Shawn Weller

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Shawn Weller
Shawn Weller.jpg
Born (1986-07-08) July 8, 1986 (age 30)
South Glens Falls, NY, USA
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shoots Left
DEL2 team
Former teams
Starbulls Rosenheim
Binghamton Senators
Abbotsford Heat
Manitoba Moose
St. John's IceCaps
Texas Stars
NHL Draft 77th overall, 2004
Ottawa Senators
Playing career 2007–present

Shawn Weller (born July 8, 1986 in South Glens Falls, New York) is a professional ice hockey left winger playing for the Starbulls Rosenheim of the DEL2. He graduated from South Glens Falls.

Playing career[edit]

Weller was playing for Capital District Selects of the Eastern Junior Hockey League when drafted. He was drafted in the third round, 77th overall by the Ottawa Senators in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. The pick had been received in a trade with the Los Angeles Kings for Radek Bonk.

After being drafted, Weller enrolled in Clarkson University, playing three seasons. In 2006-07, he was Clarkson's leading scorer with 41 points, including a team-high 19 goals.[1]

In the 2006-07 season, after Weller had finished the NCAA season with the Golden Knights, he was signed to an entry-level contract with the Senators on March 30, 2007.[2] He made his professional debut with Ottawa's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Binghamton Senators for five games.

Weller was traded to the Anaheim Ducks on September 4, 2009, in exchange for Jason Bailey.[3]

On July 26, 2010, Weller signed an AHL Contract, with the Manitoba Moose.[4] He remained in the AHL the following season, splitting the year between the St. John's IceCaps and the Texas Stars.

On October 1, 2012, with limited AHL interest, Weller signed a one-year contract with ECHL club, the South Carolina Stingrays for the 2012–13 season. As captain of the Stingrays, Weller featured in 24 games for 15 points before he returned on loan to the St. John's IceCaps. On January 25, 2013, while with the IceCaps, Weller's ECHL rights were traded by the Stingrays to the Stockton Thunder.[5] Weller finished the season with the Thunder, producing 11 points in 23 post-season games to help reach the Kelly Cup finals.

On August 3, 2013, Weller agreed to his first European contract on a one-year deal with German club, Starbulls Rosenheim of the DEL2.[6] He played one season with club, scoring 70 points in 44 games. In May 2014, he signed with EV Ravensburg of the DEL2.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03 Capital District Selects EJHL 35 6 6 12 109
2003–04 Capital District Selects EJHL 36 17 22 39 117 3 3 3 6 6
2004–05 Clarkson University ECAC 33 3 11 14 72
2005–06 Clarkson University ECAC 37 14 10 24 103
2006–07 Clarkson University ECAC 39 19 21 40 62
2006–07 Binghamton Senators AHL 5 0 0 0 4
2007–08 Binghamton Senators AHL 59 8 8 16 40
2007–08 Elmira Jackals ECHL 10 4 5 9 11
2008–09 Binghamton Senators AHL 70 4 5 9 57
2008–09 Elmira Jackals ECHL 4 1 1 2 2
2009–10 Bakersfield Condors ECHL 42 18 28 46 55
2009–10 Abbotsford Heat AHL 31 8 4 12 19 3 1 1 2 14
2010–11 Manitoba Moose AHL 67 12 11 23 50 10 0 0 0 4
2011–12 St. John's IceCaps AHL 41 10 14 24 28
2011–12 Texas Stars AHL 18 2 1 3 6
2012–13 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 24 7 8 15 24
2012–13 St. John's IceCaps AHL 3 0 0 0 0
2012–13 Stockton Thunder ECHL 19 5 12 17 17 23 3 8 11 30
2013–14 Starbulls Rosenheim DEL2 44 24 46 70 56
AHL totals 294 44 43 87 204 13 1 1 2 18

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
ECAC Hockey All-Tournament Team 2007 [7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Binghamton Senators roster page". Retrieved January 25, 2008. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Bulletin: Senators sign prospect Shawn Weller". Ottawa Senators. March 30, 2007. Retrieved March 16, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Ducks acquire Weller from Ottawa". Anaheim Ducks. September 4, 2009. Retrieved March 16, 2010. 
  4. ^ "Moose Sign Shawn Weller to AHL Contract". Manitoba Moose. July 26, 2010. Archived from the original on August 15, 2010. Retrieved July 26, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Stingrays receive Brodie, future considerations from Stockton". South Carolina Stingrays. January 25, 2013. Archived from the original on December 20, 2013. Retrieved January 25, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Signings conclude with a cracker". Starbulls Rosenheim. August 3, 2013. Archived from the original on August 4, 2013. Retrieved August 3, 2013. 
  7. ^ "All-Tournament Honors" (PDF). ECAC Hockey. Retrieved May 12, 2014. 

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