Seeing Double (GW Today feature 10/19/10)
HIGH SCHOOL & CLUB
Identical twin brother of GW recruit Tobey Wood ... Opted to compete year-round with club teams during four scholastic seasons ... Three-year starter for Chicago Sockers FC from 2006-08, led squad in assists in 2008 ... Played for Chicago Magic Academy in 2009-10, helping club to national semifinals under coach Raul Diaz Arce, former DC United and MLS forward ... Helped club teams to three State Cup titles and two regional final appearances ... Two-year participant for Illinois ODP.
Casey Weston Wood ... Born Jan. 23, 1992 in Chicago, IL ... Son of Scott and Karen Wood ... Has older sister, Lindsey, and identical twin brother, Tobey ... Aspires to be a lawyer and intends to major in pre-law.
Lidster's Take: "A strong, physical defender who will add a physical presence to a back line which loses the services of Byron Walker, Nikolay Aleksandrov, Mike Holland and Will Doar to graduation."