HOW ACQUIRED: Drafted No. 7 overall in 2017 SuperDraft. Signed to a one-year contract with options for 2018, 2019 and 2020 on February 9, 2017.
Nerwinski is a rugged and athletic right back who made 24 starts in 26 appearances in his second season with the Whitecaps, adding one assist.
COLLEGE: Nerwinski started 75 of his 81 games for UConn, tallying five goals and 17 assists. He wore the captain's armband his last two seasons in Storrs.