St. John's Jesuit
Track & Field Personal Bests (as of June 2013)
1,500: 4:09.18 (H.S.)
BIG EAST All-Academic
Indoor (Fr.): Competed in the 800 meters and the 1,000 meters during the 2012-13 indoor campaign...Recorded a personal-best in the 800 meters with a time of 2:00.76 at the Bill Bergan Invite (Jan. 26) ...2013 Indoor Performance List.
Outdoor (Fr.): Competed in the 800 meters at four meets during the 2013 outdoor campaign... Recorded a new personal-best at the Benedictine Twilight (April 26) in the 800 meters with a time of 1:58.19 ...2013 Outdoor Performance List.
Cross Country: Did not compete
High School: Shields was a four year letter winner in track and field, and a three year letter winner in cross country (sophomore, junior, senior) at St. John's Jesuit High School ... Named captain of the men's track and field, and cross country team as a senior ... Two-time all-league in track and field ... Named to the Three Rivers Athletic Conference All-Academic team.
Personal: Son of Thomas and Brigid Shields ... Has one sister, Colleen ... Majors in criminology and legal studies.