St. Mark's HS
At Delaware: Fourth-year member of the squad as an attackman...will add depth to the Blue Hen attack unit.
2010 Season: Did not see game action for team that captured the Colonial Athletic Association title and advanced to the NCAA Tournament.
2009 Season: Appeared in just one game...played in opening day 13-2 win over Saint Joseph's...did not record any statistics but did serve a penalty for one minute.
2008 Season: Did not see game action and retained his freshman eligibility.
High School: Played lacrosse and ice hockey at nearby St. Mark's High School...four-year varsity standout in lacrosse for coach Curt Sawyer...team advanced to the state title game in 2003...three-time All-State selection, earning first team honors in 2007 and second team laurels in 2005 and 2006...registererd 70 goals and 24 assists as a junior...played left wing in ice hockey...team finished second in the state in 2005-06...involved in student government.
Personal: Derek Scott Sherman...born Nov. 30, 1988...son of Mike and Marilyn Sherman...honor student as a sport management major at Delaware...has a minor in coaching...has an older brother and older sister...brother, Chris, played college lacrosse at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2002-06...father works at General Motors and mother is a nurse...has worked as an electrician and a mushroom farmer during the summers...hobbies include surfing, fishing, crabbing, and restoring boats...owns a 26-foot boat.