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Ex-Terps men's soccer standout Taylor Twellman is once again a rising star
Ex-Terps men's soccer standout Taylor Twellman is once again a rising star

Turning away from a sold-out crowd in Santa Clara, Calif., Taylor Twellman put down the mic and picked up the phone. "I appreciate the opportunity," he told ESPN's producers that day in July 2010. "I apologize for that being one of the worst games ever called." The former Maryland striker had thought he knew the media well. For nine seasons, before a severe concussion ended his professional soccer career in 2008, he had been a star for Major League Soccer's New England Revolution — and when you score a lot of goals, you get a lot of interviews. As Twellman found out, though, calling a game was new territory. So when the final whistle blew on his...

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