D.C. United Academy player honored

We received word early this morning that D.C. United Academy player Paul Torres has been named to the U-15/16 Academy Starting XI for his play in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy.  The midfielder helped United to a 16-8-6 record and second place finish in the Mid-Atlantic Conference at the U-16 level. 

The Starting XI were voted upon by the Development Academy coaches and National Team scouts. The full team follows:

U-15/16 Academy Starting XI
GK: Rafael Diaz – PDA
D: Zarek Valentin – IMG Soccer Academy
D: Jossimar Sanchez – PDA
D: Ryan Metts – CASL
D: Reginald Phelps – Schulz Academy
M: Johnathan Aguirre – PDA
M: Harrison Petts – Carmel United
M: Eduardo Alvarez – Greensboro
M: Paul Torres – D.C. United
F: Soony Saad – Vardar
F: Austin Oldham – Carmel United

Congrats, Paul!