#05 Casey Olson
Major: Biology and Environmental Studies
2007-08 Season: Played in 24 games for the Cobbers...Named to MIAC All-Conference Honorable Mention Team...Second on the team with penties and penlty minutes...had a total of 2 goals and 1 assist for 3 points.
2006-07 Season: Played in 22 games for the Cobbers...Recorded first collegiate point December 8th 2006 in a 4-0 win over Hamline...Had first career multi-point game December 9th 2006 in 6-4 victory over Hamline...had 5 assists for 5 total points.
Personal: All-State awards in hockey, soccer, and football...HS letters in football, hockey, and soccer...son of Robert and Heidi...hobbies include fishing, snowboarding, and hanging out with friends.
Why did you Choose to come to Concordia? "My dad went here and I love Minnesota."
The OLSON File:
One word that best descrbies me : Easy-going
Where you would go if you could spend one week anywhere in the world: somewhere fishing
Favorite Food : anything Italian
Favorite Restaurant : Johnny Carino's
Favorite TV Show : Cheers, Entourage
Favorite Musical Group(s) : Black Crowes, Led Zeppelin
Favorite Movie: Into the Wild
Favorite Book: Call of the Wild
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
One thing I can't live without : My fishing pole and hockey stick
Best gift you've ever received: My skates
Best class ever taken at Concordia: Bowling
3 people I would most like to meet : Mike Modano, Robert Plant, Anyone who wants to meet me
Nobody knows how much I like to: Fish
Biggest Influence on my athletic career: My dad
Greatest personal sports moment: State soccer as a freshman
If I were to play another sport it would be: Soccer/fishing
Favorite Pro Sports Team: Minnesota Wild and Dallas Stars
My dream job is: Pro bass fisherman
The most unusual thing the average person would not know about me is: Fishing is almost like a religion to me
Before each meet I: Focus on what I need to do to get the job
What was the first CD you ever owned? Van Halen - Poundcake
One thing I absolutely have to do before I turn 40: Take a year long fishing trip
If I could be on any TV reality show it would be: The Real World
The best thing about Fargo-Moorhead is: The people and the area
This summer I: bought a boat, went fishing a lot, and worked quite a bit
Favorite part of practice or game day: The game
Favorite cartoon character: Bam Bam and Fred Flintstone
My favorite thing about Concordia men's hockey: being with the boys
Favorite Coach Howe quote: "You know what I'm sayin"