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#11 - Nick Shelton
2008-09 Men's Basketball
POS.
G
HT.
5'11"
WT.
145
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Frankenmuth, Mich.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Frankenmuth
Nick Shelton

2010-11: Walk-on appeared in seven games as a junior ... played final five minutes in win over IU Northwest Nov. 12 ... hoisted up a pair of shots, including a 3-point attempt ... appeared in final minute of play at #7/6 Kansas Nov. 15 ... scored first point of season on made free throw against PNC Nov. 18 ... played last two minutes of league victory over Youngstown State Jan. 7 ... took to the court for final minute of home win over Milwaukee Jan. 21 ... also played in final minute of win in regular season finale over UIC Feb. 26 ... played final minute of HL quarterfinal win against Detroit Mar. 4.

2009-10: Played in eight games as a sophomore for the Crusaders ... connected on first career field goal at #2/2 Michigan State Nov. 22 ... grabbed an offensive rebound and also came up with steal Dec. 19 against Concordia (Wis.) ... dished out an assist Dec. 12 in win over Toledo ... played season-high four minutes in each of the two aforementioned games ... also appeared against IU South Bend (Nov. 19), vs. Troy (Nov. 28), at #5/5 Purdue (Dec. 19), at Akron (Dec. 27) and at Loyola (Jan. 23).

2008-09: Walk-on saw action in 14 games during his freshman season ... kicked off rookie campaign with season-high six minutes of action against Marian Nov. 15 ... tallied first career rebound versus Iona Nov. 22 ... came up with first career steal against IPFW Dec. 10 ... played two minutes against top-ranked North Carolina at the United Center Dec. 20, recording a rebound ... scored first career point on a free throw in victory over North Park Dec. 30 in four minutes of play ... also registered a steal against the Vikings ... pulled down a rebound in three straight appearances Jan. 5 at Milwaukee, Jan. 8 versus Detroit and Jan. 15 at UIC ... went 2-of-2 from the free throw stripe Jan. 8 against the Titans.

Prep: A two-year letterwinner for the Eagles ... earned Honorable Mention All-Conference and All-Area accolades as a senior ... helped Frankenmuth to school-record 23 victories during 2007-08 campaign ... Eagles captured conference, district and regional championships and advanced to state quarterfinals ... Eagles also set state record for 3-pointers made in a single season ... team captain as a senior ... helped guide Frankenmuth to district championship during junior year ... also earned two letters in football and one letter in baseball ... was an Honorable Mention All-Conference and All-Area recipient in both sports as a senior.

Personal:
Nick is the son of John and Martha Shelton ... major is sports management ... born May 3, 1989.

W Soccer Belmont Brown Field
Aug 22, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
W Soccer IUPUI Brown Field
Aug 24, 1:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
W Soccer Valpo Phoenix, Ariz.
Aug 29, 9:00 p.m. Grand Canyon
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
W Soccer Valpo Flagstaff, Ariz.
Aug 31, 2:00 p.m. Northern Arizona
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
W Soccer Ball State Brown Field
Sep 5, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Sep 7, 2:30 p.m. Western Illinois
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler