HOW ACQUIRED: Selected No. 3 overall in 2018 SuperDraft. Signed on Feb. 22, 2018.
Blackmon made his professional debut in LAFC's inaugural game, a 1-0 win over the Seattle Sounders and appeared in 10 matches, starting five. He also started a pair of U.S. Open Cup matches in 2018.
OUTSIDE MLS: Made eight appearances in a pair of loan spells with Phoenix Rising of the USL, including the final against Louisville City.
COLLEGE: The 2017 West Coast Defender of the Year was taken with the No. 3 overall pick out of the University of the Pacific, becoming the first player in school history to be selected in the MLS SuperDraft. In his four years with the Tigers, Blackmon appeared in 70 matches (68 starts), while tallying 16 goals and nine assists.