JJ Koval (San Jose Earthquakes) kicks the soccer ball against Philadelphia Union midfielder Michael Lahoud

San Jose Earthquakes waive midfielder JJ Koval

The San Jose Earthquakes announced Saturday that they had waived midfielder JJ Koval. The 23-year-old was the team's first-round pick in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft, and made 39 appearances (with 16 starts) over the past two seasons.