Fallston High's Shane Dougherty, The Baltimore Sun Player of the Year in 1992, has signed to play soccer at Maryland, Terrapins head coach Sasho Cirovski announced yesterday.
Dougherty also earned All-America honors from Parade magazine and the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. A native of Kingsville, he was a four-year starter at Fallston. He helped to lead Fallston to its first state championship in 1991 and finished as the school's career leader in assists (34) and was second all-time in scoring (70 points).
Dougherty is a member of the Maryland Olympic Development Program Select Team, the Region I Olympic Development Team and was an All-South Region pick in 1992.