Joe Amoyal
Joe Amoyal

Player Profile

Baltimore, Md.

High School:
Calvert Hall

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205


On Amoyal: Athletic defender who comes from a tremendous high school program ... has a knack for picking up loose balls ... quick hands ... needs to work on quickness and conditioning in order to compete for playing time, according to Dave Cottle ... joins fellow freshman Jeff Reynolds as Calvert Hall grads on the Terps roster.

Before Maryland: Three-year letterwinner at Cavert Hall High School ... played both close defense and long-stick defensive midfield ... led the Cardinals to their first MIAA championship in 26 years as a junior in 2003 ... a two-sport competitor, also leading Calvert Hall to a MIAA championship in soccer as a goalie ... was a member of the Maryland state team in the Olympic Development Program.

Personal: Born September 13, 1986 ... son of Avi and Sherryl Amoyal ... brother of Nicole (21) and Tony (20) ... also recruited by Navy, Rutgers and Duke ... hobbies include fishing, skiing and shooting ... majoring in business.