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. Re-signed through 2022 with an option for 2023 on Feb. 9, 2021
Nerwinski is the second-longest tenured Vancouver player behind midfielder Russell Teibert. In MLS play, he’s Vancouver’s all-time leader in blocks, recoveries, tackles won and duels won. He’s second in assists and interceptions.
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.