Philadelphia Union

Union draw again, in scrimmage with University of Maryland

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A reserve-heavy Union team tied Maryland 1-1 on Sunday morning

As they have in their first two league matches, the Philadelphia Union played to another draw in a scrimmage with the University of Maryland at Talen Energy Stadium on Sunday morning.

Charlie Davies scored a goal late in the first half with a tap-in off a cross from Roland Alberg after Ilsinho found space down the right side.

Philadelphia Union to host University of Maryland

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The University of Maryland unveiled their spring schedule Friday, and it includes a morning exhibition with the Philadelphia Union in Chester.

Sebastian Elney will get a chance to face the team he could wind up signing a homegrown player contract with when Maryland plays the Philadelphia Union in an exhibition match on April 12.

College Soccer

Semifinalists for MAC Hermann trophy announced

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Nine seniors, four juniors and two sophomores in the running for college soccer's player of the year trophy

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America released the list of semifinalists for the annual Player of the Year award for college soccer on Tuesday.

The men's list includes the son of a former USMNT star and seven internationals.

College Soccer Rewind: Maryland continues to roll, BC upset UNC, and more

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It was abusy weekend of post-season college soccer, with the standout result being Boston College's defeat of North Carolina in the ACC quarterfinal.

BC earned a 1-0 victory over UNC to set up a semifinal match against a highly-touted Clemson team that beat Syracuse in penalties on Sunday.

College Soccer Rewind: Maryland edges Michigan, top teams draw, and more

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While No. 1 ranked Maryland was able to get it done on the road in Michigan, a number of top teams settled for draws on this weekend in men's college soccer.

The road result wasn't easy for Maryland, however, as a late equalizer from Michigan's Chris Odoi-Atsem took the match into overtime.

College Soccer Weekend Preview: Louisville faces Clemson, regular season wraps up

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Maryland holds on to the No. 1 ranking for yet another week as the regular season comes to a close in college soccer this weekend. While some teams have two or three games left, most are wrapping up their regular season campaigns.

Maryland vies to hold on to the top spot yet again as the Terrapins face Michigan on Sunday.

College soccer week 10 recap & awards

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Maryland and Jamie Franks' Denver Pioneers keep winning, Delgado breaks program scoring mark and Villanova pulls off huge upset in week 10 of the college soccer season

Unbeaten seasons are rare in college soccer - Santa Clara was the last to do it with a 20-0-3 and a national title in 1989 - but two teams this season have made it this far into October without suffering a loss.

College Soccer Weekend Rewind: Maryland wins, Duke tops Notre Dame, and more

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A number of Top 25 schools went down this weekend as Maryland stayed on top of the NCAA men's soccer rankings.

SBI No. 1 Maryland edged Hofstra with a 2-1 win on Friday. Alex Crognale scored both goals in the match.

While No. 6 Duke withstood Notre Dame in double overtime, Pittsburgh claimed a big result by keeping No.

Friday College Rewind: Maryland edges Georgetown late, San Diego State upsets Akron, and more

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With 44 seconds remaining in regulation, sophomore transfer Gordon Wild scored for Maryland to help give the SBI No. 4 Terrapinsa dramatic 2-1 victory over No. 14Georgetown on Friday night.

Eryk Williamson scored the first goal of the match in the 55th minute for Maryland, but Georgetown's Achara equalized in the 83rd minute.

SBI College Spotlight: Rozhansky moves to Maryland after opting to stay in school

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From one college powerhouse to the next.

Talented midfielder Jake Rozhansky has officially made the move from Virginia to Maryland, and is excited for many reasons. The main one: he's close to home.

Trying to finish his bachelor's degree in government and politics, Rozhansky chose Maryland because it offered the chance to work towards graduation with the added bonus of being close to where he grew up.

Clemson-Maryland, Wake Forest-Stanford headline NCAA quarterfinals

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Four ACC teams have reached the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament, and this weekend could see three book a spot in the College Cup.

