Academy Players Sign Off on College Commitments for Fall 2016

CHICAGO (Feb. 9, 2016) - National Signing Day took place on Wednesday, Feb. 3, with multiple U.S. Soccer Development Academy players announcing their college commitments starting this fall.

Of the 48 clubs that submitted college commitments, Players Development Academy led the group with 17 players heading to the collegiate level. The 48-club group includes 414 Academy players.

To submit Academy college commitments and updated signings for the Class of 2016,

Noah Lawrence (Army), Emmet Whitmer (Bucknell), Dan Laranetto (Columbia), Caner Snover (Elon Univ.), Aidan Haas (Fairfield Univ.), Joao Avila (Providence College), Altin Celaj (Sacred Heart Univ.), Niko Petridis (UConn), Henry Kessler (Univ. of Virginia)

Training Staff
Nathan Kennedy (Belmont Univ.), Jacob Schachner (Princeton), Phillip Goodrum (Univ. of North Carolina - Wilmington

Famous Player
Luka Prpa (Marquette Univ.), Emmanuel Sabbi (Univ. of Akron), Spencer Farina (Univ. of Notre Dame), Nick Klabjan (Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison)