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RJ Allen

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
165

DATE OF BIRTH
04/17/1990

HOMETOWN
Old Bridge, N.J.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR                SCHOOL         GP            GS           G           A
2011            Monmouth         21             21            2            6
2010            Monmouth         20             20            2            4
2009            Monmouth         22             22            2            8
2008            Monmouth         19             19            1            5

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American Second Team
2010: NSCAA All-American Third Team
2009, 2010, 2011: All-Northeast Conference First Team

High School
St. Joseph’s H.S. (2008; Metuchen, N.J.)
2007: Named to all-state first team for parochial schools

Personal
Majoring in Health Studies

Club/National Team
2007: Played for New Jersey ODP Regional Team

  • Played for Matchfit Academy
   
 

Eder Arreola

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-6

WEIGHT
150

DATE OF BIRTH
11/13/1991

HOMETOWN
Chino Hills, Calif.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011           UCLA                23             16              3            4
2010           UCLA                22             14              4            7
2009           UCLA                15              3               0            1
2008           UCLA                20              6               1            6

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Pac-10 Conference First Team

High School
Chino Hills HS; attended high school for 1-1/2 years before joining U.S. Soccer residency program
2007: NSCAA/adidas All-American

Personal
Majoring in Sociology
Entered UCLA at 16 years of age

Club/National Team
2011: Member of U.S. team in CONCACAF U-20 championship
2009: Scored tournament-best 5 goals to lead CZ Elite to U.S. Youth Soccer national championship

  • Has represented U.S. at U-18 and U-17 level
  • Also played with Pateadores U17 and FC Barcelona U10-U15
 

Jason Banton

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
172

DATE OF BIRTH
12/15/1992

HOMETOWN
Tottenham, England

CITIZENSHIP
United Kingdom

 

CAREER RECORD

YR                        CLUB                       GP       GS          G          A
2011-12                Burton Albion            1           0            0           0
                             Leicester City
YOUTH RECORD
2011                     Liverpool           
2008-11                Blackburn Rovers
                             Arsenal

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Signed with Leicester City on 1-year contract in July 2011
  • Joined League Two side Burton Albion on one-month loan in September 2011
  • Made full professional debut Oct. 23 vs. Bradford City
  • Started with Arsenal youth club; also had short spell with fellow North London club Tottenham Hotspur
  • Joined Blackburn Rovers in 2008
  • Moved to Liverpool in January 2011 after a successful trial

Club/National Team

  • Played for England at U-17 level
   
 

Christian Barreiro

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-7

WEIGHT
1
52

DATE OF BIRTH
12/14/1990

HOMETOWN
Baltimore, Md.

CITIZENSHIP
USA/Mexico

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS           G            A
2011            Penn                17              17            7            7
2010            Penn                19             19             5            7
2009            Penn                17             16             6            3
2008            Penn                18             18             2            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010, 2011: All-Ivy League First Team
2011: NSCAA All-Northeast Region Second Team; tied for Ivy League lead with 7 assists

High School
Calvert Hill College (2008; Baltimore)
2007: NSCAA/adidas Youth All-American
Three-time All-State in Maryland

Personal
Founded VIDA ALEGRE, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping the impoverished

Club/National Team
2009: Won USYSA National Championship with Baltimore Casa Mia Bays
2008: Won U.S. Soccer Development Academy championship with Baltimore Casa Mia Bays
2004-07: Played for Region I ODP team

 

Mykell Bates

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
5-9

WEIGHT
172

DATE OF BIRTH
04/15/1990

HOMETOWN
Roseville, Calif.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL                GP          GS           G            A
2011            Santa Clara            15            14            4            0
2010            Santa Clara            18            18            4            0
2009            Santa Clara            20            20            2            0
2008            Santa Clara            12            11            1            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-Far West Region Third Team
2010, 2011: All-West Coast Conference First Team

High School
Edison Academic Center (2008; Bradenton, Fla.)
2007: NSCAA Player of the Year

  • Three-time Parade Magazine All-American
  • Also attended Roseville (Calif.) HS

Personal
Majoring in Marketing

Club/National Team
2007: Played for USA in FIFA U-17 World Cup

  • Played for Capital Athletic Soccer Association
 

Austin Berry

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
180

DATE OF BIRTH
10/06/1988

HOMETOWN
Cincinnati, Ohio

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL           GP           GS           G           A
2011            Louisville            23            23            1            2
2010            Louisville            23            23            5            2
2009            Louisville            7               6             1            1
2008            Louisville            21            21            3            0
2007            Louisville            21            14            1            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010, 2011: All-Big East Conference First Team
2011: NSCAA All-American Third Team
2010: Big East Conference Defensive Player of the Year; NSCAA All-American Second Team
2009: Granted a medical redshirt after a season-ending injury

High School
Summit Country Day School (2007)
2006: All-Ohio First Team
Also lettered three years in basketball

Personal
Graduated with a B.A. in Communications; working on his Master’s degree in Justice Administration
Grandfather played professional baseball after playing at the University of Cincinnati

 

Chris Blais

POSITION
Goalkeeper

HEIGHT
6-4

WEIGHT
195

DATE OF BIRTH
05/16/1989

HOMETOWN
Seattle, Wash.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR              SCHOOL           GP            GS           GA          ShO
2011            USF                   21             21            18            8
2010            Michigan            25             25            33            4
2009            Michigan            18             18            21            6
2008            Michigan             3               1               1            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-Northeast Region Third Team; transferred to South Florida after playing four years at Michigan
2008-10: Academic All-Big Ten Conference

High School
John F. Kennedy Memorial HS (2007; Seattle)
2007: All-State first team in Washington

  • Four-year letterman

Club/National Team
Emerald City Football Club

 

Nickardo Blake

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-1

WEIGHT
170

DATE OF BIRTH
11/26/1989

HOMETOWN
Clarendon, Jamaica

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS           G            A
2011            UConn              25             25            1            3
2010            UConn              19              7             1            3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
Transferred from East Central JC (Missouri)
2009: NSCAA All-American
2008, 2009: NJCAA All-American

High School
Boyd Anderson HS (Tamarac, Fla.)

