Former Maryland standout Mary Casey is in her third year as an assistant coach with the UNC Asheville women's soccer program.
Casey was an All-Atlantic Coast Conference performer for Maryland and played professionally for the Northern Virginia Majestics of the United Soccer Leagues' W-League and was drafted by the Los Angeles Sol of Women's Professional Soccer (WPS).
Casey played both defender and goalkeeper during her playing career and was an All-ACC first team selection in 2008. She was named a team captain at Maryland her senior season and helped lead the Terrapins to an appearance in the Sweet 16 of the 2009 NCAA Tournament.
That season Casey anchored a defense that posted nine shutouts, including five of the Terps' first seven games. Maryland went 14-6-2 in 2009 as Casey posted 76 saves in goal while only allowing 22 goals over the course of the season.
For her career with the Terrapins she played in 74 contests, recording 136 saves and 13 shutouts.
She excelled academically as well, earning a spot on the 2008 All-ACC Academic team. Casey was named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Scholar All-American second team and the NSCAA All-East Scholar first team.