No. 1 overall seed Wake Forest is one step away from that stage a stage of the competition it hasn't been to since 2009.

Maryland, Wake Forest, Georgetown among teams to reach NCAA round of 16

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This year's College Cup will feature four new teams, as reigning national champion Virginia and runner-up UCLA were both eliminated in the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday.

In the round's most anticipated matchup, No. 10 seed Maryland used a goal by freshman Eryk Williamson to eliminate the Cavaliers from the 2015 tournament with a 1-0 result.

Tuesday College Rewind: North Carolina Falls To UNC Wilmington, Georgetown Tops Maryland, And More

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SBI No. 6 North Carolina suffered their third consecutive defeat Tuesday, as they fell 3-4 toUNC Wilmington Tuesday night. Scoring a brace, Jamie Dell led the way for the Seahawks in front of a record crowd of 2,613.

The Tar Heels' Rob Lovejoy scored in the 8th minute, but a flurry of goals from Alexander Schlobohm, Dell and Colin Bonner would leadthe 8-1-1 Seahawks to victory.

College Soccer Weekend Preview: Maryland-UMBC, New Mexico-UCLA headline Week Two

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One school is a traditional national powerhouse. The other is a neighbor with a chance to legitimize its recent success and earn some respect in the process.

SBI No. 6 Maryland will play host to No. 15 University of Maryland-Baltimore County on Friday night at Ludwig Field in a match-up with plenty of intrigue, and quality pro prospects.

Mullins, Brian, named 2013 Hermann Trophy winners

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For the first time since 1996, the Hermann Trophy has been awarded to a player for the second consecutive year.

The University of Maryland's Brian Mullins was awarded the 2013 Men's Hermann Trophy on Friday evening at the Missouri Athletic Club in St. Louis, becoming only the fifth male player ever to win multiple Hermann Trophies.

Virginia, Maryland, Notre Dame, New Mexico, bound for 2013 College Cup

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There's a distinctive ACC feel to the 2013 College Cup as three schools from the storied Atlantic Coast Conference earned a trip to PPL Park in Philadelphia.

The final four teams in the 2013 Division One Men's Soccer NCAA Tournament includes third-seeded Notre Dame, fifth-seeded Maryland, eighth-seeded Virginia, and Conference USA's Notre Dame, who are seeded seventh in the tournament.

Maryland’s Mullins, Virginia’s Brian, headline Hermann Trophy semifinalist shortlist

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The shortlist of 2013 MAC Hermann Trophy semifinalists is out with a strong crop of college players that may become the next big pro all-stars.

Patrick Mullins just might make it two for two. The reigning Hermann Trophy winner has had another stellar year, tallying 16 goals and eight assists for Maryland this year.

College Soccer Weekend Rewind: Wake Forest takes down Maryland; Cal tops Stanford; and more

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Wake Forest recorded its 400th victory in program history as the No. 13 Demon Deacons defeated the sixth-ranked Maryland Terrapins 4-3.

Senior midfielder Luca Gimenez recorded two goals and one assist as the Demon Deacons raced out to a 4-1 halftime lead.

College Soccer Weekend Preview: UNC and Maryland face off tonight

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Maryland's slow start to the 2013 season may have taken some of the luster off of it, but tonight's ACC showdown between the Terrapins and SBI No. 7 North Carolina is still a can't-miss match for people who want to see top-notch MLS prospects in action (7pm, ESPN3.

SBI College Preview: Maryland aiming to leave the ACC as champions

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The 2013 season is a special one for the Maryland Terrapins Men's Soccer program.

Not only does the upcoming season mark the school's 60th anniversary as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference, but it also signifies the final year that the Terrapins will play ACC soccer, with a move to the Big Ten Conference set to begin on July 1, 2014.

SBI College Soccer Pre-Season All-American Team

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When a plethora of top underclassmen left college soccer for pro contracts last winter, the initial concern was that there wouldn't be much elite talent returning to the college ranks in 2013. The reality is that you can make a strong argument that the upcoming season will feature even more top-flight talent than last year.

