Jeff Shattler

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Jeff Shattler
— Lacrosse player —
Born (1984-12-26) December 26, 1984 (age 29)
Edmonton, ON, CAN
Position Forward/Transition
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
WLA team Victoria Shamrocks
NLL team
F. Teams
Calgary Roughnecks
Buffalo Bandits
Pro career 2006present
Shoots Left
Nickname Shatty

Jeff Shattler (b. December 26, 1984 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a lacrosse player for the Calgary Roughnecks in the National Lacrosse League. Shattler is an Ojibway, and also represents the Iroquois Nationals on the international level.

Professional career[edit]

Shattler played for the Brampton Excelsiors of Major Series Lacrosse before moving to the NLL. He played in one game as a member of the Buffalo Bandits before being traded to the Calgary Roughnecks. During the 2009 NLL season, he was named a reserve in the All-Star Game.[1] Shattler had a breakout year in 2011, when he was named both NLL Transition Player of the Year and league MVP.

International career[edit]

Shattler took part in the 2011 FIL World Indoor Lacrosse Championship, where he was a member of Iroquois Nationals. He and his team gained silver medals there after losing to Team Canada in the Final.

Statistics[edit]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team GP G A Pts LB PIM GP G A Pts LB PIM
2006 Buffalo 1 0 1 1 3 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 Calgary 16 16 21 37 117 0 1 0 4 4 10 0
2008 Calgary 16 17 26 43 110 0 2 6 5 11 26 0
2009 Calgary 16 13 15 28 119 0 3 2 3 5 21 0
2010 Calgary 16 16 35 51 141 8 1 0 1 1 9 0
2011 Calgary 15 29 46 75 93 20 2 2 6 8 6 4
NLL Totals 80 91 144 235 580 28 9 10 19 29 72 4

Awards[edit]

Preceded by
Casey Powell
NLL Most Valuable Player
2011
Succeeded by
John Grant, Jr.
Preceded by
Brodie Merrill
NLL Transition Player of the Year
2011
Succeeded by
incumbent

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Star reserves announced". NLL.com. February 19, 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-05.