As a Junior in 2017: Has played in all six games...scored the game-winning goal in overtime against then- No. 15 UCLA in front of 7,532 fans at Ludwig Field...also posted assists versus against Santa Clara and Rutgers.
As a Sophomore in 2016: Appeared in 20 matches, earning starts in 17...posted three goals and four assists...scored a goal in a 5-0 rout over Hartford (8/29)…recorded an assist in a 2-1 overtime win over Rutgers (9/13)…notched two assists in a 4-0 blowout win over Northwestern (9/30)…registered a goal and an assist in a 2-0 win over Ohio State (10/7)...scored the game-winning goal in the Big Ten championship against Wisconsin (11/13).
As a Freshman in 2015: Second Team All-Big Ten selection...tabbed to Big Ten All-Freshman team...played in 20 matches in 2015...tabbed one of the top 10 freshmen in college soccer by Top Drawer Soccer...named Big Ten Player of the Week...contributed to a 0-0 tie against #4 Notre Dame (8/28)...notched one assist and one goal in a 4-0 win over St. John's (8/30)...scored the game-winning header in the 96th minute to beat #1 UCLA (9/4)...finished a 67th minute corner kick from Mael Corboz against Akron (9/7)...recorded one goal in 2-1 loss to #25 Georgetown (9/23)…scored two goals in a 4-1 win over Wisconsin (9/27)...missed Villanova match while playing with the U.S. U20s in Germany...contributed to shutout over Indiana (10/16) and #17 Washington (10/23).
Before Maryland: Ranked #13 by Top Drawer Soccer and #4 by College Soccer News…US U-18 MNT player…member of the Philadelphia Union Academy…competed with the US U-17 MNT in CONCACAF qualifying tournament in Panama…played for Boca United.
Personal: Sebastian Elney was born on June 26, 1997… son of Milher Elney and Dr. Aurora Francois…came to Maryland to “win national championships”…craziest ambition is to own a Chipotle…lists biggest sports thrill as winning the Czech Republic tournament with the US U-18 national team…undecided on major.