SBI College Soccer Pre-Season Top 40

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When the Maryland men's soccer team fell to Georgetown in the NCAA Tournament semifinals last December, the memorable match was not only a great showcase for some of the best talent in the nation. It could also very well be a preview of the 2013 NCAA Championship Game.

Indiana and Georgetown reach College Cup Final

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Georgetown goalkeeper Tomas Gomez saved Maryland's fifth and final penalty kick attempt to help the Hoyas win a thrilling College Cup semifinal in PKs and book Georgetown's first trip to the NCAA Final.

The Hoyas will face Indiana in Sunday's College Cup Final after the Hoosiers held off Creighton, 1-0, in Friday's second semifinal.

Late goal propels Creighton to College Cup, joining Indiana, Maryland and Georgetown

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Freshman midfielder Christian Blandon scored an 89th-minute winner to propel Creighton to a 1-0 victory against UConn in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals on Sunday.

Blue Jays senior Jose Gomez set up the winner with a cross from the right flank that Blandon deposited past UConn goalkeeper Andre Blake to book Creighton's second straight trip to the College Cup semifinals.

Alvarez and Mullins headline Herman Award semifinalists

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UConn playmaker Carlos Alvarez and Maryland scoring leader Patrick Mullins were the headliners on a list of 15 semifinalists for the 2012 MAC Hermann Award for best college soccer player.

Akron midfielder Scott Caldwell and Notre Dame teammates Dillon Powers and Ryan Finley were other top players who will be in the running for the honor, which will be announced in January.

2012 College Cup Preview: Part 2

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Maryland looks to have a decent shot at reaching the final four. (Photo via Maryland Athletics/TJ Root)

Time to move to the other side of the bracket today. Yesterday I examined the Notre Dame and UConn side of the bracket, today I'll move over at look at what Maryland and Georgetown have to do to win their respective brackets.

College Soccer Weekend Rewind: Maryland wins ACC, Notre Dame rides golden goal to Big East title, and more

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The Maryland Terrapins rode goals from freshmen Dakota Edwards and Schillo Tshuma to a 2-1 victory in the ACC Final on Sunday in front of a crowd of almost 10,000 fans in Germantown, Md.

The North Carolina Tar Heels fell behind early when Edwards finished off a Dan Metzgar corner kick in the 11th minute.

College Tournament Rewind: Maryland & UNC survive, Notre Dame knocks off UConn, and more

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The University of Maryland and North Carolina have been two of the top teams in the national all season, and a showdown in the ACC Final always seemed inevitable, but Clemson and Virginia tried their best to spoil the party.

Patrick Mullins made sure the Tigers didn't grab Maryland's place in the championship, scoringa late equalizer to force overtime, where a Clemson own goal helpedgive the SBI No.

Maryland, UNC, Virginia and Clemson reach ACC semis

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Junior Patrick Mullins headed home a 52nd-minute corner kick to help give top-seeded Maryland a 2-1 victory over Virginia Tech in ACC quarterfinal action on Tuesday.

The SBI No. 2 Terrapins secured a place in the semifinals, where the will take on No. 4 seed Clemson, which eliminated No.

ACC College Tournament Preview

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The University of North Carolina will look to defend their title this week as they kick off the ACC Tournament quarterfinals against arch-rivals Duke (7pm,

All four tournament quarterfinals kick off tonight, with North Carolina and Maryland the heavy favorites to meet in a rematch of the 2011 final (won by North Carolina).

Thursday College Soccer Rewind: Wake Forest stuns Maryland, UCLA edges Stanford, and more

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The last remaining unbeaten college team in the nation finally fell.

SBI No. 23 Wake Forest dropped No. 1 Maryland from the ranks of the unbeaten on Thursday night, posting a 4-2 victory over the Terrapinsin Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

The Demon Deacons rode a three-goal second-half rally to overwhelm Maryland, as Ross Tommaselli, Luca Gimenez and Danny Wenzel rattled off three unanswered goals to erase a 2-1 deficit.

