Shannon Neely is in her third season as an assistant coach at Northwestern. Neely joined the Wildcats’ soccer family in April 2012. While at Grand Valley State, Neely helped coach the Lakers to a 64-2-10 overall record and three trips to the Division II National Championship game, which resulted in two titles and a runner-up finish. Neely worked specifically with the goalkeepers at GVSU, coaching two NSCAA All-Americans, an NSCAA Scholar All-American and three Midwest Regional first team honorees. Neely also has significant experience in the Big Ten as a former standout at Ohio State.