Shannon Spanos, Coach

Shannon has played and coached basketball for more than thirty years. Growing up in Downers Grove, Shannon playing several years of AAU basketball for the Illinois Hustle and excelled as a 3-sport athlete at Montini Catholic High School in Lombard, IL. She earned a record 12 varsity letters in basketball, softball, and volleyball, and was awarded All-Area and All-Conference honors in Basketball. Shannon graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, CT where she enjoyed a successful basketball playing career. While at Trinity Shannon mentored and coached underprivileged girls at the Boys and Girls Club in Hartford, CT.  With her extensive knowledge and passion for coaching and teaching young athletes, Shannon has coached multiple girls basketball programs over the past decade including the Glen Ellyn Titans and St. Petronille School basketball. Shannon is a student of the game, has a deep understanding of the fundamentals, and prides herself on building confidence and leadership skills that empower athletes on and off the court.  Shannon, her husband, and their four children reside in Glen Ellyn.