29 - Shane Cooney
Shane Cooney
Height: 5-11
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mountain View, CA
High School: Mt. View High School
Position: OLB

Junior: Had a strong season for the Bears, finishing with eight solo and four assisted tackles… Made five solo tackles and two assisted tackles against Yale… Broke up three passes, including two against Yale…Sophomore: Had a break-through season for the Bears, finishing with 27 total tackles, including 19 solo hits, 10th best on the Brown team… Had a season-best six tackles against Princeton, including five solo stops… Also recorded six tackles in the win against Holy Cross, with four solo hit… Added an assisted sack for a loss of two yards at Cornell… Also broke up two passes on the season and hurried the quarter back once… Freshman: Gained valuable experience on the Bears’ Junior Varsity squad… Secondary School Background: A graduate of Mountain View High School where he lettered in football and track… Two-time football team captain… Team MVP his senior year… First-Team All-League… Led the Central Coast section in tackles his senior season with 147… Recipient of the 2007 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete award… National Merit commended student… Received honors for outstanding achievements in biology and physics… Recipient of the 2008 North County Regional Occupational Program Student of the Year award… Co-President of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes… Personal: Shane George Cooney, born November 28, 1989… Son of Hugh Cooney and Gigi Acker… Has a brother, Andrew… Enjoys mountain biking, snow boarding, basketball, and reading… Biomedical Engineering concentrator.