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By Jamison Hensley | September 15, 1999
The Maryland men's team is ranked No. 1 by Soccer America for the first time in its history.The Terrapins (3-1) have won three straight games and beat Virginia, 1-0, on Sunday to record their first home victory over the Cavaliers since 1977. After losing to defending national champion Indiana to open its season, Maryland has outscored Butler, Marshall and Virginia by a combined 10-2 to jump from the No. 4 position and take over the top ranking from UCLA, which lost to Florida International on Friday.
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By Glenn Graham and The Baltimore Sun | August 21, 2014
A number of area boys and girls soccer standouts have been named to TopDrawerSoccer's All-America Watch List. Seven boys were recognized: Tunde Akinlosotu (McDonogh), Michael DeShields (McDonogh), Mike Heitzmann (River Hill), Daniel Kwon (Severna Park), Erumuse Momoh (McDonogh) Kyle Saunderson (Reservoir) and Connor Smith (McDonogh). Four girls were listed: Bridgette Andrzejewski (McDonogh), Alex Hamer (River Hill), Jennifer Nonn (Catonsville) and Jenna Surdick (Arundel). Both watch lists consist of 250-plus players from across the country and are dominated by those who received prior state, regional and national recognition, and/or players who have verball committed to college programs.
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By SPECIAL TO THE SUN | September 10, 2003
COLLEGE PARK - For the first time in the program's history, the Maryland men's soccer team is ranked No.1 in the NSCAA/adidas Coaches Poll. The Terrapins beat then-No. 1 UCLA, 1-0, in front of a record crowd of 6,143 Friday night at Ludwig Field. The Terrapins (4-0) were ranked No. 1 in other publications at various other times, including Soccer America last season and College Soccer News this season, but this is the first time Maryland has cracked the top spot in what is the most highly recognized soccer poll.
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Sports Digest | January 16, 2014
Men's college soccer Mullins gets top Soccer America honor again Maryland senior forward Patrick Mullins on Wednesday became the second two-time winner of the Soccer America Men's Player of the Year, joining Claudio Reyna of Virginia (1992-1993). Mullins led the Terps to the College Cup in his junior and senior seasons, accumulating 17 goals and 10 assists in 2012 and a nation-high 19 goals and eight assists in 2013. Jason Garey (2005) is the only other Terp to win the Soccer America honor.
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By Jamison Hensley and Jamison Hensley,SUN STAFF | August 24, 1999
COLLEGE PARK -- Some observers consider the Maryland men's soccer team extremely young. Others view the Terrapins as very experienced.Yet everyone seems to agree where Maryland stands on the national scene.On the first media day in coach Sasho Cirovski's seven seasons at Maryland, the Terrapins fielded questions about the growing expectations, since two national publications selected them in their top three.The rankings -- No. 3 by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America and No. 2 by Soccer America -- represent the best preseason standings for the Terps under Cirovski.
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By Bill Free and Bill Free,SUN STAFF | September 27, 1997
Towson University soccer forward Richie Moller has stolen a little thunder from the school's football team this week, bolting into third place in the NCAA Division I scoring race with 10 goals and four assists in eight games for the 6-2 Tigers.It is the highest national scoring position this far into the season any Towson soccer player has held.Moller's past two goals this season have been dramatic game-winning ones.He beat Penn State, 1-0, in double overtime last week with a goal, and came back three days ago to defeat Philadelphia Textile, 2-1, with a goal three minutes and nine seconds into overtime.
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By Lowell E. Sunderland and Lowell E. Sunderland,SUN STAFF | August 24, 1998
Time will tell, but over the weekend the man who may prove to be American professional soccer's Moses left office.Alan I. Rothenberg's transition from eight years as U.S. Soccer Federation president to owner of the Major League Soccer franchise in San Jose, Calif., was compressed in most places to a sentence or two.He deserves better.Because Rothenberg, 59, used his maximum two terms to revitalize at the pro level a game that, when he became its leader in August 1990, was at its nadir in the United States, toying with bankruptcy, devoid of leadership and run by amateurs.
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Sports Digest | January 16, 2014
Men's college soccer Mullins gets top Soccer America honor again Maryland senior forward Patrick Mullins on Wednesday became the second two-time winner of the Soccer America Men's Player of the Year, joining Claudio Reyna of Virginia (1992-1993). Mullins led the Terps to the College Cup in his junior and senior seasons, accumulating 17 goals and 10 assists in 2012 and a nation-high 19 goals and eight assists in 2013. Jason Garey (2005) is the only other Terp to win the Soccer America honor.
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By Glenn Graham | December 3, 2011
Four area boys soccer players were named to the 2011 NSCAA Boys High School All-America Team, including two-time recipients in Gilman goalkeeper Andrew Harris and McDonogh forward Mike Gamble. McDonogh defender Malcolm Harris and Broadneck goalkeeper Cody Niedermeier also were honored. The four senior standouts will be recognized at the annual All-America Luncheon, to be held in the Kansas City Convention Center's Grand Ballroom on Jan. 14, in conjunction with the 2012 NSCAA Convention in Kansas City, Mo.
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By Glenn Graham and The Baltimore Sun | August 21, 2014
A number of area boys and girls soccer standouts have been named to TopDrawerSoccer's All-America Watch List. Seven boys were recognized: Tunde Akinlosotu (McDonogh), Michael DeShields (McDonogh), Mike Heitzmann (River Hill), Daniel Kwon (Severna Park), Erumuse Momoh (McDonogh) Kyle Saunderson (Reservoir) and Connor Smith (McDonogh). Four girls were listed: Bridgette Andrzejewski (McDonogh), Alex Hamer (River Hill), Jennifer Nonn (Catonsville) and Jenna Surdick (Arundel). Both watch lists consist of 250-plus players from across the country and are dominated by those who received prior state, regional and national recognition, and/or players who have verball committed to college programs.
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By Glenn Graham | December 3, 2011
Four area boys soccer players were named to the 2011 NSCAA Boys High School All-America Team, including two-time recipients in Gilman goalkeeper Andrew Harris and McDonogh forward Mike Gamble. McDonogh defender Malcolm Harris and Broadneck goalkeeper Cody Niedermeier also were honored. The four senior standouts will be recognized at the annual All-America Luncheon, to be held in the Kansas City Convention Center's Grand Ballroom on Jan. 14, in conjunction with the 2012 NSCAA Convention in Kansas City, Mo.
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By SPECIAL TO THE SUN | September 10, 2003
COLLEGE PARK - For the first time in the program's history, the Maryland men's soccer team is ranked No.1 in the NSCAA/adidas Coaches Poll. The Terrapins beat then-No. 1 UCLA, 1-0, in front of a record crowd of 6,143 Friday night at Ludwig Field. The Terrapins (4-0) were ranked No. 1 in other publications at various other times, including Soccer America last season and College Soccer News this season, but this is the first time Maryland has cracked the top spot in what is the most highly recognized soccer poll.
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By Jamison Hensley | September 15, 1999
The Maryland men's team is ranked No. 1 by Soccer America for the first time in its history.The Terrapins (3-1) have won three straight games and beat Virginia, 1-0, on Sunday to record their first home victory over the Cavaliers since 1977. After losing to defending national champion Indiana to open its season, Maryland has outscored Butler, Marshall and Virginia by a combined 10-2 to jump from the No. 4 position and take over the top ranking from UCLA, which lost to Florida International on Friday.
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By Jamison Hensley and Jamison Hensley,SUN STAFF | August 24, 1999
COLLEGE PARK -- Some observers consider the Maryland men's soccer team extremely young. Others view the Terrapins as very experienced.Yet everyone seems to agree where Maryland stands on the national scene.On the first media day in coach Sasho Cirovski's seven seasons at Maryland, the Terrapins fielded questions about the growing expectations, since two national publications selected them in their top three.The rankings -- No. 3 by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America and No. 2 by Soccer America -- represent the best preseason standings for the Terps under Cirovski.
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By Lowell E. Sunderland and Lowell E. Sunderland,SUN STAFF | August 24, 1998
Time will tell, but over the weekend the man who may prove to be American professional soccer's Moses left office.Alan I. Rothenberg's transition from eight years as U.S. Soccer Federation president to owner of the Major League Soccer franchise in San Jose, Calif., was compressed in most places to a sentence or two.He deserves better.Because Rothenberg, 59, used his maximum two terms to revitalize at the pro level a game that, when he became its leader in August 1990, was at its nadir in the United States, toying with bankruptcy, devoid of leadership and run by amateurs.
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By Bill Free and Bill Free,SUN STAFF | September 27, 1997
Towson University soccer forward Richie Moller has stolen a little thunder from the school's football team this week, bolting into third place in the NCAA Division I scoring race with 10 goals and four assists in eight games for the 6-2 Tigers.It is the highest national scoring position this far into the season any Towson soccer player has held.Moller's past two goals this season have been dramatic game-winning ones.He beat Penn State, 1-0, in double overtime last week with a goal, and came back three days ago to defeat Philadelphia Textile, 2-1, with a goal three minutes and nine seconds into overtime.
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By FROM STAFF REPORTS | September 10, 1997
Freshman midfielder Dan Mosny scored two goals and sophomore midfielder Kevin Alvero had a goal and an assist as 20th-ranked Loyola defeated Fairfield, 5-1, in a rematch of last season's Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championship game yesterday at Curley Field.The Greyhounds (2-0-2), ranked in the Soccer America Top 20 for the first time since 1994, broke a scoreless halftime tie by converting three times in the first six minutes of the second half.Mosny scored 33 seconds in, and Brian Alvero followed with a goal just 1: 20 later to push Loyola's lead to 2-0. Mosny's second goal came in the 50th minute.
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By Glenn Graham | December 14, 2011
The Baltimore Bays have been named the nation's top boys soccer club by Soccer America for a record fourth straight year. The club won its record ninth U.S. Youth Soccer boys championship when the Under-19 Bays Chelsea team defeated the Chicago Fire Juniors, 2-0, to capture the 76th McGuire Cup at the 2011 National Championships this summer. It was the third national championship for the squad, which also won as U-14 and U-15 squads. The Bays club has won at least one national championship in each of the past six years.
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