John Nelson


Knoxville, Tenn.
South-Doyle HS

2001: One of four players to start and play and all 17 games last season recorded one shot on the season.

2000: Played in 15 games while starting in 11 totaled two goals on five shots for four points in MVC action, he totaled two goals (Drake and Belmont) on four shots.

1999: Played in three games and totaled one shot.

High School: A Tennessee All-State selection as a senior at South Doyle High School named district player of the year as a senior a three-time All-Region III and All-District selection member of the state ODP team selected as the Male Student Athlete of the Year at South-Doyle also ran cross country for four years.

Personal: John Shelton Nelson born August 24, 1980, in Knoxville, Tenn. son of Henry and Nancy Nelson major is Chemistry father played soccer at Vanderbilt and was a senior in 1967 when former head coach Randy Johnson was a freshman on team.

Nelson's Career Statistics

Year GP-GS Shots Goals Ast Pts
2001 17-17 1 0 0 0
2000 15-11 5 2 0 4
1999 3-0 1 0 0 0
Totals 35-28 7 2 0 4



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