#27 - Shawn Nadelen
Position: D
Hometown: Rochester, N.Y.
College: Johns Hopkins '01

U.S. Team

  • Playing on his first U.S. team 


  • Recorded 14 ground balls in nine games during the 2009 season, his ninth season as a Bayhawk
  • Helped the Bayhawks win the 2002 and 2005 MLL Championships
  • Two-time MLL All-Star (2006, 2008)
  • Recorded 10 assists and 61 loose balls in 13 games played in the 2009 season with the NLL’s Philadelphia Wings
  •  Has played in the NLL for 10 seasons though he missed most of the 2010 season with an injury
  • Has 15 goals and 65 assists in his NLL career


  • Four year starter at Johns Hopkins, moving from midfield to close defense before his junior season
  • 2nd team All-American at Hopkins as a senior
  • Led the Blue Jays to the NCAA semi-finals twice during his collegiate career
  • Currently the associate head coach at Towson University and previously coached at Princeton

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