LHI Top Right
Princeton Football BIO
5 Mandela Sheaffer

At Princeton2011: recorded 52 tackles as the starting strong safety … made career-high 12 tackles in season opener against Lehigh … made at least five tackles in six games … recorded tackles for loss against Lehigh, Hampton and Yale … had a pass breakup against Lehigh … had five solo tackles against Hampton. 2010: moved from wide receiver to safety in the offseason and started all 10 games … ranked fourth on the team and 16th in the Ivy League with 60 tackles … led all non-linebackers in tackles … had 27 solo stops, two pass breakups and one forced fumble … had a season-best 10 tackles at Cornell … recorded at least six tackles in six games … had eight tackles and a forced fumble against Colgate. 2009: earned the team's Donold B. Lourie Award as Princeton's top offensive freshman ... moved into wide receiver two-deep midway through season and was a consistent member of the special teams.

At Findlay - led team to 2008 conference title and captain and two-way starter (WR/FS) ... earned second-team all-state honors on offense and first-team All-Northwest Ohio honors on defense ... caught 38 passes for 708 yards and recorded 1128 all-purpose yards ... scored 10 touchdowns and averaged 33.3 yards per kickoff return ... recorded 71 tackles as a senior, including 59 solo, and intercepted two passes ... National Football Foundation Hall of Fame honoree ... Trojan Scholar-Athlete ... two-time WFIN Offensive Player of the Week and one-time WFIN Defensive Player of the Week ... four-year letterwinner in tennis ... three-time all-league honoree ... helped team win four straight conference titles ... led team to sectional title as senior captain ... member of the National Honor Society and Distinguished Honor Roll.

Personal - born Feb. 27, 1991 ... son of Chuck Sandstrom and Auburn Scheaffer ... father is a CEO of the Barberton Community Foundation; mother is an English professor and writer ... enjoys building and fixing computers and playing paintball.

 Year  Tackles (Solo/Ast)  TFL  Sacks  FF/FR  INT  Pass BrUp
2010 60 (27/33) 0 0 1/0 0 2
2011 52 (18/34) 1.5/4 0 0/0 0 1
Totals 112 (45/67) 1.5/4 0 1/0 0 3

Position: Defensive Back
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 215
Year: Senior
City/State: Findlay, Ohio
High School: Findlay
stop