Local Soccer Players Realize Dream During MLS SuperDraft … And Now The Work Begins

For Maryland’s Ben Bender and Brett St. Martin and Loyola’s Justin Ingram, getting selected in the 2022 Major League Soccer SuperDraft was a dream come true. And now they’re working hard to get ready for the 2022 MLS season, which kicks off Feb. 26. 

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After Historic McDonogh Soccer Season, Jacob Murrell Ready For Next Level At Georgetown

Ahead of his senior season, McDonogh’s Jacob Murrell set a goal of scoring 40 goals. He finished the season with 41 goals and 20 assists. “Anytime we needed a goal, he was there,” coach Brandon Quaranta said. “For me, he is the National Player of the Year.”

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John Carroll Grad Nia Christopher Sparking Improved Towson Women’s Soccer Squad

Towson women’s soccer recently clinched its first winning season since 2007, and sophomore forward Nia Christopher, one of the top goal-scorers in the nation despite frequent double- and triple-teams, is no small reason why.

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Taylor Calheira, Overtime Hero And Son Of Blast Legend, Shining For UMBC Men’s Soccer

Through 16 games this season, UMBC’s Taylor Calheira has notched nine goals, five of them game-winners. “I’ve been here long enough to see the really good ones, and the great ones,” head coach Pete Caringi said, “and I think he’s going to fall in that great category by the time he’s done.”

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