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Joe Seivold

Hall of Fame


Inducted 2020


University of North Carolina

Inducted as a truly great player, Seivold was a four-time All-American midfielder at the University of North Carolina, earning first team honors in 1984 and 1985, and honorable mention recognition in 1983 and 1987. He also earned all-ACC honors in 1984 and 1985. A two-time team captain, Seivold helped the Tar Heels capture the 1985 ACC title and he received the ACC’s Scholar-Athlete Award in 1986. He was also selected to play in the North-South All-Star Game following his senior season in 1987. Seivold was named to the ACC’s 50th Anniversary Team in 2002.

Internationally, Seivold played for the 1986 U.S. National Team that captured the world championship in Canada. Originally from Parkton, Md., Seivold was previously inducted into the USA Lacrosse Greater Baltimore Chapter Hall of Fame (2006) and USA Lacrosse North Carolina Chapter Hall of Fame (2008). He becomes the second member of his family in the National Hall of Fame, joining his namesake father, Joseph, who was inducted in 1979.