Acquired: Signed as FC Dallas’ fifth Homegrown player on Jan. 12, 2011
Professional: 2013: Logged 880 minutes with the FC Dallas Reserves... Went the full 90 minutes in nine of his 10 appearances… Scored the game-winning goal in a 3-2 victory against Red Bull New York Reserves on 9/3. 2012: Top made his professional debut on 4/25 in a 1-1 draw against Real Salt Lake at FC Dallas Stadium… Recorded his first assist in just eight minutes of action in a 3-2 loss to Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto Stadium on 5/26… Scored his first career goal in a 2-0 win over Vancouver at BC Place on 8/15… Earned his first start for FC Dallas the following match when he played the opening 45 minutes of a 2-1 win against Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto on 8/18. 2011: Top saw time in all but two of FC Dallas’ 10 Reserve League matches totaling 374 minutes in eight games. He made one, non-league appearance with the first team, playing 17 minutes in a 2-1 win over Tigres UANL in the Rio Grande Plate.
International: 2013: Was called to a US U-20 national team training camp in Puebla, Mexico Jan. 14-22. … 2012: Was called in to represent the US U-19 national team in the 2012 Mercedes-Benz Junior Cup in Stuttgart, Germany in January … Also called to US U-20 training camp in Portland in April and for the Marbella Cup in Spain in October.
Youth: 2012: Helped FC Dallas U-18s to the US Soccer Development Academy national championship via 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on July 22 at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, Texas … 2010: Was the leading scorer for the FC Dallas U-18s … Played alongside FC Dallas Homegrown signees Ruben Luna, Moises Hernandez, Victor Ulloa and Bryan Leyva … Top found the back of the net eight times in 10 matches … The team posted an 11-1-3 record in all competitions during the second half of 2010 … Was named to the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Starting XI for the U-16 Central Conference for the 2009-10 season.
Personal: He attended North Side High School in Fort Worth, Texas, where he was an honors student … Top was a student council member in 2009.