 

Emiliano Bonfigli

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-10

WEIGHT
148

DATE OF BIRTH
04/15/1988

HOMETOWN
Buenos Aires, Argentina

CITIZENSHIP
Argentina

 

CAREER RECORD

YR                  CLUB                 GP            GS          G            A
2011-12          Manta FC            18              7            1            0
2010-11          Club Almagro      39                           16      

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Began his career with Racing Club of Avellaneda in Argentina
  • Moved to Almagro of the Primera B Metropolitano in his homeland in 2009
  • Came to Manta FC in Ecuador’s Primera Division for the 2011 season
  • Born in Buenos Aires
 

Tony Cascio

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-11

 

WEIGHT
165

 

DATE OF BIRTH
03/28/1990

HOMETOWN
Gilbert, Ariz.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL          GP            GS             G            A
2011            UConn            25            19               5             8
2010            UConn            19            19              10            6
2009            UConn            19            19               7             5
2008            UConn            22            15               2             6

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010: NSCAA All-American First Team; Big East Conference Offensive Player of the Year
2010, 2009: All-Big East Conference First Team

High School
Hamilton HS

  • Led his team in goals his junior and senior seasons
  • Also played football as a placekicker

Personal
Majoring in Pre-Kinesiology and Communications
Born in Mesa, Ariz.
Bowls twice a week; once rolled a 268 (number of hambones unknown)

 

Justin Chavez

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
170

DATE OF BIRTH
03/23/1990

HOMETOWN
Edmond, Okla.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP           GS          G            A
2011            Tulsa                13            12            0            0
2010            Tulsa                21            21            2            1
2009            Tulsa                22            22            2            1
2008            Tulsa                21            20            1            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2009, 2010: NSCAA All-Midwest Region First Team
2009: All-Conference USA First Team; Conference USA Defensive Player of the Year
2008: All-Conference USA Freshman Team=

High School
Edmond Memorial HS (2008)
2007: Named All-Oklahoma First Team by the Edmond Sun

  • Four-year letterwinner; scored 44 goals with 20 assists in his career (21 goals his junior season)

Personal
Majoring in Management

 

Warren Creavalle

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
155

DATE OF BIRTH
08/14/1990

HOMETOWN
Acworth, Ga.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UCF                  17            16              1            3
2010            UCF                  20            20              4            4
2009            Furman             18            18              1            2
2008            Furman             18              0              2            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010, 2011: All-Conference USA First Team
2008, 2009: All-Southern Conference Second Team (at Furman University)

High School
North Cobb HS

Personal
Majoring in Interpersonal and Organizational Communications

Club/National Team
2008: Played for U.S. U-20 national team
2008: Won U.S. Youth Soccer U-19 national championship with NASA club team

 

Diogo de Almeida

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
175

DATE OF BIRTH
01/02/1989

HOMETOWN
Piricicaba, Brazil

CITIZENSHIP
Brazil

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP           GS           G           A
2011            SMU                 20            20            4            0
2010            SMU                19            18             0            0
2009            SMU                13             4              0            1
2008            SMU                18             4              5            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: Conference USA Defensive Player of the Year; All-Conference USA First Team; NSCAA All-Midwest Region First Team
2010: Moved from midfielder to defender, after moving from forward to midfield in 2009

High School
Oakridge School (2008; Arlington, Texas)

Club/National Team
Played for Dallas Texans ‘90

 

Nick DeLeon

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-10

WEIGHT
170

DATE OF BIRTH
07/17/1990

HOMETOWN
Phoenix, Ariz.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS          G            A
2011            Louisville           22            22            6            6
2010            Louisville           24            24            8            3
2009            UNLV                12            9               2            2
2008            UNLV                18            12             0            3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-Great Lakes First Team
2010, 2011: All-Big East Conference First Team

High School
Thunderbird HS (Phoenix)

  • Did not play soccer his senior year in high school

Personal
Majoring in Sports Administration

Club/National Team
1998-2006: Played for Cisco Toros
2006-07: Played for ODP Region IV team

 

Andrew Duran

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-1

WEIGHT
160

DATE OF BIRTH
10/26/1989

HOMETOWN
Mokena, Ill.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL              GP          GS            G            A
2011            Creighton            24           24             0            0
2010            Creighton            5              5              0            0
2009            Creighton            14            7              0            1
2008            Creighton            7              7              0            1
2007            Creighton            9              5              0            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American Second Team; College Soccer News All-American First Team; Missouri Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Year; All-Missouri Valley Conference First Team
2010: Suffered season-ending knee injury in fifth game of season

High School
Lincoln-Way East HS
2006: NSCAA National High School Player of the Year; National High School Coaches Association Boys Soccer Senior Athlete of the Year
2005, 2006: NSCAA High School All-American

Personal
Majoring in Marketing

Club/National Team
Played for Chicago Magic
2011: Played for Des Moines Menace (PDL)

 

Dom Dwyer

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-9

WEIGHT
180

DATE OF BIRTH

HOMETOWN
London, England

CITIZENSHIP
United Kingdom

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UCLA               21                              16            2
2010          Tyler JC             21                               37           5
2009          Tyler JC             21                               15           

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Semifinalist, NSCAA All-American Second Team; College Soccer News All-American Second Team; Soccer America MVPs First Team; Big East Conference Offensive Player of the Year; led Big East Conference in goals
2010: Named NJCAA National Player of the Year in second season at Tyler (Texas) JC; named First Team NJCAA All-American

  • Tyler won national junior college championship both years, and went undefeated over their 42 games (41-0-1) in that time
 

Chris Estridge

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
160

DATE OF BIRTH
09/21/1989

HOMETOWN
Indianapolis, Ind.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

COLLEGIATE RECORD

 

YR            SCHOOL                    GP            GS            G            A
2011            Indiana                     22              22             3            5
2010            Indiana                     20              18             0            1
2009            Wake Forest            19                0             2            0
2008            Wake Forest             7                 0             0            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American First Team; All-Big Ten Conference First Team

High School
Brownsburg HS (2008)
2007: Indianapolis Star Player of the Year

Ethan Finlay

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-9

WEIGHT
160

DATE OF BIRTH
09/06/1990

HOMETOWN
Marshfield, Wis.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            Creighton            24            24            14            6
2010            Creighton            20            20            15            4
2009            Creighton            16            16            8            3
2008            Creighton            19            19            6            4

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
M.A.C. Hermann Trophy finalist
2011: NSCAA All-American First Team; College Soccer News All-American First Team; 13th in NCAA Division I in goals
2010, 2011: Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year
2009, 2010, 2011: All-Missouri Valley Conference First Team

  • Finished collegiate career fifth all-time at Creighton with 43 goals; sixth with 103 points

High School
Marshfield HS (2007)

  • Set school record with 98 goals and 59 assists
  • Also served as placekicker for football team

Personal
Majoring in Finance
Born in Duluth, Minn.

Club/National Team
Played for FC Milwaukee

  • Father played college hockey at University of North Dakota
 

Evans Frimpong

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-8

WEIGHT
141

DATE OF BIRTH
08/08/1989

HOMETOWN
Accra, Ghana

CITIZENSHIP
Ghana

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                            GP           GS            G            A
2011            Delaware                          21            20            12            5
2010            Delaware                          17            17            3             1
2009            Texas-Brownsville            18            18            8             13

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Semifinalist; NSCAA All-American Second Team; Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Year

Personal
Majoring in Sociology

 

 

Gienir Garcia

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
159

DATE OF BIRTH
10/08/1989

HOMETOWN
Zacatepec, Morelos

CITIZENSHIP
Mexico

 

CAREER RECORD

YR                CLUB                               GP            GS            G            A
2011-12       Cruz Azul Hidalgo              2                0              0            0
2010-11       Cruz Azul                           1                0               0           0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Played Crul Azul Hidalgo in the Primera “B” (second level) in 2011-12
  • Made his FMF Primera Division debut July 3, 2010
  • Started two games for Cruz Azul in the 2010/11 CONCACAF Champions League
  • Scored in Cruz Azul’s 6-0 win vs. San Francisco FC (Panamá) in CCL, Aug. 2, 2010.

 

 

Rafael Garcia

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-6

WEIGHT
150

DATE OF BIRTH
12/19/1988

HOMETOWN
Canoga Park, Calif.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR                SCHOOL                         GP            GS            G            A
2011            Cal St Northridge            13            13            2            0
2010            Cal St Northridge            17            17            2            6
2009            Cal St Northridge            20            20            0            1
2008            Cal St Northridge            1                 1            0            0
2007            Cal St Northridge            17            14            2            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Big West Conference First Team; missed first six matches to knee injury
2008: Suffered season-ending injury in opening game

High School
Canoga Park HS (2006)

Personal
Majoring in Sociology

 

 

Sam Garza

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
160

DATE OF BIRTH
10/17/1989

HOMETOWN
Highland Village, TX

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UCSB               23            22               8            4
2010            UCSB               21            19               9            6
2008            Denver            19             14                4            4

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010: Big West Conference Co-Offensive Player of the Year; All-Big West Conference First Team … Transferred from the University of Denver
2009: Missed season due to injury
2008: Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Newcomer of the Year

High School
Edward S. Marcus HS (2008)
2008: NSCAA High School All-American
2007-08: Texas Gatorade Player of the Year

  • Led school to back-to-back Texas state high school championships (5A)

Personal
Majoring in Sociology

Club/National Team

2009: Appeared in CONCACAF qualifying with U.S. U-20 national team.

  • Missed out on FIFA U-20 World Cup due to injury

2005-07: Played with Region III 89 ODP team

  • Played for Dallas Comets SC 90 and Dallas Solar SC 90

 

 

Bryan Gaul

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
6-5

WEIGHT
202

DATE OF BIRTH
08/10/1989

HOMETOWN
Naperville, Ill.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            Bradley            23            23            11            4
2010            Bradley            22            21            12            4
2009            Bradley            18            18            3            4
2008            Bradley            20            17            5            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-Midwest Region; All- Missouri Valley Conference; second in Missouri Valley Conference in scoring
2010: All-Missouri Valley Conference in first year as forward. Began collegiate career as midfielder, then moving to fullback

High School
Neuqua Valley HS (2007)
2007: Nominee for Gatorade Player of the Year

Personal
Majoring in Communications (Advertising)

  • Younger sister Alexa is a goalkeeper at the University of Texas and U.S. U-23 international

Club/National Team
Chicago Magic
2006: Won Super-Y League national championship

 

Kevan George

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
170

DATE OF BIRTH
01/30/1990

HOMETOWN
Roxborough, Trinidad

CITIZENSHIP
Trinidad and Tobago

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UCF                   21            21            2            7
2010            UCF                   20            20            0            4
2009            UCF                  13            13            0            3
2008            UCF                  19            19            4            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2008, 2010, 2011: All-Conference USA First Team

High School
Decatur HS (Decatur, Ga.)

Personal
Majoring in Business Management

Club/National Team
Played for Concorde Fire

 

Yuri Gorentzvaig

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
178

DATE OF BIRTH
06/26/1990

HOMETOWN
São Paulo, Brazil

CITIZENSHIP
Brazil

 

CAREER RECORD

YR               CLUB                       GP            GS            G            A
2011            Flamengo SP            5                4              0            0
2010-11       SC Corinthians         
2009            Santos FC                
2007            Nacional FC           
2005            São Paulo FC
2004            Pequeninos do Joquel
2003-04       Pão do Açucar
2001-02       São Paulo FC

2011: Played in Paulista A3 with Flamengo
2010: Named Best Player of Nike SP Cup
2010: Selected to Nike Cup “Achance” – six players
chosen from a group of 6,000 competitors in Brazil to
attend the final tournament in England

 

Michael Green

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-10

WEIGHT
175

DATE OF BIRTH
12/25/1989

HOMETOWN
Strongsville, Ohio

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                  GP            GS          G            A
2011            New Mexico            22            22            2            4
2010            New Mexico            20            20            2            3
2009            New Mexico            20            17            5            4
2008            New Mexico            19            8              2            3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010: All-Mountain Pacific Sports Federation First Team

High School
Strongsville HS (2007)
2007: NSCAA High School All-American; Ohio Player of the Year; The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer Player of the Year

Personal
Majoring in Sociology

Club/National Team
2008: Played in Milk Cup with U.S. U-20 national team
Played with Columbus Crew Academy and Cleveland Soccer Academy

 

