Miscellaneous: Started 38 career games, most on the team ... appeared in 47 career games, second-most on the squad, behind Chris DeFirori?s 50 ... tallest person on the team (6-3) ... 18 career points is tops among returnees ... six career goals is tied with Chris DeFiori for the most career goals ... lone person on the roster from Nebraska ... often marks the top offensive player on the opposite team ... uses body length to shutdown opposition ... three-year letterwinner.
2002: Played in 17 games, starting the final 12 in a row ... attempted 15 shots, fourth-most on the team ... assisted on Ryan Chang?s goal to give Army the upset win against American ... crossed a pass to Chris DeFiori that led to DeFiori?s second goal of the game in a 2-0 win versus Sacred Heart.
2001: Led all Black Knight scorers with seven points (2 goals, 3 assists) ... appeared in 15 games, starting 13 ... knocked in game-tying goals against Hartwick and Syracuse ... tied with Lloyd Osafo for the team lead in assists ... assisted Tim Crook?s goal in win over UNC-Asheville ... fed the pass that led to Chris DeFiori?s tournament-clinching goal against Fordham in the Anaconda Soccer Classic ... set up Cory Sullivan?s game-tying score to send Army into overtime against Holy Cross.
2000: Secured first varsity letter as a plebe ... earned Army?s ?Best Newcomer? Award for 2000 ... second team All-Patriot League selection ... logged four goals and one assist for a total of nine points ... team?s third leading scorer ... racked up a goal and an assist in 5-1 win over Lafayette ... scored lone tally in 1-0 win over Manhattan ... netted goals against Albany and Columbia.
Prior to Army: Graduated from Bellevue West High School in 2000 ... played both soccer and basketball for four years ... earned four varsity letters in soccer and three for basketball ... captained both clubs during his senior year ... named to three all-conference soccer teams (1998, 1999, 2000) and two all-state clubs (1999, 2000) ... 2000 all-state honorable mention for basketball ... two-time academic all-state for both soccer and basketball (1999, 2000) ... helped lead basketball team to a 25-1 record en route to winning the state championship ... as a junior, lead the soccer team to the district championship and the state title game.
Personal: Born Sept. 25, 1981 ... son of Roger and Patti Severson ... has two brothers, Troy and Andy ... Troy currently plays football at the University of Nebraska-Omaha ... Nebraska Olympic Developmental Player while with the Viva Athletico soccer club ... favorite athletes are Pele and Michael Jordan ... favorite team is the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers ... majoring in Engineering Management.