Shannon Hickenbottom

Year Inducted: 2015

Category: Players

Schools / Organizations: Carthage High School
Western Illinois University

Biography: Shannon was a standout at Carthage High School, earning all-conference and All-Area honors. She twice was selected as the Player of the Year by the Quincy Herald Whig and the Macomb Journal Pilot.  Shannon was an integral part of highly successful teams at Carthage, leading the Bluegirls to fourth-place and second-place finishes in the Class A State Tournament. She attended Western Illinois University, declining a full scholarship offer for personal and professional reasons.