Matt Hedges

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-4

WEIGHT
185

DATE OF BIRTH
04/01/1990

HOMETOWN
Carmel, Ind.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                      GP            GS            G            A
2011            North Carolina            26            26               6            1
2010            Butler                          20            20               5            2
2009            Butler                          19            19               5            2
2008            Butler                          20            20               2            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American First Team; College Soccer News All-American First Team
2009, 2010: Horizon League Defensive Player of the Year; All-Horizon League First Team
2010: NSCAA All-American Second Team

High School
Carmel HS (2007)

Personal
Majoring in Economics

Club/National Team
Played for Indy Burn

 

Chandler Hoffman

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
160

DATE OF BIRTH
08/17/1990

HOMETOWN
Birmingham, Ala.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UCLA                 24            24            18            6
2010            UCLA                 11            6                6            1
2009            UCLA                 19            15              5            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Semifinalist; finished tied for fourth in NCAA Division I in goals and points; Soccer America First Team All-American; NSCAA Division  I Third Team All-American; All Pac-12 Conference First Team
2010: Missed first half of season with leg fracture

High School
Oak Mountain HS (2009)
2008: NSCAA/adidas High School All-American; Alabama Player of the Year

  • Scored 121 goals in high school (third-most in Alabama state history)

Personal
Majoring in Communication Studies

  • Valedictorian of his high school class

Club/National Team
2009: Played for Panama City Pirates in PDL
2004-07: Played for Georgia state ODP team
Played for Birmingham United club team

 

Luke Holmes

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-7

WEIGHT
150

DATE OF BIRTH
03/11/1990

HOMETOWN
Oldham, England

CITIZENSHIP
United Kingdom

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                                GP            GS            G            A
2011            Akron                                   16            11                5            8
2010            Notre Dame College            24            23             24            10
2009            Notre Dame College            22            22             29            6
2008            Notre Dame College            20            18             17            8

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Mid American Conference first team
Transferred from Notre Dame College (Ohio)
2010: NAIA National Player of the Year
2009, 2010: American Midwest Conference Player of the Year
2009: NSCAA All-America Second Team

High School
Our Lady’s R.C. HS, London (2006)

Personal
Majoring in Business Management

Club/National Team
Played in Manchester City FC youth academy (1997-2001)
Chaddy End Boys youth academy (2001-03)
North End Boys youth academy (2003-05)
Bury FC youth team (2006-08)
Played for PDL Forest City London in 2010 (14 G, 4 A)

 

Antoine Hoppenot

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-8

WEIGHT
145

DATE OF BIRTH
11/23/1990

HOMETOWN
Princeton, N.J.

CITIZENSHIP
USA/France

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            Princeton            17            17            4             6
2010            Princeton            18            18            9             5
2009            Princeton            17            15            10           2
2008            Princeton            17            16            3             2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2009, 2010, 2011: All-Ivy League First Team
2010: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Semifinalist; Ivy League Player of the Year; NSCAA All-American Second Team

High School
Princeton Day School (2008)
Scored 21 goals in his senior year

Personal
Majoring in Sociology

Club/National Team
Played for Princeton Union 90

 

Miguel Ibarra

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-7

WEIGHT
135

DATE OF BIRTH
03/15/1990

HOMETOWN
Lancaster, Calif.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                 GP            GS            G            A
2011            UC Irvine               23              23            9            8
2010            UC Irvine               20              20            1            10
2009            Taft College           25              25            14          10
2008            Taft College           24              24            10          12

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA First Team All-American; College Soccer News First Team All-American; All-Big West First Team; Big West Co-Offensive Player of the Year; Soccer America MVPs Second Team
2009: NSCAA Second Team All-American at Taft College

High School
Lancaster HS (2008)

Personal
Majoring in Social Ecology

Club/National Team
2008: Played for Lancaster Rattlers (PDL)

 

Arthur Ivo

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-9

WEIGHT
166

DATE OF BIRTH
10/27/1989

HOMETOWN
Bragança Paulista, Brazil

CITIZENSHIP
Brazil / Portugal

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            SMU                 20            18              10          10
2010            SMU                 20             6               10            5
2009            SMU                 13             6                 1            2
2008            SMU                 18             8                 3            3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010, 2011: All-Conference USA First Team; NSCAA All-Midwest Region First Team
2010: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Semifinalist; NSCAA All-American Second Team; Conference USA Co-Most Valuable Player; Conference USA Co-Offensive Player of the Year

2008: Conference USA All-Freshman Team

High School
Oakridge School (2008; Arlington, Texas)
2007, 2008: Texas Private School Player of the Year
Also played football in high school

Personal
PRONOUNCED: ar-TOOR EE-vo

Club/National Team
Played for Dallas Texans ‘90

 

Evan James

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
161

DATE OF BIRTH
06/19/1990

HOMETOWN
Mississauga, Ont.

CITIZENSHIP
Canada

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            Charlotte            25            23            5            7
2010            Charlotte            19            10            4            4
2009            Charlotte            20            20            7            5
2008            Charlotte            19            11            8            3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Atlantic 10 Conference First Team; NSCAA All-Mid-Atlantic Region First Team
2009: All-Atlantic 10 Conference Second Team; NSCAA All-Mid-Atlantic Region Second Team

High School
Loyola Catholic Secondary (2008)

Club/National Team
Played for Oakville Gunners
Part of the Canadian youth national team program
Played for Ontario provinicial team

 

Andrew Jean-Baptiste

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
205

DATE OF BIRTH
06/16/1992

HOMETOWN
Brentwood, N.Y.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UConn              25            25               2             1
2010            UConn              20            20               1             1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: Big East Conference Defensive Player of the Year; All-Big East Conference First Team; NSCAA All- Northeast Region First Team
2010: Big East Conference All-Rookie Team

High School
Brentwood HS (2010)
2009: NSCAA/adidas High School All-American

Club/National Team
Played for U.S. U-20 national team

 

Greg Jordan

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
165

DATE OF BIRTH
04/05/1990

HOMETOWN
Naperville, Ill.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR                SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            Creighton            23            23            3            3
2010            Creighton            19            19            3            3
2009            Creighton             2              2             0            0
2008            Creighton            18            16            1            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American Second Team
2010, 2011: All-Missouri Valley Conference First Team
2009: Suffered torn ACL early in season

High School
Naperville Central HS (2007)

Personal
Majoring in Marketing

Club/National Team
Played for Sockers FC
2006: Attended U.S. U-17 national team camp

 

