates...what's not to love?

Q: What is your favorite golf course around Clemson to play? 
A: The Cliffs at Keowee Springs

Q: What would you tell a student-athlete considering Clemson? 
A: If you have any desire to be the best, then Clemson is the school for you.
Q: What one word would you pick to describe Coach Horton?
A: Passionate

Q: Who got you started in golf and how? 
A: My dad. He took me to the driving range when I was about 5 and shortly after we started playing together.

Q: Who is your dream foursome? 
A: Me, Coach Horton, Jesus, and Jason Dufner

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