Shannon Pluhowsky

18_Team-USA_Shannon-Pluhowsky-148x168   Shannon Pluhowsky
Resides: Dayton, Ohio
Born: Aug. 8, 1982
Twitter: @huskerlfty
Throws: Left
College: Nebraska
Family status: Married (Carrie), daughter (Autumn), stepson (Christopher)

Years on Team USA (21):
Years on Junior Team USA (4): 2000-03

Team USA/Junior Team USA

- One gold medal (trios), one silver medal (team) and three bronze medals (singles, doubles, all-events) at 2018 PABCON Women's Championships
- Bronze medal at 2016 World Bowling Singles Championships
- Two gold medals (trios, Masters) and one silver medal (team) at 2016 PABCON Women's Championships
- One gold medal (team) and one bronze medal (trios) at 2015 World Bowling Women's Championships
- Runner-up at 2015 QubicaAMF World Cup
- One gold medal (singles) and one silver medal (doubles) at 2015 Pan American Games
- One gold medal (team) and one silver medal (doubles) at 2014 PABCON Championships
- One silver medal (team) at 2013 WTBA World Championships
- Four gold medals (doubles, trios, team, Masters) and one bronze medal (all-events) at 2011 World Championships
- Two gold medals (doubles, team) and one bronze medal (trios) at 2010 PABCON Championships
- Two gold medals (trios, team) and one bronze medal (all-events) at 2009 PABCON Championships
- Silver medal (team) at 2007 WTBA World Championships
- Silver (team) and bronze (doubles) medals at 2005 WTBA World Championships
- Gold medal (team) at 2005 American Zone Championships
- 2002 and 2004 AMF World Cup champion
- Silver medal at 2004 World Tenpin Team Cup
- Runner-up at 2003 AMF World Cup
- Gold (singles) and silver (doubles) medals at 2003 Pan American Games
- Bronze medal at 2003 World Tenpin Team Cup
- Gold (Masters), silver (team) and bronze (singles) medals at 2002 World Youth Championships
- Three gold medals (Masters, team, doubles) and two silver (singles, all-events) at 2002 American Zone Youth Championships
- Six gold medals (junior singles, junior doubles, junior mixed doubles, junior team, junior all-events, national all-events) at 2001 Tournament of the Americas

Professional titles
Major Titles (2): 2006 USBC Queens, Reno, Nev.; 2021 PWBA Tour Championship, Reno, Nev.

Non-PWBA Major Titles (1): 2014 BPAA Women's All-Star, Rockford, Ill.

Other professional titles: 

- 2009 PBA Women's Series Chameleon Championship champion
- 2009 PBA Women's Series Scorpion Championship champion
- 2007 PBA Women's Series Etonic Championship champion


- 2011 and 2015 Team USA Trials champion
- Inducted into the World Bowling Writers Hall of Fame in 2012
- 2011 World Bowling Writers Bowler of the Year
- 2009 and 2010 Dayton (Ohio) Women's Bowler of the Year
- Four-time Bowlers Journal International All-American
- 2010 Ohio Women's State Tournament all-events champion
- Member of 2004 and 2005 NCAA Bowling Championships winner
- 2004-05 NTCA Player of the Year
- 2001, 2003 and 2004 U.S. Amateur champion
- 2004 Bowlers Journal International Female Player of the Year
- 2004 Intercollegiate Singles Championships winner
- 2004 USOC Athlete of the Year for Bowling
- 2001, 2002 and 2004 IBMA Amateur of the Year
- 2002 and 2004 World Bowling Writers Female Player of the Year
- 2002 and 2004 Bowlers Journal International Amateur of the Year
- 1999, 2000 and 2001 USBC Junior Gold Championships winner
- 2000-01 NCBCA Most Valuable Player
- Member of 2001 Intercollegiate Team Championships winner