Patriot League Academic Honor Roll (Feb. 4, 2011)
2011 - SOPHOMORE: Skord had another good season, appearing in 18 games with 17 starts during the course of the year ... he finished fifth on the team in points (5), fourth in goals (2) and sixth in minutes played (1,275) ... scored Navy's first goal of the season in the season opener against VCU ... scored his biggest goal of his career in the 16th minute of Navy's 1-0 Star Game win over Army ... the goal against Army may have been the prettiest goal scored by a Navy player as he one-timed an Alex Wilson cross through traffic into the back of the net ... both of his goals were set up by Wilson ... tallied his first career assist on Navy's first goal of the game against American in the fifth minute ... ranked fourth on the team with 22 shots.
2010 - FRESHMAN: Skord had a strong freshman campaign, appearing in all 16 games and earning the starting nod in contests against Lehigh, American and Holy Cross ... scored first career goal in the 5-0 win over VMI in the second game of the season ... the second-half tally gave Navy a 4-0 lead over the Keydets ... recorded eight shots on the season, including three each against VMI and George Washington ... was a member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
PERSONAL: A four-year letterwinner in soccer, Skord graduated from Broadneck High School in 2010 ... also lettered twice in track and field and once in lacrosse ... led soccer team to three regional championships and three county championships ... was an academic All-American, all-state, all-region and all-county as a senior ... was an all-county selection as a junior and second-team all-county as a sophomore ... on the track, was a member of the state champion 4x800-meter relay team and placed sixth in the 800-meter run at the state indoor track meet in 2008 ... at the 2009 state outdoor meet, placed third in the 1,600-meter run and was a state finalist in the 4x800-meter relay ... played with and against several Navy teammates (Gavin Snyder, Martin Sanchez and Dave Arnold) as well as at least five other Division I players ... born Nov. 27, 1991, in Annapolis, Md. ... son of Bob and Sherly Skord ... grandfather, Charles Robert Skord, was a 1948 graduate of the Naval Academy ... majoring in oceanography.