Maryland alumni, student-athletes prepare for annual U.S. event
Terrapin sophomore playing with US National Team in New Zealand
Seven honored on NFHCA All-Mid Atlantic Region Squads
Seven Terrapins score in win; Fluharty notches hat trick
Six Terps score in dominating win
International Experience: Current member of U.S. Under-21 team and named to squad in summer of 2011...scored twice as Team USA won bronze in Junior Pan Am Games in Guadalajara, Mexico in Sept. 2012...team clinched bid to 2013 World Cup...went to London to play in a test series vs. Great Britain in April 2011 ...member of High Performance hockey since 2006...played with Under-17 team in World Cup qualifier in Uruguay in 2007...member of Under-16 team from 2006-08...competed in the 2007 Junior Olympics.
As a sophomore in 2012: Started in 20 of the Terps' 24 games and saw action in 21...left team Sept. 8-23 to play with U.S. Under-21 Team in Mexico for Junior Pan Am Games...named to NFHCA All-Mid Atlantic Region First Team...notched an assist on the game-winner in the team's win at #16 California (Aug. 24)...fed McEvoy on score off a corner against #15 Ohio State (Sept. 2)...fed Dessoye for her first career goal in game vs. #19 UMass (Sept. 8)...had two assists in Terps' win over #24 Duke (Oct. 6)...led team with two goals and an assist for five points in win at #8 Old Dominion (Oct. 12)...notched two assists vs. UC Davis (Oct. 14)...had first career hat trick vs. Towson (Oct. 16).
As a freshman in 2011: Named to womensfieldhockey.com's All-Rookie Squad and NFHCA All-Mid Atlantic Region Second Team...started in all 23 games...named ACC Player of the Week (Sept. 20)...scored in back-to-back games - at American (Oct. 16) and vs. Towson (Oct. 19)...notched first career assist vs. No. 1 Old Dominion (Oct. 14)...scored off of sharp angle at UMass (Sept. 18)...scored two goals at No. 8 Boston College, including the gamewinner in seven-vs.-seven overtime (Sept. 16)...scored first career goal in the 60th minute vs. Northwestern off of a penalty corner deflection (Sept. 10)...named to ACC All-Academic Team and NFHCA Academic Squad.
Before Maryland: Starting forward at Sussex Technical from 2007-10...First Team All-American in 2009 and 2010...First Team All-Conference all four years...First Team All-State in lacrosse and field hockey in 2008, 2009, 2010...State Player of the Year in 2009 and 2010...team won state championship in 2009 and 2010...career goals and assists leader at Sussex Technical with 120 goals and 61 assists...also scored 270 goals for school's lacrosse team...played for her mother for Sussex Technical lacrosse team....also played for Love it Oranje and Jersey Intensity.
Personal: Parents are Kevin and Kathleen Fluharty...has one brother, David, who goes to Tennessee...mother played field hockey at Northwestern...lists her biggest athletic thrill as going to Uruguay with the U.S. U-17 team...chose Maryland for the diversity, the field hockey program and the coaches...psychology major.