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Sheahin Honored As MAAC Student-Athlete of the Week

Katie Sheahin is averaging 6.0 steals per game through the first three games of the season for the Greyhounds.
Katie Sheahin is averaging 6.0 steals per game through the first three games of the season for the Greyhounds.

Nov. 22, 2011

EDISON, N.J. - Loyola University Maryland junior Katie Sheahin was named Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Student-Athlete of the Week as announced by the conference office on Tuesday.

Sheahin has started the 2011-12 season right where she left off in 2010-11, averaging 8.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 6.0 steals per game. Sheahin led Loyola with 13 points in the team's season-opener against Maryland, and has followed that with two of the best defensive efforts in Greyhound history. Sheahin tied a career-high with seven steals in a win over Navy, and then set a career-high with eight steals at Pittsburgh.

Sheahin currently ranks fifth on the all-time career steals list at Loyola with 187 and is first in program history averaging 3.1 steals per game. The Brookeville, Md., native has a 3.35 GPA while majoring in Business.