Shannon Szabados is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. She is currently playing for Buffalo Beauts as their goaltender of the Canada women's national ice hockey team. She has played for several other teams like Grant MacEwan Griffins, NAIT Ooks, Columbus Cottonmouths, Peoria Rivermen, etc before playing for Buffalo Beauts.
Who is Shannon Szabados Married to? Know about her Personal Life
Shannon Szabados is a famous hockey player who is currently married to her handsome boyfriend Alex Ritchie on June 30, 2012, in Canada.
Shannon is a lovely lady and she loves to spend her leisure time traveling to a different location since she has shared a lot of posts on her social media regarding her travel. Despite her busy schedule, she manages time for her family.
She has a lovely pet dog living with her whom she loves a lot. In addition to this, she hasn't mentioned any details about her passions or hobbies. As going on exploring her official social sites, it is found that she often plays golf as well.
Who Is Shannon's husband?
Shannon's husband is Alex Ritchie who is born on July 20th, 1988 to parents Kevin and Jackie Ritchie and is an ice hockey coach. Alex met his wife Shannon in 2007 and soon after they started dating each other.
Later on, Ritchie proposed his girlfriend Shannon on July 31st, 2009 just before she was going for her training in Calgary. Alex proposed Shannon for marriage when they were having a walk in a park and he gave her a custom ring same as that of his parent's ring.
How Much Is Shannon Szabados's Height, Weight, and Age?
Shannon Szabados is a young and energetic women's hockey player with a height of 5 feet and 8 inches and a weight of 64 kg. Currently, Shannon is 32 years old.
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How Much Is Shannon Szabados's Net worth and Salary in 2019?
Shannon Szabados hasn't so far clearly mentioned about her salary and net worth on the media neither her team disclosed any details. As per the sources, the approximated amount of money she earned from her professional ice hockey career is above $4 million.
Shannon has an estimated net worth of above $2 million as of 2019 which is not an exact amount but taken as a reference from various sites. The female professional ice hockey players earn an annual average salary of between $100,000 to $1 million.
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She might be in an endorsement deal with the Warrior Goalie since she uses the Goalies pair of hockey dress during her games but she hasn't mentioned any details.
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Shannon Szabados Early Life and Education
Shannon Lynn Szabados is famously known as Shannon Szabados was born August 6, 1986, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada to the parents Gary and Sharyl. She is Canadian by nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. As per his date of birth, his star sign is Leo. She had an awesome childhood along with her brother Matthew.
Shannon attended the Grant MacEwan University in Alberta from where played ice hockey and she also finished her majors in physical education.
Shannon Szabados's Professional Playing Career
Shannon Szabados started her professional career soon after she ended her University career in 2002 and her career began with the Team Canada where she played in Under 22 and for senior levels also.
In addition to this, Shannon also played in the 2008 IIHF World Women's Championships for Team Canada where she was named the alternate captain of the team. Besides, she also represented her country in the 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics.
Szabados was considered to be the alternate of Devan Dubnyk in the first place but the Edmonton Oilers signed Nathan Deobald in 2010. Similarly, Shannon was rumored in playing as a backup to Ben Scrivens because the new goaltender Viktor Fasth was late but this didn't happen and the team Oilers waited for Victor.
Currently, Shannon is playing for the Buffalo Beauts of the National Women Hockey League (NWHL) and she signed a contract with them on June 27, 2018, and is playing along with some of the famous players including Emily Pfalzer and Julianna Iafallo.