Welcome to Sheldon's Daylight Camp. SDC is looking to bless students who are experiencing hardships during this holiday season. Our goal is to provide gifts to at least 15 elementary students, 15 middle school students and 20 high school students. Selected students will receive a wish list to identify up to 5 items.
Check out this great video. 49ers defensive tackle Sheldon Day joins Darnell Smith for a discussion on what it's like to play in the big game, making the transition from college to the NFL, and much more
The SDC Team is monitoring the developments surrounding the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. We continue to take measures to help mitigate the risk of spreading this disease.
As a result, the 4th Annual Sheldon's Daylight Camp was canceled. We are working to find a way to celebrate and support the students of the East Side in our new normal. Stay safe and healthy.
Check out this great video compliments of RTV6 The Indy Channel
Check out this short snippit of camp action from 2017
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Born and raised on the Eastside of Indianapolis, Sheldon Day’s football career blossomed during his time at Warren Central High School. While a student athlete at Warren Central, Sheldon was a part of the 2009 State Championship team, was runner up for Mr. Football, was the Defensive Lineman Mr. Football winner and was the Defensive Liman MVP during the 2011 Nike Opening.
After graduating from Warren Central High School, Sheldon Day was an early enrollee at The University of Notre Dame. While at Notre Dame, Day was a four-year varsity letter winner, playing Defensive Tackle. He was a member of the 2013 National Championship Runner-up team. Sheldon graduated in 2016 with his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Information Technology.
After graduating, Day was a 4th round draft pick landing with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Day played a season and a half with the Jaguars. During the 2017 season Sheldon was picked up as a free agent by the San Francisco 49ers, where he enjoyed playing the 2nd half of the season and started in the LIV Super Bowl.
At the end of the 2019-20 season, Sheldon became a free agent and signed with the Indianapolis Colts.
Sheldon enjoys giving back to the community both in his hometown and in the cities in which he plays. He is excited that after 4 years in the NFL he will be bringing his talents to his home town.
Sheldon's mission is to inspire youth to see the light through education as a way to better their situation.