Bill Hamid signs - September 2009

Hamid is the first player to sign with the first team directly from United’s academy youth system.

Andy Najar signs - March 2010

The 17-year-old standout is the second player to sign with the first team directly from United’s Academy.

Conor Shanosky signs - August 2010

The 18-year-old standout becomes the third player to make the jump from United’s Academy to the senior squad.

Ethan Whites signs - December 2012

19-year-old defender becomes fourth Homegrown player to join the Black-and-Red.

Michael Seaton signs - January 2013

Capitol Heights, Md. striker becomes fifth Homegrown player to join the Black-and-Red.

Collin Martin signs - July 2013

18-year-old Chevy Chase, Md., native becomes Black-and-Red’s sixth Academy signing.

Jalen Robinson signs - January 2014

19-year-old Cantonsville, Md., native becomes Black-and-Red’s seventh Academy signing.