St. Benedict's Prep
|Height / Weight:|
5-9 / 165
Born February 13, 1987 ... earned a bachelor's degree in history with a minor in philosophy in May 2009.
AS A SENIOR (2008)
Played in three games, including two ACC contests ... missed the season's first five games (8/29 - 9/12) because of an ankle injury ... saw his first action of the season in the team's 4-1 home win over North Carolina (9/19) ... also played at NC State (9/27) and at Fairfield (10/8) ... missed the final 11 games of the season (10/11 - 11/26) because of a season-ending hand injury; underwent extensive surgery on his left hand on Oct. 10.
AS A JUNIOR (2007)
Played in 19 games, including seven ACC contests; missed two games - at Duke (10/5) and at Brown (10/10) because of a concussion ... registered five starts at midfield ... recorded five points - two goals and one assist; tallied three points - one goal and one assist in league play ... finished the season with 19 shots, including six shots on goal ... tied the score at one goal apiece off a free kick in the 21st minute in the team's 2-1 victory at Virginia (10/20) ... scored one goal - his first goal of the season - in an 8-0 home win over Maine (9/18) ... assisted on BC's third goal - Sherron Manswell's second of the game - in the team's 3-1 victory over Virginia Tech (11/16) in the semifinals of the ACC Tournament at the SAS Soccer Complex in Cary, N.C.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2006)
Saw action in 11 games, starting one ... totaled five points - one goal and three assists ... tallied one goal and one assist in a 5-1 win at Quinnipiac (9/26); assisted on a Charlie Davies goal, before scoring himself at 81:23 ... collected an assist on the final goal in a 5-1 home win over NC State (9/29) ... registered an assist on Mor Avi Hanan's insurance goal in a 3-1 road win over second-ranked Maryland (10/14).
AS A FRESHMAN (2005)
Saw action in 15 games, starting six ... registered his first collegiate start at Fairleigh Dickinson (9-1) totaled seven shots on the season, including three shots on goal.
Was a four-year varsity starter - played his first two years at Ocean Township High School (2001 and 2002), before playing his final two seasons at St. Benedict's (2003 and 2004); helped St. Benedict's capture consecutive prep A Division titles ... anchored a defensive unit that allowed just 12 goals in 24 matches in 2004; team finished with a 22-2 mark and ranked 11th in the final NSCAA national poll ... earned Star-Ledger All-Prep first-team honors in 2004; gained All-Prep second-team accolades as a junior ... served as team captain as a senior...played for head coach Rick Jacobs ... played club soccer with the PDA Conquistadors, winning the 2005 state championship ... played four years in the New Jersey ODP ... has traveled to Bolivia and England for international competition.
Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences ... Ryan is the middle of Lauren and William Sherman's three children ... born February 13, 1987.
SHERMAN'S CAREER STATS
Year GP GS G A Pts. Shots
2005 15 6 0 0 0 7
2006 12 1 1 3 5 5
2007 19 5 2 1 5 19
2008 3 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 49 12 3 4 10 31