In the Media


Shannon Pohl Badminton Academy Press


Shannon's Professional Badminton Career Press

  • Apr 26, 2009 – American Shannon Pohl donates raquets to the Pumwani Youth Team – Sunday Nation, Kenya
  • Feb 12, 2008 – Pohl needs help in Olympic bid – Daily Herald
  • Nov 20, 2008 – Shannon Pohl’s update on the Pan American Championships - American Legion Post 208 Newsletter
  • Oct 21, 2008 – Shannon Pohl has been keeping busy in world-class competition – Daily Herald
  • August 1, 2007 – Let’s support our local athlete in her Olympic quest!
  • Oct 31, 2006 – Progress Report for the William E. Simon Olympic Endowment
  • Sep 19, 2006 – Pohl’s game on world stage – Daily Herald
  • Aug 30, 2006 – VM-spiller til badmintonklubben
  • Aug 1, 2006 – Badminton Superstar
  • May 4, 2006 – Good Badminton – Miami New Times
  • Feb 1, 2006 – $7,000 William E. Simon Olympics Endowment recipient
  • Oct 13, 2005 – Pohl takes budget route to Olympics – Pioneer Press
  • Oct 3, 2005 – Arlington Heights Woman’s Club to hold first meeting
  • Aug18, 2005 – Two American entries were eliminated – Associated Press
  • Aug 18, 2005 – Bach-Gunawan only US hope – Orange Country Register
  • Aug 18, 2005 – Germany has reason to celebrate
  • Aug 17, 2005 – Tough day for U.S. Badminton – Its only winners are Pohl and… – Orange Country Register
  • Aug 17, 2005 – It’s all good in badminton – Chicago Tribune
  • Aug 17, 2005 – Shannon Pohl Advances in World Badminton – Associated Press
  • Aug 16, 2005 – Auf Wieder Sehen Zhou Mi! – worldbadminton.net
  • Aug 16, 2005 – Local Attractions – Chicago Tribune 
  • Aug 1, 2005 – Someone you should know: Shannon Pohl
  • Jun 13, 2005 – World Badminton Championships Qualify Nine Americans
  • May 31, 2005 – Shannon Pohl Qualified for World Championships
  • May 16, 2005 – Pohl returns home after two month world tour
  • Dec 7, 2004 – Pohl’s dream to reach Olympics needs some help for training – Daily Herald
  • Aug 22, 2002 – Pohl puts priorities on Badminton – Pioneer Press
  • April 1, 2002 – Shannon Pohl selected All American


Shannon's High School Badminton Press

  • May 22, 1998 – Ma/Wethall victory is Hersey’s second – Daily Herald
  • May 22, 1998 – Shannon Terrific
  • May 22, 1998 – Willowbrook wins state
  • May 15, 1998 – Prospect sends full lineup to tourney – Daily Herald 
  • May 15, 1998 – State badminton singles a tossup–for 2nd place – Chicago Tribune 
  • May 9, 1997 – Fenton Sectional: Behind singles champion Shannon Pohl …- Chicago Tribune
  • May 9, 1998 – Sectionals at Fenton – Daily Herald
  • May 7, 1998 – Pohl makes most of senior season – Pioneer Press 
  • May 3, 1998 – Hersey wins MSL meet, ties with Prospect for league crown – Daily Herald 
  • May 3, 1998 – Prospect’s Shannon Pohl, teaming with Kate Geaman – Chicago Tribune
  • Apr 30, 1998 – Prospect defeats Palatine for first time in 13 years – Pioneer Press 
  • Apr 23, 1998 – Knights’ lofty goals are within sight – Pioneer Press 
  • April 10, 1998 – Kuniwake looks at singles, Prospect likes lineup – Daily Herald
  • April 9, 1998 -The Prospect Knights’ progress - Daily Herald 
  • March 26, 1998 – Prospect’s senior Shannon Pohl…one of the top singles players in the area – Daily Herald 
  • March 20, 1998 – State champ Kuniwake plans to double up - Daily Herald 
  • March 20, 1998 – Shepard on top in state badminton – Chicago Sun-Times 
  • May 9, 1996 – Knights badminton team shuttles six to state – Pioneer Press