Fifth-year senior who was a regular starter for the Demon Deacons, but seems to have lost a step since his 2009 injury and subsequent redshirt year. Was part of the US U-17 residency program in Bradenton, Fla.
What Scouts Say: "Competitive, leader on the team ... Average size, not dominating, played with U-17 under [Philadelphia Union head coach John] Hackworth… Smart player, started as a freshman… injured going into 2009 season, almost career ending… Two years ago more influenital in the games than he has been last year ... still sound soccer ... centebrack or holding midfielder ... such a smart soccer player ... dynamic enough for next level is the quysetion ... Not a huge impact player, solid"
2011: Appeared in all 21 matches with 19 starts... named team captain prior to 2011 fall season.
2010: Played in 15 games, including 11 starts.
2009: Redshirted the season
2008: Emerged as one of the top freshmen in college soccer, finishing the season with one goal and three assists, while playing in 21 games, including 20 starts ... Named to the All-ACC Freshman Team and also earned national all-freshman honors from Top Drawer Soccer, Soccer America and College Soccer News.
High School/Club: Member of the United State U-15 and U-17 national teams ... Twice named an NSCAA All-American.