Zack Steffen

Zack Steffen signs pro contract with SC Freiburg of Bundesliga

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Union Academy alumnus Zack Steffen has decided to forgo his final two seasons at Maryland to join German club SC Freiburg.

University of Maryland sophomore goalkeeper and Philadelphia Union Academy alumnus Zack Steffen has signed with Bundesliga club SC Freiburg.

Maryland Athletics announced the signing on Friday, confirming reports earlier in the week that the Downingtown, PA native would forgo his final two seasons in College Park, MD to sign a professional contract.

Union Academy in College: Tournament Time

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Maryland, Michigan State, Georgetown, Virginia and eight other teams with players who played for the Union Academy earn bids to the NCAA tournament.

The NCAA tournament field of 48 was unveiled Monday, and as expected the field has plenty of Philadelphia Union Academy connections. A total of twelve teams boast players with academy experience either in their starting lineups or among the reserves.

Union Academy in College: Spring Season Underway

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Zack Steffen and Alex Shinsky will travel with Maryland to England; Billy McConnell's Hoosiers face annual date with Mexico U20 team and more as Union Academy alums in college compete in slate of spring friendlies.

While many of their classmates will be relaxing somewhere warm, Maryland goalkeeper Zack Steffen and midfielder Alex Shinsky have international friendlies with the development teams of some of the best clubs in the world to look forward to for their spring break this year.

D.C. United

University of Maryland forward Christiano Francois will leave school, sign with MLS, and (perhaps) join D.C. United

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According to one source, D.C. United might be picking up another Maryland forward via the waiver draft.

Our friends at Top Drawer Soccer are reporting that University of Maryland sophomore forward Christiano Francois will be leaving school to sign with Major League Soccer. Since he is not a member of Generation Adidas who signed too late to make it into the SuperDraft, Francois will be made available through the waiver draft rather than a weighted lottery.

MLS Mock Draft: DC United pick Patrick Mullins with No. 1 pick

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Lacking goals in a big way, Black and Red United nabs college soccer's top scorer and a local product.

D.C. United actually has some forwards who can score goals now, but "too many good forwards" is not an actual problem. As such, we're going with Maryland forward Patrick Mullins.

A senior from Louisiana, Mullins scores just about every type of goal: Poacher tap-ins, shots from outside the box, headers, and everything in between.

The Rest

Philadelphia Union Academy teams remain unbeaten in 2017 after successful road trip

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The Union went 2-0-1 against Bethesda SC in Maryland; U12 team swept PA Classics at home

A pair of wins and a draw in Maryland along with a sweep at home for the U12 team over PA Classics gave the Philadelphia Union Academy another unbeaten weekend in U.S. Soccer Development Academy play.

The U18s made it four wins out of four for 2017 thanks to a 41st minute strike from Darius Lewis, who has scored in three straight games, two of those game-winners in 1-0 wins.

Syracuse in NCAA quarterfinals for first time; BC, Maryland & Creighton pull off upsets

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Syracuse topped Seattle to advance to the NCAA quarterfinals for the first time while Boston College ended Georgetown's run on penalties, Maryland upset Notre Dame in a rematch of the 2013 title game, and Creighton upended fifth-seeded North Carolina.

Philadelphia Union Academy alum Keegan Rosenberry went from hero to goat in less than an hour in a heartbreaking penalty shootout loss for third-seeded Georgetown Sunday afternoon.

El Salvador vs Spain 0-2 Highlights 2014 Maryland Warm Up Villa Goals Fabregas Missed Penalty Video

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2013 MLS SuperDraft: Houston Dynamo select Jimmy Nealis with the 37th pick

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With the 37th pick in the 2013 Superdraft, the Dynamo selected Georgetown left back Jimmy Nealis. A member of the second team All-Northeast player, he was a big part of Georgetown's run to the College Cup this year, converting the final kick in the shootout victory over Maryland that advanced them to the final (where they lost out to national champion Indiana).