Thursday, December 10, 2009
Major League Soccer today announced the initial list of 62 college seniors from 44 Division I schools who have been invited to participate in the 2010 adidas MLS Player Combine.
DU was the only Colorado school to have a player invited to participate: Ft. Collins native Kris Banghart, a 6'1, 188lb defender who played at Ft. Collins HS.
2 other Colorado natives are also represented in the draft:
San Diego State's Nick Cardenas, a 6'5, 205lb defender who played at Horizon HS
University of Portland's Collen Warner, a 5'10, 155lb midfielder who played at Denver East HS.
The annual MLS player combine will be held at Central Broward Regional Park in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Jan. 8-12, 2010.
All 16 MLS teams will be in attendance to scout talent at the 2010 adidas MLS Player Combine, which concludes two days before the 2010 MLS SuperDraft.
The initial player list was determined by a select panel of Division I college coaches representing all conferences who nominated and voted for players in conjunction with MLS coaches.
2010 ADIDAS MLS PLAYER COMBINE LIST BY SCHOOL
California State University, Northridge
College of William & Mary
North Carolina State University
Old Dominion University
Penn State University
Saint Louis University
San Diego State University
St. John’s University
University of Alabama - Birmingham
University of California - Berkeley
University of California - Irvine
University of California – Los Angeles
University of California – Santa Barbara
University of Connecticut
University of Dayton
University of Denver
University of Hartford
University of Illinois – Chicago
University of Louisville
University of Maryland
University of Michigan
University of New Mexico
University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
University of Notre Dame
University of Portland
University of San Diego
University of San Francisco
University of Virginia
Wake Forest University
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Posted by Rapids Front Office at 8:52 AM