On Shebuski: Shebuski will play right back for Maryland again this season, whether the Terps use a three or four back system … one of the most underrated players in the ACC, Shebuski combines aggression and skill that fits well with Maryland's build-up style of play …a tenacious athlete, Shebuski has matured tremendously and simplified his game.
As a Junior in 1999: Shebuski was one of only four players to start every game for the Terps in 1999 … he recorded five assists in 1999, including his season-high two-assist day against Butler on Sept. 5.
As a Sophomore in 1998: Played in 17 games, starting two … helped defense allowing just 26 goals and a 1.08 GAA.
As a Freshman in 1997: Played in 18 games, starting eight ... totaled two assists ... combined nicely with the senior trio of Leo Cullen, Joe Marshburn and R.T. Moore ... combined with the three seniors to hold the opponents to a season-total 21 goals ... assists came against Mount St. Mary's and Villanova.
Before Maryland: A product of Bloomington Jefferson High School in Bloomington, Minn. ... a four-year letterwinner and starter in soccer ... named captain in 1996 ... a preseason top-20 metro area boy's soccer prospect in 1996 ... named to the All-Midwest team as a senior ... selected as team MVP as a senior ... a two-time all-conference, all-metro and all-state selection as both a junior and a senior ... named to the all-state tournament team as a junior ... helped guide Bloomington Jefferson to the 1995 Lake Conference championship, the Section VIII championship, and the state tournament ... was a member of the Section VIII runner-up team in 1994 ... placed fourth in the Region II camp tournament in 1995 ... has played in ODP since 1991 ... a regional camp participant from 1992-96 ... selected as captain on the 1995 and 1996 squads ... played on the Bloomington F.C. club team where he led the team to a first-place finish in the NSC Cup in Minnesota, and a first-place finish in the Stars and Stripes Cup in Kansas City ... made the semifinals in the Mid-American Soccer Classic in Cincinnati ... competed in the Tornado Cup in Charlotte, N.C., in 1995 ... also played for St. Croix soccer club.
Personal: A member of the National Honor Society ... an education major ... parents are Gene Marie and Daniel Shebuski ... born Sept. 26, 1978.
Shebuski By The Numbers Year GP-GS Goals Assts Pts 1997 18-8 0 2 2 1998 17-2 0 0 0 1999 20-20 0 5 5 Career 55-30 0 7 7