Hunter Jumper

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
175

DATE OF BIRTH
02/28/1989

HOMETOWN
Plano, Texas

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP          GS          G            A
2011            Virginia            17            17            2            4
2010            Virginia            19            19            1            0
2009            Virginia            24            24            1            4
2008            Virginia            19            19            1            5

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-South Atlantic Region Second Team

High School
Green Hill School (2008)
2007: NSCAA High School All-American

Club/National Team
Played for U.S. U-17 and U-19 national team
Played for Solar Soccer Club

 

James Kiffe

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
180

DATE OF BIRTH
01/24/1989

HOMETOWN
Santa Barbara, Calif.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UCSB                22            21             2             6
2010            UCSB                20            12             1            4
2009            UCSB                  3             0              0            1
2007            Santa Barbara CC                              9           14

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Far West First Team; Big West Conference Defender of the Year

High School
San Marcos HS (2007)
2006: All-CIF
Played four years at varsity level; scored 53 goals with 32 assists

Personal
Majoring in Political Science

Club/National Team
Played for Santa Barbara SC

 

Brendan King

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
160

DATE OF BIRTH
02/25/1990

HOMETOWN
Naperville, Ill.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                  GP            GS            G            A
2011            Notre Dame            18            10              1            2
2010            Notre Dame            20            20             3            6
2009            Notre Dame            22            9               0            3
2008            Notre Dame            21            0               2            3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
Three-time monogram winner at Notre Dame

High School
Edison Academic Center (2007; Bradenton, Fla.)
2006, 2007: NSCAA All-American, Parade Magazine All-American

Personal
Majoring in Political Science and Spanish

Club/National Team
2007: Played for USA in FIFA U-17 World Cup
2008: Won North American championship with Chicago Fire Super-20 team
Played for Chicago Magic

 

Calum Mallace

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
175

DATE OF BIRTH
01/10/1990

HOMETOWN
Torphichen, Scotland

CITIZENSHIP
USA/United Kingdom

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                GP           GS          G            A
2011            Marquette            16            16            3            6
2010            Marquette            19            18            6            6
2009            Marquette            17            16            3            0
2008            Marquette            17            12            1            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: Big East Conference Midfielder of the Year; All-Big East Conference First Team; College Soccer News All-American Second Team

High School
Henry Sibley HS (2007; Mendota Heights, Minn.)
Five-year starter in high school, beginning in eighth grade
2006, 2007: Minnesota Class AA All-State selection

Personal
Majoring in Broadcasting
Became a dual citizen of the USA and Scotland in 2011
Brother Craig played for the Minnesota Thunder in the USL First Division

Club/National Team
2009; 2011: Played for Chicago Fire PDL; also played for Chicago Fire Super-20s
Played for Woodbury Predators

 

Enzo Martinez

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-7

WEIGHT
145

DATE OF BIRTH
09/29/1990

HOMETOWN
Rock Hill, S.C.

CITIZENSHIP
Uruguay

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR                  SCHOOL                GP            GS            G            A
2011            North Carolina            26            25             9            11
2010            North Carolina            24            22            10            5
2009            North Carolina            22            6                3            4

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA First Team All-American
2010: NSCAA Third Team All-American; All-Atlantic Coast Conference Second Team

High School
Northwestern HS (2009)
2008: Parade All-American

  • Four-time South Carolina state player of the year

Club/National Team
Played for Discoveries Soccer Club

 

Darren Mattocks

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
6-0           

WEIGHT
165           

DATE OF BIRTH
09/02/1990

HOMETOWN
Portmore, Jamaica

CITIZENSHIP
Jamaica

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011          Akron                  22             22             21           4
2010          Akron                  25             24             18           5
 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Semifinalist; Mid-American Conference Player of the Year; All-Mid-American Conference First Team; Soccer America MVPs First Team
2010, 2011: All-Mid-American Conference First Team
2010: Mid-American Conference Newcomer of the Year; third nationally in NCAA Division I in goals (second among freshmen)

High School
Bridgeport HS

  • All-time leading scorer at Bridgeport HS (54 goals, 25 assists)

Personal
Majoring in Marketing Management

Club/National Team
Member of Jamaican U-23 national team pool
Played for Waterhouse FC in Jamaica

 

Aaron Maund

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-1

WEIGHT
185

DATE OF BIRTH
09/19/1990

HOMETOWN
Dorchester, Mass.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                   GP            GS         G            A
2011            Notre Dame            18            18            0            2
2010            Notre Dame            20            20            1            2
2009            Notre Dame            18            18            1            0
2008            Notre Dame            21            21            0            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Big East Conference First Team; NSCAA All- Great Lakes Region First Team

High School
The Roxbury Latin School (2008)
Two-time All-State in Massachusetts
Also earned high school letters in lacrosse and track and field

Personal
Majoring in IT management

Club/National Team
2009: Played for the USA in the FIFA Under-20 World Cup
2007: Played for Trinidad & Tobago in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup
Played for FC Greater Boston

 

Ryan Meara

POSITION
Goalkeeper

HEIGHT
6-4

WEIGHT
185

DATE OF BIRTH
11/15/1990

HOMETOWN
Crestwood, N.Y.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL              GP          GS           GA          ShO
2011            Fordham            18            18            12            10
2010            Fordham            18            18            15            6
2009            Fordham            19            19            20            7
2008            Fordham            19            19            19            8

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: Atlantic 10 Conference Defensive Player of the Year; All-Atlantic 10 Conference First Team; 11th in NCAA Division I in goals against average (0.65)

High School
Fordham Prep (2008)

Personal
Majoring in Business Administration

Club/National Team
2010: Played for Ironbound Express (PDL); named Premier Development League Goalkeeper of the Year
Played for Yonkers United

PRONOUNCED: mare-uh

 

Tommy Meyer

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
175

DATE OF BIRTH
03/20/1990

HOMETOWN
St. Louis, Mo.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL          GP            GS          G            A
2011            Indiana            22            22            0            7
2010            Indiana            19            19            0            2
2009            Indiana            22            22            0            1
2008            Indiana            18            16            0            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Big Ten Conference First Team; second in Big Ten Conference with 7 assists

High School
SLUH (2008; St. Louis)
2006, 2007: NSCAA/adidas All-American

Personal
Majoring in Business

Club/National Team
2007: Played on the U.S. team in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in South Korea
Spent one year in the U.S. Soccer residency program

 

Luckymore Mkosana

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-9

WEIGHT
169

DATE OF BIRTH
09/30/1987

HOMETOWN
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

CITIZENSHIP
ZImbabwe

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL                GP           GS            G            A
2011            Dartmouth            17            16            10            1
2010            Dartmouth            20            20            5              3
2009            Dartmouth            18            15            8              4
2008            Dartmouth            18            17            11            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: Ivy League Player of the Year
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011: All-Ivy League First Team
2008: Soccer America Freshman All-America First Team; College Soccer News Freshman All-America First Team; Ivy League Rookie of the Year
Became Dartmouth’s all-time career leader with 34 career goals, breaking a record that had stood since 1953

High School
Kimball Union (2007; N.H.)

