POSTED: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 6:26pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 6:54pm
He grew up in a Nacogdoches trailer park.
Wednesday he made history for the U. S. Soccer Team.
Clint Dempsey scored the only goal as the United States beat Italy for the first time, 1-0.
The East Texan scored in the second half in Genoa.