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Monarchs In The Pros

January 04, 2016
By ODU Athletics
Monarchs In The MLS Draft
Player Grad. Round Team
Michael Nelson 2015 4th Seattle
Sidney Rivera 2014 4th Orlando City
Jordan LeBlanc 2012 Supp. 2nd Montreal
Yannick Smith 2012 Supp. 2nd Houston
Alex DeJohn 2012 Supp. 2nd New England
Evan Newton 2011 Supp. 1st Houston
Joseph Nane 2010 4th Toronto
William Yomby 2007 2nd Kansas City
David Horst 2007 1st Real Salt Lake
Edson Elcock 2007 3rd Kansas City
Brian Cvilikas 2006 Supp. 3rd NY/NJ

Current Monarchs in the Pros:


MICHAEL NELSON ('15)
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Current:
Seattle Sounders FC (MLS)
MLS Draft:
4th Round, No. 76 overall (by Seattle Sounders FC)

SIDNEY RIVERA ('14)
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Current: Louisville City (USL)
Previous: Pittsburgh Riverhounds (USL), Orlando City (MLS)
MLS Draft: 4th Round, No. 63 overall (by Orlando City)

ALEX DEJOHN ('12)
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Current: IK Start (Norway)
Previous: TPS (Finland), New England Revolution (MLS)
MLS Draft: Supplemental 2nd Round (by New England)

EVAN NEWTON ('11)
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Current: Sacramento Republic FC (USL)
Previous: Oklahoma City Energy (USL), San Jose Earthquake (MLS), Houston Dynamo (MLS)
MLS Draft: Supplemental 1st Round (by Houston)

JOSEPH NANE ('10)
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Current: San Antonio Scorpions (NASL)
Previous: New York Cosmos (NASL), Toronto FC (MLS), Colorado Rapids (MLS)
MLS Draft: 4th Round, No. 53 overall (by Toronto)

WILLIAM YOMBY ('07)
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Current: Richmond Kickers (USL)
Previous: Kansas City Wizards (MLS)
MLS Draft: 2nd Round, No. 23 overall (by Kansas City)

DAVID HORST ('07)
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Current: Houston Dynamo (MLS)
Previous: Real Salt Lake (MLS), Portland Timbers (MLS)
MLS Draft: 1st Round, No. 14 overall (by Real Salt Lake)

CARLOS MENDES ('01)
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Current: New York Cosmos (NASL)
Previous: Hampton Roads Mariners (USISL), NY/NJ Metrostars (MLS), Columbus Crew (MLS)

Previous Monarchs in the Pros:


JORDAN LEBLANC ('12)
Teams: Montreal Impact (MLS), IFK Kraft Narpes (Finland)

YANNICK SMITH ('12)
Teams: Houston Dynamo (MLS), Dayton Dutch Lions (USL)

EDSON ELCOCK ('06)
Teams: Kansas City Wizards (MLS)
MLS Draft: 3rd Round, No. 29 overall (by Kansas City Wizards)

BRIAN CVILIKAS ('05)
Teams: Williamsburg Legacy (NPSL), Virginia Beach Mariners (A League), Wilmington Hammerheads (USL), Minnesota Thunder (USL), NSC Minnesota Stars (NASL)

KEVON HARRIS ('05)
Teams: Virginia Beach Mariners (A League)

ATTILA VENDEGH ('04)
Teams: Atlanta Silverbacks (A League), Syracuse Salty Dogs (A League), Chicago Storm (MISL), Cleveland Force (MISL)

JIMMY TANNER ('00)
Teams: Greensboro (NPSL), Rochester Rhinos (A League), Cleveland Crunch (NISL)

JOHN PRATT ('96)
Teams: Hampton Roads Mariners (USISL)

BYRON MITCHELL ('95)
Teams: Hampton Roads Hurricanes (USISL), Roanoke Riverdawgs (USISL), Hampton Roads Mariners (USISL), Cincinnati Silverbacks (USISL), Atlanta Silverbacks (A League)

NATHAN OLANSEN ('94)
Teams: Hampton Roads Mariners (USISL)

GENE BOWMAN ('94)
Teams: Hampton Roads Mariners (USISL)

TIM FIGUREIDO ('93)
Teams: Hampton Roads Mariners (USISL)

LANG WEDEMEYER ('93)
Teams: Richmond Kickers (USISL), Roanoke Riverdawgs (USISL), Hampton Roads Mariners (USISL)

KARL BYRD ('92)
Teams: Richmond Kickers (USISL), Hampton Roads Mariners (USISL)

BRETT PHILLIPS ('91)
Teams: Las Vegas Dustdevils (CISL), Tampa Bay Rowdies (CISL), Harrisburg (CISL)

JOE MALLIA ('90)
Teams: Baltimore Spirit (NPSL)

CHRIS HAYWOOD ('89)
Teams: Baltimore Blast (MISL)

TIM BORIC ('80)
Teams: Calgary Boomers (NASL), Tampa Bay Rowdies (NASL)

STEVE BYRD ('79)
Teams: Washington Diplomats (NASL)

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