 

Jhojan Obando

POSITION
Goalkeeper

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
170

DATE OF BIRTH
01/11/1989

HOMETOWN
Kissimmee, Fla.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR                SCHOOL                  GP            GS            GA            ShO
2011            Providence                 20            19               26               7
2010            Providence                 22            22               24               6
2009            Providence                  2              1                 0                0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2008: Missed season due to injury
2007: Did not play in freshman season

High School
Freedom HS (2007)

Personal
Majoring in Health Policy and Management

Club/National Team
Played for CFU Strikers

 

Karo Okiomah

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
185

DATE OF BIRTH
09/12/1989

HOMETOWN
Austin, Texas

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL             GP          GS            G            A
2011            High Point            20            19             7             3
2011            High Point            16            14            12            2
2011            High Point            16            14             5             4
2011            High Point            16            11             5             1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010: Big South Conference Player of the Year; All-Big South Conference First Team
Finished second all-time in school history with 29 goals scored

High School
Hendrickson-Pflugerville (Texas)
Four-year letterman in high school

Personal
Majoring in Management Information Systems
Brother, Fejiro, also plays soccer at High Point

Club/National Team
Played for Lonestar Soccer Club

 

Brian Ownby

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
160

DATE OF BIRTH
07/16/1990

HOMETOWN
Glen Allen, Va.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP          GS           G           A
2011            Virginia            18            12            6            2
2010            Virginia            20            18            7            3
2009            Virginia            15             6             3            1
2008            Virginia            19            14            5            4

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Atlantic Coast Conference Second Team; NSCAA All-South Atlantic Region Third Team
2010: All-Atlantic Coast Conference First Team
2008: All-Atlantic Coast Conference Freshman Team; Soccer America All-Freshman Second Team

High School
Deep Run HS (2008)
2007: Virginia state player of the year, selected by Virginia High School Coaches Association; scored 19 goals with 15 assists

Personal

Club/National Team
2009: Played for USA in FIFA U-20 World Cup
2007: Alternate for U.S. team for FIFA U-17 World Cup
Played for Richmond Strikers

 

Aldo Paniagua

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
183

DATE OF BIRTH
12/07/1989

HOMETOWN
Independencia, Paraguay

CITIZENSHIP
Paraguay

 

CAREER RECORD

YR              CLUB                                      GP            GS            G            A
2011-12      General Caballero ZC              15            15              1            0
2010-11      Club Nacional Asunción           13            8                0            0
2009-10     12 de Octubre (Itaugua)            29            26              1            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Played three matches in Copa Libertadores in 2009 with Nacional
  • Started his professional career with General Caballero before moving to 12 de Octubre, returning to his formation club for the 2011-12 season

Club/National Team

  • Played for Paraguay U-20 national team in 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup
  • Appeared against Egypt and Trinidad & Tobago, scoring in the game vs. Egypt on Sept. 28
 

Aubrey Perry

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
5-9

WEIGHT
150

DATE OF BIRTH
01/20/1991

HOMETOWN
Ocoee, Fla.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            USF                  21             21             0             1
2010            USF                  18            18              0            0
2009            USF                  21            21              0            0
2008            USF                  23                              0            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Big East Conference Third Team
Became USF’s all-time leader in games played and games started

High School
Edison Academic Center (Bradenton, Fla.)

Personal
Attending USF Honors College

Club/National Team
Member of the U.S. Soccer residency program
Played for U.S. national team at U-17 and U-20 levels
Played for Ajax America club team

 

Tyler Polak

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
5-8

WEIGHT
150

DATE OF BIRTH
05/13/1992

HOMETOWN
Lincoln, Neb.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011         Creighton            24              24            1            5
2010         Creighton            20              20            2            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010, 2011: NSCAA All-Midwest First Team
2010: Missouri Valley Conference Freshman of the Year;

High School
Bradenton (Fla.) Prep Academy (2009)
2008, 2009: NSCAA Youth All-American
2009: Parade All-American

  • Attended Pius X (Lincoln, Neb.) for his freshman year; named All-State in Class B (only freshman listed)

Personal
Brother Aaron was All-American at Hastings (Neb.) College

Club/National Team

  • Played every minute for the USA in the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Nigeria, after playing every minute in CONCACAF qualifying
  • Member of U.S. U-20 national team pool
  • Played for Chicago Fire Premier PDL in 2011
  • Played club soccer for Capital Soccer Association in Lincoln
 

Alec Purdie

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-10

WEIGHT
165

DATE OF BIRTH
11/24/1988

HOMETOWN
Elkhart, Ind.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            Indiana             22              22             8            5
2010            Indiana             20               8              3            5
2009            Indiana             18               5              1            0
2008            Indiana               3               0              0            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Big Ten Conference First Team

High School
Elkhart Central HS (2007)
2006: NSCAA High School All-American; led state of Indiana in scoring with 38 goals, 21 assists

Personal
Majoring in broadcast sports communication

Club/National Team
Played for Carmel Cosmos
2007: Played for Indiana Invaders (PDL)

 

Charles Rodriguez

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
183

DATE OF BIRTH
04/06/1990

HOMETOWN
Franklin, Tenn.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL          GP           GS           G            A
2011            Charlotte            25            24            1            1
2010            Charlotte            19            19            3            2
2009            Charlotte            20            20            2            0
2008            Charlotte            19            19            0            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American First Team
2011, 2010: All- Atlantic 10 Conference First Team; All-Mid-Atlantic Region First Team
2010: Atlantic 10 Conference Defensive Player of the Year

