Patrick Shelton
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Canoga Park, Calif.

High School:
James Monroe HS '06

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 210

Position:
SS

Major:
International Relations

2010: Played in first 2 games before succumbing to injury... Tallied 7 tackles, including 1-2-3 chart at California and 2-2-4 vs. Portland State.

2009
: Did not play due to injury.

2008: Appeared in 12 games, compiling 7 tackles (6 solos, 1 assist) plus a pass breakup, a fumble recovery and a team-best 2 forced fumbles... Earned Special Teams Player of the Week after spoiling Portland State's Aaron Woods from an 83-yard kick return TD... Stripped the ball loose at the 2-yard-line to keep the Aggies up by two possessions... Hit receiver Tim Mastrino for a fumble and recovery in Iona win.

2007: Redshirted... Earned team's Scout Defense Player of the Week on two occasions: after Southern Utah and Sacramento State games.

MONROE HS '06: Named All-Valley Mission League first team and first team all-city... Helped team advance to Los Angeles Section playoffs... Named to all-league second team as a junior after finishing second on the team in tackles... Selected to play in Next Level Sports All-Star game.

PERSONAL: Born in Van Nuys, Calif.... Majoring in international relations... Father is Claude Shelton... Chose UC Davis because "I want to be part of a great story with this team"... Lists Dwayne Wade and Brian Dawkins as his sports heroes.