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Sean Bannon

School

Fairfield University

Position
Midfield
Major
Finance and Marketing
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Classroom

Bannon, a finance and marketing major at Fairfield University, is a candidate for the Rhodes Scholar. He’s earned Dean’s List honors in six of his seven semesters and he’s a two-time member of the Eastern College Athletic Conference all-academic team.

Character

Bannon is a leader both on and off the field who selflessly gives of himself to his teammates and the community.

Community

With his teammates, Bannon adopted Ryan Tucker through the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation. He also participates in Bridgeport Reads by reading to students at elementary schools in Bridgeport, Conn and helps teach lacrosse through clinics at local schools. Since high school, Bannon has organized an event that benefits Autism Speaks.

Competition

A team captain this year, Bannon enters his senior season as an honorable-mention all-American. After his junior season, Bannon was named to the All-New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association first team and second-team All-ECAC.