Laura Shelton

Basic Information

Name: Laura Shelton

Number: 80

Position: Defender/Midfield

Grade: 12

Committed to: University of Pennsylvania

Field Hockey Experience

Individual Field Hockey Accomplishments & Awards:

2015: First Team All-State; First Team All-Conference (PAC-10); Mercury All-Area First Team

2015: STAT LEADERS list all 11 weeks, “Defender of the Week” 9/28

2015: 4-year Varsity Starter (midfield); team captain; 2015 Coaches Award; led conference and team in assists (19)

2015: Keystone State Games Champion, Commonwealth division

2014: PA All-State Second Team; PAC-10 All-Conference Second Team; Mercury All-Area Second Team

2014: Varsity Team MVP

2014: Harvard World Camp Pool Champions; Princeton Elite Camp All Star Team Selection; UNC Camp – Will to Win Award

2013: Varsity Team MVP

2013: PA All-State, All-Conference, All-Area Team, Honorable Mention

2013-14: USAFH Futures

2013: U16 ESPN Disney Showcase, Team Captain

2012: Varsity Starter (midfield) as a Freshman; 2-time “Player of the Game”

2012: All-Area Team, Honorable Mention

2012: Mid-Atlantic Camp; All Star Team; Skills Champion Award

2010: Christian Athlete Award


Team Field Hockey Accomplishments:

2016: U19 NIT – Pool C Champions

2015: PAC-10 Conference runners-up

2015: ESPN Disney FH Showcase Champions – Elsa Flight

2015: U19 NIT Qualifier, 1st place (6-0, GD 54/3)

2014: U19 Festival – Pool B Champions

2014: PAC-10 Conference Champions (undefeated)

2013-14: U16 Disney Field Hockey Showcase Champions – Donald Flight

2013-14: U16 NIT – ’13 Second Place Pool B, ’14 Pool C Champions

2013: U16 NIT Qualifier – First Place

2012: Pioneer Athletic Conference Final Four

2012: U14 National Club Champions – Champions

2010: Annual CYO Tournament, Varsity – Second Place

2009: U12 Indoor Club Championships – First Place


School Information

Academic Awards/Honors: Academic Excellence Award and Highest Honors (2012-15), National Honor Society, Neumann Scholar Candidate

Other Sports Played: Basketball, Soccer, Lacrosse

Extracurricular Activities: Referee/Coach for PV Girls Youth League (2010-13)