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A history of D.C. United's draft picks

All the picks from every draft in the club's history

Raul Diaz Arce

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The club will participate in its sixteenth College Draft/SuperDraft on Thursday in Baltimore. Below is a history of every pick the club has made in the SuperDraft as well as picks from other types of drafts.

1996 - INAUGURAL MLS DRAFT

  • Raul Diaz Arce (1st round/10th overall)
  • Shawn Medved (2/20)
  • Erik Imler (3/30)
  • Richie Williams (4/40)
  • Thor Lee (5/50)
  • Brian Kamler (6/60)
  • Mile Milovac (7/70)
  • Kris Kelderman (8/80)
  • Clint Peay (9/90)
  • Ben Crawley (10/100)
  • Said Fazlagic (11/110)
  • Daniel De Oliveira (12/120)
  • Matthew Olson (13/130)
  • Sterling Wescott (14/140)
  • Garth Lagerwey (15/150)
  • Carlos Garcia (16/160)

1996 - COLLEGE DRAFT

  • Eddie Pope (1st round/2nd overall)
  • Jesse Marsch (3/21)

1996 - SUPPLEMENTAL DRAFT

  • Mario Gori (1st round/8th overall)

1997 - COLLEGE DRAFT

  • Danny Care (1st round/10th overall)
  • Tom Presthus (2/20)
  • Brandon Leib (3/30)

1997 - SUPPLEMENTAL DRAFT

  • Carlos Llamosa (1st round/8th overall)
  • Gerson Echeverry (2/14)
  • Joey Thieman (3/30)

1998 - COLLEGE DRAFT

  • Carey Talley (2nd round/14th overall)

1998 - SUPPLEMENTAL DRAFT

  • Geoff Aunger (1st round/6th overall)
  • Danny Care (1/9)

1999 - COLLEGE DRAFT

  • Jason Moore (1st round/1st overall)
  • Keith Beach (2/17)
  • David Hayes (3/35)

2000 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Bobby Convey (1st round/12th overall)
  • Stephen Armstrong (2/13)
  • Eric Denton (2/19)
  • Sergio Salas (3/27)
  • Michael Burke (4/41)
  • Micah Cooks (5/60)

2001 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Mark Lisi (1st round/3rd overall)
  • Ryan Nelsen (1/4)
  • Santino Quaranta (1/8)
  • Bryan Namoff (2/15)
  • Craig Ziadie (3/28)
  • Caleb Norkus (5/50)
  • T.J. Hannig (6/62)

2002 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Justin Mapp (1st round/4th overall)
  • Daouda Kante (1/11)
  • Mike McGinty (2/24)
  • Mohamed Fahim (3/31)
  • Dennis Ludwig (4/40)
  • Bob Brennan (4/42)

2002 - ALLOCATION DRAFT

  • Nick Rimando (1st round/3rd overall)

2002 - DISPERSAL DRAFT

  • Lazo Alavanja (1st round/3rd overall)

2003 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Alecko Eskandarian (1st round/1st overall)
  • David Stokes (1/5)
  • Brian Carroll (2/11)
  • Doug Warren (2/14)
  • Hayden Woodworth (4/31)
  • John Swann (5/41)
  • Mike Behonick (6/51)

2004 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Freddy Adu (1st round/1st overall)
  • Kevin Ara (3/24)
  • Josh Gros (4/34)
  • Kevin Hudson (5/44)

2005 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Nick Van Sicklen (2nd round/19th overall)
  • Tim Merritt (4/48)

2005 - SUPPLEMENTAL DRAFT

  • Matt Nickell (1st round/12th overall)
  • Andrew Terris (3/36)
  • Shawn Kuykendall (4/48)

2006 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Justin Moose (1st round/7th overall)
  • Rod Dyachenko (3/31)
  • Jeff Carroll (4/39)
  • Kenney Bertz (4/47)

2006 - SUPPLEMENTAL DRAFT

  • Andy Metcalf (2nd round/19th overall)
  • Devon McTavish (4/43)

2007 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Bryan Arguez (1st round/11th overall)
  • Brad North (2/24)
  • Jay Needham (3/32)
  • Ricky Schramm (3/37)
  • Luis Robles (4/50)

2007 - SUPPLEMENTAL DRAFT

  • Shawn Crowe (1st round/11th overall)
  • Guy-Roland Kpene (3/37)

2008 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Andrew Jacobson (2nd round/24th overall)
  • Ryan Cordiero (3/33)
  • Tony Schmitz (4/52)

2008 - SUPPLEMENTAL DRAFT

  • Brandon Owens (1st round/10th overall)
  • Dan Stratford (2/24) James Thorpe (4/38)

2009 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Rodney Wallace (1st round/6th overall)
  • Chris Pontius (1/7)
  • Milos Kocic (2/21)
  • Lyle Adams (2/26)
  • Brandon Barklage (3/36)

2010 - SUPERDRAFT

  • Jordan Graye (4th round/55 overall)

2010 - RE-ENTRY DRAFT

  • Joseph Ngwenya (Stage 1)
  • Josh Wolff (Stage 2)