“mature-aged recruit” gets bandied around sporting circles so often these days. But at 26,
Shannon Eagland is ready to grab her opportunity in the West with both hands.
known as Snoop, Eagland hit the ground running (literally) when she arrived in
Perth late last year. She’s a
leader, and she’s embraced the Club as her own in a short space of time.
represented Victoria at 17U, 19U and 21U level and also represented Australia
at the 21U World Youth Cup in 2009, while last year she was named in the
Victorian Netball League Championship Team of the Year.
Did you compete in any other organised sports as a kid? Do you have any honours or awards?
I played in the State volleyball team and also competed in the 400m (running), but netball took over.
What's your favourite song?
Hilltop Hoods - Chase That Feeling
What talent do you wish you had?
Amazing interior design skills.
Have you every played any other positions?
GD/WD/C/GK - Four out of seven should be enough!
What's an interesting fact people don't know about you?
My big toes are really crooked.