Loyola's Sellinger Scholar
MAAC All-Academic Team (`12)
Patriot League All-Academic Team ('13,'14)
Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District 2 Team as a defender ('14)
Team captain ('13, '14)
Led the team in goals and points, finishing with four goals and eight points...Tied for the team lead with two game-winning goals...All four goals were scored at Ridley Athletic Complex, including two against nationally ranked opponents...Scored the game-winner just 18 seconds into overtime against La Salle...Notched his second game-winner in overtime against Lehigh...Headed in the game-tying goal in the final minute of regulation against No. 20 Boston University...Had the go-ahead goal in a 1-1 tie vs. No. 23 Navy...Named to CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District 2 Team as a defender...Also picked up second-straight Academic All-Patriot League honor.
2013 (Junior):Named to the Patriot League All-Academic Team...Played all 1575 minutes on the back line...Helped the defense post four shutouts...Kept a ball from crossing the goal line at Quinnipiac.
2012 (Sophomore): Played in all 20 games, racking up 1,455 minutes...Started the first 14 games of the season on the back line...Bumped up to midfield through the last six games...Scored first collegiate goal in shutout win at Fairfield, booting a left-footed pass from Dooley into the right corner of the goal...Stopped a ball on the goal line at UMBC...Also headed a ball off the goal line vs. Marist...Assisted Dooley's goal vs. Manhattan, crossing a long ball from Curran...MAAC All-Academic Team honoree.
2011 (Freshman): Played in four games, starting two...Made first collegiate start in season opener at Adelphi.
High School: Four-year starter at Gilman... Team captain as a senior... Led team to its first outright Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association "A" Conference Boys Soccer Championship in school history in 2010... Named Baltimore Sun All-Metro First Team... Earned ESPN RISE All-Star honors and Maryland All-State honors his senior season... Selected to All-MIAA Team as a junior... Recipient of the Whittlesey Soccer Prize, awarded by the school to the player who contributed the most to the team... Played for the Baltimore Bays Chelsea club organization.
Personal: Joseph Andrew Cahalan... Son of Joyce and Jack Cahalan... Has twin sisters, Abby and Lauren.