Player Details


Drew Beckie


6' 1"


161 lbs

Date of Birth

9.30.1990 (33)


Regina, SK Canada



Position Detail

Central Defender

Preferred Side



Career Summary


Chosen 28th overall by the Crew in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft.

2012: All-MPSF Second Team selection • started and played in 18 of the Pioneers 20 matches at right back • tallied seven points on two goals and three assists • fourth on the team in minutes with 1,634.  

2011: Selected to All-MPSF First Team • started all 19 matches • tallied nine points on four goals and an assist • recorded his first career two-goal game at Cal State Fullerton (9/23) • named DU's Most Valuable Player • netted the equalizer in a 2-2 tie at No. 14 Notre Dame (9/9) • knocked home the game-winning goal at Cal Poly (9/25) • represented Team Canada in Olympic qualifying games in March 2012.

2010: Started all 20 games for the Pioneers • scored the game-winning goal against Oral Roberts on Sept. 17 and tallied one assist for three points on the season • earned All-MPSF honorable mention.

2009: Started in 11 of 19 games this season, recording one assist against Belmont (Sep 13) • named to Duke Nike Classic All-Tournament Team.

High School: Named Colorado first team all-state and All-Centennial League selection • named the Centennial League Player of the Year.

Club Soccer/USSDA: Spent entire youth career playing for Real Colorado coached by Lorne Donaldson, Kevin Fickes and Neil Payne.

ODP/National Team Experience: U-17 Canadian National Team, 6 Caps (participating teams: United States, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, Costa Rica, Japan) • played at 2007 Copa Chivas in Guadalajara, Mexico (participating teams: UAG Tecos, Atletico Paranaense FC, FC Catolica, Japanese National Team, Santos FC), and 2007 CONCACAF Qualifying in Kingston, Jamaica • U-20 Canadian National Team Pool member and attended the Canadian U20 camp in January 2009 • Was a member of the Colorado ODP 90's State team and USYSA Region IV Team from 2005-07.

Personal: Born September 30, 1990 in Regina, Saskatchewan • son of Sheila and the late Gary Beckie • has three sisters Alysha, Jenelle and Janine • enjoys biking, reading, and watching the UEFA Champions League • volunteered with the Special Olympics Soccer and the local Soup Kitchen and participated in the Brown Robe Gala - Feed and Fundraiser for the less fortunate • was on Honor Roll three years running and was chosen Most Valuable Person his freshman year of high school • chose Denver because of its great location and potential for success • also considered Santa Clara, Virginia, Boston College, UC-Santa Barbara, UNC - Charlotte and was offered a spot in the Vancouver Whitecaps Residency Program • would like to one day become a professional soccer player or pursue a career in criminology or anthropology.