Recapping Maryland's top moments in 2012
Maryland caps magical season with 20-1-3 record
Maryland set to take on Georgetown in the College Cup Friday in Hoover, Ala.
#2 Maryland drops #10 Louisville 3-1 in NCAA Quarterfinals Saturday at Ludwig
Senior Eric Garment reflects on his time with The Crew, encourages attendance for Saturday's match
As a Sophomore in 2012: Started 20 games as Maryland's main goalkeeper in 2012 ... recorded two saves in an overtime win against No. 2 North Carolina (10/19)... tallied a 1.14 goals allowed average ... recorded six shutouts ... boasted a 16-1-3 record on the season ... registered 40 saves as a sophomore, including a career-high four against Coastal Carolina (11/25) and Rutgers (10/9).
As a Freshman in 2011: Tallied four starts between the pipes this season, recording shutouts against Seton Hall, Adelphi and West Virginia...started in Maryland's two NCAA tournament games...made career-high four saves against Louisville in the third round...made one save against the Pirates in the scoreless tie and one against the Panthers in a 2-0 victory...finished the year with a 0.95 goals against average and a 2-1-1 record.
Before Maryland: A member of the U-17 and U-18 U.S. National Team...two-time NSCAA All-American and Parade All-American while enrolled at Glen Rock... joins fellow classmates Dan Metzger and Kyle Roach as products of the New York Red Bull Academy...played with academy from U-14 to U-18, where he helped guide the squad to two State Cup titles under head coach Paul O'Donnell.
Personal: Son of Matthew and Pamela Cardona ...full name is Keith Francis Cardona...born Nov.7, 1992 ... has one sister ... lists his sports hero as Gianluigi Buffon ... lists one of his best accomplishments as going to the U-17 World Cup in Nigeria...majoring in business/marketing.
Cardona's Career Statistics