HOW ACQUIRED: Selected by Philadelphia Union in the second round of the 2012 MLS Super Draft with the 35th overall pick.
A consistent defender capable of playing either fullback position, Gaddis has been with the Union since 2012. He signed a long-term extension on Sept. 10, 2014. Gaddis has already racked up over 100 MLS starts and can expect to cross the 10,000 MLS minutes barrier during the 2016 campaign, after he lead MLS field players in minutes played in 2015.
COLLEGE: Gaddis was a standout at West Virginia. He was honored as a 2011 College Soccer News second team preseason All-America and a member of the all-BIG East preseason squad. In 2011, Gaddis was named to the M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Watch List for the second straight season making him the only West Virginia player to ever be featured on the list for two seasons. In 2010 he was named third team All-American by TopDrawerSoccer.com, and earned second team all-BIG EAST honors. In 2009, Gaddis was a first-team selection on the NSCAA all-Northeast Region squad.