High School
Father Ryan HS (2008)
Two-time All-State in Tennessee

Club/National Team
Played for Tennessee Futbol Club

 

Colin Rolfe

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
175

DATE OF BIRTH
02/15/1990

HOMETOWN
Canton, Mich.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL              GP            GS            G            A
2011            Louisville            23            21              9            10
2010            Louisville            24            24              9             7
2009            Louisville            20            19             10            2
2008            Louisville            20            15              5             2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-Great Lakes First Team
2010: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Finalist; Soccer America First Team; College Soccer News All-American First Team
2009, 2010: All-Big East Conference First Team
2009, 2010: NSCAA All-American First Team
Finished collegiate career third in school history in goals and points, second in assists

High School
Plymouth HS (2008)
Also played ice hockey his senior year

Personal
Majoring in Communications

Club/National Team
Played for Michigan Wolves

 

Andy Rose

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-2

WEIGHT
170

DATE OF BIRTH
02/13/1990

HOMETOWN
Bristol, England

CITIZENSHIP
United Kingdom

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UCLA                24            24              2            3
2010            UCLA                22            22              1            4
2009            UCLA                15            10              0            1
2008            UCLA                20            17              2            3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010, 2011: All-Pac-10 Conference First Team

High School
Wycliffe College

Personal
Majoring in Sociology

Club/National Team
Part of youth system at Bristol City FC; captained U-16 and U-18 teams
Born in Melbourne, Australia

 

Kelyn Rowe

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-8

WEIGHT
150

DATE OF BIRTH
12/02/1991

HOMETOWN
Federal Way, Wash.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G            A
2011            UCLA                24            18              6            10
2010            UCLA                22            21              7            10

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: Pac-12 Conference Player of the Year; All- Pac-12 Conference First Team; Soccer America Second Team All-American; College Soccer News Second Team All-American; eighth in NCAA Division I in assists
2010: Pac-12 Conference Freshman of the Year; NSCAA Third Team All-American

High School
Federal Way HS (2010)
2010: Washington Class 4A Player of the Year

  • Played in freshman and senior years

Personal

  • Four-time all-league selection as kicker for high school football team
  • Older sister Bree played soccer at Univ. of Oregon (2007-10)

Club/National Team
2011: Called into camp with U.S. U-23 national team; Started for U.S. national team in CONCACAF U-20 qualifying

  • Also represented U.S. at U-18 level
 

Brian Rowe

POSITION
Goalkeeper

HEIGHT
6-1

WEIGHT
185

DATE OF BIRTH
11/16/1988

HOMETOWN
Eugene, Ore.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS          GA         ShO
2011            UCLA                22            22            17          12
2010            UCLA                22            22            24           8
2009            UCLA                7              5              5             1
2008            UCLA                2              0              1             0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American Second Team; All-Pac-10 Conference First Team
Led Pac-10 in goals against average (0.75); 19th in NCAA Division I

High School
South Eugene HS (2007)
2006: All-State in Oregon; honorable mention All-State as placekicker on football team

Personal
Majoring in Psychology

Club/National Team
Played at OUSA

 

Lance Rozeboom

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-1

WEIGHT
170

DATE OF BIRTH
05/31/1989

HOMETOWN
Walker, Iowa

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL               GP           GS           G            A
2011            New Mexico            22            22            3            2
2010            New Mexico            20            20            2            2
2009            New Mexico            20            20            1            1
2008            New Mexico            16            6              0            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American Second Team; All-Mountain Pacific Sports Federation First Team

High School
Xavier HS (2007; Cedar Rapids, Iowa)
Did not play high school soccer

Personal
Majoring in Biology

Club/National Team
2007: Played for Des Moines Menace (PDL)
Played for Cedar River Soccer Association
Played on Region II ODP team from 2002-07

PRONOUNCED: ROSE-boom

 

Patrick Sigler

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
6-4

WEIGHT
190

DATE OF BIRTH
4/21/1989

HOMETOWN
Windsor, Calif.

CITIZENSHIP
USA/Mexico

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL                 GP            GS          G            A
2011            Cal Poly SLO            18            18            2            0
2010            Cal Poly SLO            18            18            1            0
2009            Cal Poly SLO            20            20            2            2
2008            Cal Poly SLO            23            23            5            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2008, 2010, 2011: All-Big West First Team
2008: Co-Big West Freshman of the Year

High School
Cardinal Newman HS (2006; Santa Rosa, Calif.)
2005: California Gatorade Player of the Year

Personal
Majoring in Wine and Viticulture

Club/National Team
Played at Santa Rosa United
2008: Invited to U.S. U-20 national team camp

 

Luis Silva

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
163

DATE OF BIRTH
10/12/1988

HOMETOWN
Los Angeles, Calif.

CITIZENSHIP
USA/Mexico

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL         GP           GS            G            A
2011            UCSB            22            22            17            10
2010            UCSB            22            16            6              4
2009            UCSB            23            23            4              5
2008            UCSB            21            18            1              4

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-American First Team; College Soccer News All-American First Team; Big West Conference Midfielder of the Year
Third in NCAA Division I with 44 points
2011, 2010, 2009: All-Big West Conference First Team
Tied for sixth all-time in goals at UCSB; fourth in points all-time

High School
Bishop Salesian HS
Two-time All-CIF selection

Club/National Team
Played two seasons with Chivas USA U-19
Played two years with Pateadores

 

Shawn Singh

POSITION
Defender

HEIGHT
5-9

WEIGHT
145

DATE OF BIRTH
05/05/1989

HOMETOWN
Bakersfield, Calif.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP            GS            G           A
2011            UCLA                24             22            1            5
2010            UCLA                20            19             1            3
2009            UCLA                17            15             1            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010: All Pac-10 Conference Second Team

High School
Garces Memorial HS
2008: Led CIF Central Section with 18 assists

Personal
Majoring in Economics
Walked on after 2008 season at UCLA

Club/National Team
Played for Bakersfield Gunners
2007: Played for Bakersfield Brigade (PDL)

 

Babayele Sodade

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
6-3

WEIGHT
195

DATE OF BIRTH
07/26/1990

HOMETOWN
Windsor, Ont.

