HOW ACQUIRED: Selected No. 2 overall in 2020 SuperDraft.
Maher was one of the top prospects coming out of college and joins Nashville hoping to make an impact at the center back position.
COLLEGE: Recorded 46 starts in his two seasons at Indiana including multiple awards. In his freshman season, Maher was one of three players to start all 24 matches for IU and led an Indiana defense to 15 shutouts, allowing 13 goals the best in the NCAA. Maher was selected as the Big Ten Freshman of the Year, Big Ten All-Freshman Team and was First-Team Freshmen Best XI by Top Drawer Soccer. As a sophomore, Maher started all 22 matches for the Hoosiers, recording three game-winning goals and was one of six Indiana players to record double-digit points with three goals and four assists. Maher finished his sophomore year as the Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year and was selected as a 2019 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division I Men's Second Team All-America.