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Scott Helverson
Scott Helverson

Hometown:
Des Moines, IA

High School:
East HS

Position:
Wide Receiver

Iowa Item: Walked on at Iowa and earned a scholarship.

1985 Season: Selected winner of the Roy J. Carver MVP Award along with 13 other senior starters...a great possession receiver with excellent hands...grabbed 54 passes (703 yards) on the year to finish eighth in the Big Ten and tied for 22nd nationally...honorable mention all-Big Ten pick by the Associated Press...picked to play in the East-West Shrine football game...averaged 13.0 yards per catch with five TDs...Iowa's offensive MVP vs. Drake (seven catches for 88 yards and two TDs) and Michigan (five receptions, 60 yards)...other good efforts include vs. Iowa State (8-154 and one TD), Michigan State (9-102), Illinois (8-69 and one TD) and Minnesota (7-86)...longest catch of the season was 46-yard touchdown at Iowa State.

1984 Season: Began the season as the starting wingback...caught 18 passes for 250 yards (13.9 average)...best games were four-catch performances vs. Penn State and Texas...three receptions at Purdue and two against Iowa State and Hawaii...had a six-year TD catch vs. Northwestern, a 56-yard scoring reception at Purdue, an eight-yard TD catch at Hawaii and a four-yard TD grab vs. Texas in the Freedom Bowl...returned a kickoff 13 yards vs. Iowa State.

1983 Season: Caught four passes for 42 yards and two touchdowns...made two receptions (22 yards), one for a 10-yard TD as time expired against Indiana...had a 15-yard scoring catch against Northwestern.

High School: Earned three letters in golf and two each in football, basketball and baseball...second-team all-state, all-Metro Conference and all-city in football and baseball his senior year...captain in football (twice), baseball, golf and basketball...was shortstop on state baseball champions in 1980...scored five touchdowns in one game.

Personal: Born July 6, 1963 in Des Moines, Iowa...Industrial relations & human resources major.

REC.	No	Yds	Avg	TDs	Lg
1983	4	42	10.5	2	15
1984	18	250	13.9	4	56
1985	54	703	13.0	5	46
Career	76	995	13.1	11	56
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