CITIZENSHIP
Canada/USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP           GS            G            A
2011            UAB                  21            21            13            5
2010            UAB                 18            18              9            2
2009            UAB                 18            17              7            4
2008            UAB                 16            1                0            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Conference USA First Team
2011, 2010: NSCAA All-Midwest Region Second Team

High School
Holy Names HS (2008)

  • Named first-team all-city in 2006, 2008
  • Also played football and basketball

Personal

Club/National Team
Played for Windsor Nationals FC
2010: Invited to Canadian Olympic team camp

 

Casey Townsend

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
161

DATE OF BIRTH
07/07/1989

HOMETOWN
Traverse City, Mich.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL           GP          GS            G            A
2011            Maryland            21            21            17           2
2010            Maryland            23            23            9             5
2009            Maryland            15            15            6             1
2008            Maryland            26            24            11            4

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Semifinalist; NSCAA All-American First Team
2010, 2011: All-Atlantic Coast Conference First Team
Ended collegiate career with 43 goals, third-most in Maryland history

High School
Traverse City West HS (2007)
Three-time Parade All-American
Scored 105 goals, second most all-time in Michigan Class A/Division I

Personal
Enrolled in letters and sciences

Club/National Team
Played for Vardar Soccer Club
U.S. youth international since 2006

 

Benjamin Ubierna

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
6-1

WEIGHT
163

DATE OF BIRTH
11/22/1991

HOMETOWN
Lima, Peru

CITIZENSHIP
Peru

 

CAREER RECORD

YR            CLUB                                   GP            GS            G            A
2011       Universidad San Martin            5                              0             0
2010       Universidad San Martin           1                               0            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Started with Universidad San Martin, where he played in the reserve division in 2010
  • Made his senior team debut Dec. 6, 2010, against Alianza Lima
  • Played one match in Copa Libertadores with Universidad San Martin
  • Developed in the youth system of Esther Grande de Bentín
  • Born in Buenos Aires

National Team

  • Played in South American U-20 championship for Peru, appearing in three matches
  • Made his debut for Peru U-20 national team in a friendly vs Chile, Dec. 28, 2010
 

Kirk Urso

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
175

DATE OF BIRTH
03/06/1990

HOMETOWN
Lombard, Ill.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL                   GP           GS           G           A
2011            North Carolina            26            24            3            7
2010            North Carolina            24            23            5            5
2009            North Carolina            22            22            4            6
2008            North Carolina            19            11            3            6

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-South Region First Team
2008: Soccer America Freshman All-America

High School
Attended Edison Academic Center (Bradenton, Fla.) while at the U.S. Soccer residency program
2007: Parade All-American
2006: NSCAA/adidas Youth All-America

Personal
Majoring in Economics

Club/National Team
2007: Played for USA in FIFA U-17 World Cup
Played for Chicago Sockers FC
Played with Region II ODP team since 2004

 

Kenney Walker

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-9

WEIGHT
175

DATE OF BIRTH
12/23/1988

HOMETOWN
Wickliffe, Ohio

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD
YR              SCHOOL            GP          GS           G            A
2011            Louisville            23            23            5            6
2010            Louisville            21            19            2            7
2009            Louisville            18            18            2            5
2007            Louisville            22            20            0            1

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Big East Conference Second Team
2008: Redshirted with an injury

High School
Wickliffe HS (2007)
NSCAA All-American his freshman, junior and senior years

Club/National Team
Played on the U.S. national team at U-15 and U-17 levels

 

Tony Walls

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-11

WEIGHT
185

DATE OF BIRTH
01/16/1990

HOMETOWN
Wauwatosa, Wis.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR               SCHOOL             GP           GS           G            A
2011            Green Bay            19            19            7            5
2010            Green Bay            18            18            7            4
2009            Green Bay            20            20            4            1
2008            Green Bay            17                            0            2

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: Horizon League Player of the Year
2009, 2010, 2011: All-Horizon League First Team
2009: NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region First Team
2010, 2011: NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region Third Team
2008: Horizon League Newcomer of the Year

High School
Wauwatosa East HS (2008)
Played every minute of all three varsity seasons

Personal
Was a member of the Green Bay basketball team in 2008-09

Club/National Team
Played with FC Milwaukee
2007: Invited to camp for U.S. team for FIFA U-17 World Cup

 

Andrew Wenger

POSITION
Forward

HEIGHT
6-0

WEIGHT
185

DATE OF BIRTH
12/25/1990

HOMETOWN
Lititz, Pa.

CITIZENSHIP
USA

 

COLLEGIATE RECORD

YR            SCHOOL            GP           GS            G           A
2011            Duke                 22            22            17           8
2010            Duke                 20            20             0            2
2009            Duke                 21            21             4            3

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Finalist; ranked sixth in NCAA Division I in goals and fourth in total points; moved to forward after playing two seasons in central defense
2010: NSCAA First Team All-American; College Soccer News First Team All-American
2009, 2010, 2011: All-Atlantic Coast Conference First Team
2011: Atlantic Coast Conference Offensive Player of the Year
2010: Atlantic Coast Conference Defensive Player of the Year
2009: Atlantic Coast Conference Rookie of the Year

High School
Warwick HS (2008)
2008: NSCAA National Player of the Year; Pennsylvania State Player of the Year
2007, 2008: Named All-State in Pennsylvania

Club/National Team
2008: Selected to U.S. U-20 national team
2007: Played for U.S. U-17 national team
Played for ODP Region I team

 

Kohei Yamada

POSITION
Midfielder

HEIGHT
5-8

WEIGHT
143

DATE OF BIRTH
01/08/1989

HOMETOWN
Hyogo, Japan

CITIZENSHIP
Japan

 

CAREER RECORD

YR               CLUB                     GP            GS            G            A
2011      Thespa Kusatsu            16              2              0            0
2010      Thespa Kusatsu            18              6              0            0

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Made professional debut with Thespa Kusatsu (J.League 2) on March 3, 2010 v. Tokushima Vortis
  • Played in the youth system at Cerezo Osaka (J.League)
  • Won national championship at Yasu High School, when he was a starter as a freshman at striker.
  • Won the Golden Boot in the 2006 All-Japan national high school tournament with 8 goals
  • Played two seasons for Osaka Univ. of Economics, and was named FirstTeam in the Kansai Conference as well as a member of the Japan University Football Association Kansai Regional Select Team.