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Class of 2017 (High School Seniors)

August 20, 2016 - CSN's recruiting experts have analyzed the 2017 high school class and updated their rankings of the top one-hundred fifty players in the class.  The rankings will continue to be adjusted periodically based on what transpires on the field of play and as information becomes available regarding verbal commitments.  Individuals who sign professional contracts will not be included in the rankings.  

The player rankings reflect a projection of the potential impact a player will have at the collegiate level.  While room for debate always exists in any type of ranking, and no one can totally predict what the future will hold, we are confident that the CSN recruiting experts' player rankings provides the best possible insight regading individual recruits and recruiting classes.  

The player rankings include the individual's club team, their home town, their position, and the college (if any) to which they have committed verbally.

Rank Player Club Team Hometown Position School
1 John Nelson Internationals SC Medina, Oh. Defender North Carolina
2 Nicholas Taitague Richmond United Richmond, Va. Midfielder  
3 Wilhelm Jacques Boston Bolts Boston, Ma. Defender Duke
4 Matthew Real Philadelphia Union Drexel Hill, Pa. Defender Wake Forest 
5 Djordje Mihailovic  Chicago Fire Chicago, Il. Midfielder North Carolina
6 Mckay Eves Real Salt Lake San Diego, Ca. Midfielder Utah Valley
7 Devin Vega FC Dallas San Antonio, Tx. Midfielder Clemson
8 Juan Torres Georgia United Lilburn, Ga.  Midfielder   
9 Jose Carranza DC United Manassas, Va.  Midfielder  
10 Marty Raygoza FC Golden State South El Monte, Ca.  Forward  
11 Logan Panchot St. Louis Scott Gallagher Wildwood, Mo. Defender Stanford
12 Jordi Avila Kendall Soccer Coalition Hialeah Gardens, Fl. Defender  
13 Lagoa Kunga DDYSC Atlanta, Ga. Forward Furman
14 Eric Matzelevich Bethesda-Olney SC Washington, D.C. Forward Maryland
15 Lucas Del Rosario CASL Durham, N.C. Forward  
16 Antonio Nava De Anza Force SC Redwood City, Ca. Midfielder  
17 Andrew Paoli De Anza Force SC  San Jose, Ca. Midfielder UCLA
18 Omir Fernandez New York Redbulls  New York, N.Y. Forward  
19 Raul Aguilera Orlando City Orlando, Fl. Midfielder North Carolina
20 Griff Dorsey Colorado Rush Denver, Co. Forward Indiana
21 Justin Rennicks New England Revolution Hamilton, Ma.  Forward Indiana
22 Kaya Fabretti San Jose Earthquakes San Jose, Ca. Forward UC Santa Barbara
23 Carson Vom Steeg Santa Barbara SC Santa Barbara, Ca. Midfielder Stanford 
24 Carlos Avilez FC Dallas Dallas, Tx. Goalkeeper  
25 David Lorea Orlando City Orlando, Fl. Midfielder  
26 Jeanpaul Marin New York Red Bulls Rego Park, N.Y. Forward  
27 Leonardo Marquez Cal Odyssey South Visali, Ca.  Midfielder   
28 Patrick Okonkwo Georgia United Atlanta, Ga. Forward Virginia 
29 Daniel Wright  Crew Soccer Academy Wixom, Mi. MIdifelder Duke
30 Christopher Lopez  Pateadores SC Anaheim, Ca. Forward  
31 Andrew Aprahamian Philadelphia Union Malvern, Pa. Defender Stanford 
32 Alex Rose Capital Area Railhawks Cary, N.C. Forward Stanford
33 Gabriel Paniagua Kendall Soccer Coalition Miami, Fl. Midfielder Princeton
34 Josh Burnett PDA Glen Ridge, N.J. Forward  
35 Leonel Alvarenga Real So Cal Canoga Park, Ca.  Midfielder  
36 Carols Alvarado New York Red Bulls N.J.  Defender   
37 Devyn Etling Crew Soccer Academy Ashland, Oh. Forward Ohio State
38 Arda Bulut De Anza Force Los Gatos, Ca.  Forward Stanford
39 Damen Marcu Real Colorado Arvada, Co. Forward  
40 Justin McMaster Philadelphia Union King of Prussia, Pa. Forward  
41 Daniel Jones New England Revolution West Hartford, Ct.  Defender  
42 Roberto Hernandez Texas Rush Alamos, Tx. Midfielder  
43 Jonathan Amon S.C. United Battery Summerville, S.C.  Midfielder  
44 Amado Lozano San Jose Earthquakes Alameda, Ca. Midfielder  
45 Dennis Cole Santa Barbara SC Santa Barbara, Ca. Midfielder  
46 Byrone Josue Monge Philadelphia Union Philadelphia, Pa. Midfielder  
47 Anteno Ajeakwa LA Galaxy Gardena, Ca. Midfielder U.C. Irvine 
48 Kei Tomozawa Seattle Sounders Seattle, Wa. Midfielder Stanford
49 Paolo Belloni Genoa CFC Delray Beach, Fl.  Forward  
50 Mark McKenzie Philadelphia Union Union Bear, Del.  Defender Wake Forest 
50 Mason Toye Soccer Domain FC 09 South Orange, N.J. Forward Indiana 
51 Samuel Vines Colorado Rapids Colorado Springs, Co. Defender  
52 Harold Hanson FC Golden State Ontario, Ca. Defender  
53 Ryan Crowley Colorado Rush Golden, Co. Midfielder Washington
54 Samuel Rogers Seattle Sounders Seattle, Wa. Midfielder Villanova
55 Justin Ingram Indiana Fire Academy Indianapolis, In. Forward Virginia 
56 Faris Abdi IMG Academy Bradenton, Fl.  Midfielder Virginia 
57 Emanuel Perez  Capital Area Railhawks  Garner, N.C. Midfielder   
58 Rhy de Sota Real Colorado Foxfield, Co.  Forward Stanford
59 Omar Beltran Dallas Texans Dallas, Tx. Midfielder  
60 Alan Salmeron Chicago Magic  Cicero, Il. Midfielder  
61 Mathew Huerta LA Galaxy Sylmar, Ca. Midfielder   
62 Will Rojas Match Fit Academy FC New Brunswick, N.J. Midfielder  
63 Dorion Dixon  DC United Arlington, Va. Midfielder  
64 Jommar Reyes Houston Dynamo Houston, Tx. Midfielder  
65 Jack Beer New York SC Thornwood, N.Y. Forward Georgetown
66 Aimir Kurtanovic Jacksonville FC Jacksonville, Fl. Defender  
67 Shaft Brew Sacramento United  Sacramento, Ca. Forward Oregon State
68 Wilterlynd Inalien  Kendall Tamarac, Fl. Forward  
69 David Abonce FC Dallas Dallas, Tx. Goalkeeper  
70 Charlie Wehan Strikers FC Laguna Niguel, Ca. Midfielder Stanford
71 Gerson Umana DC United Lorton, Va.  Midfielder   
72 Alec Smir North Carolina Fusion Greensboro, N.C. Goalkeeper North Carolina 
73 Peter Kargo Santa Barbara SC Santa Barbara, Ca. Midfielder Boston University
74 Kevin Aguilar FC Golden State California  Forward   
75 Trey Miller New England Revolution Monsoon, Ma. Goalkeeper  
76 Leonides Cuteno LA Galaxy Northridge, Ca. Defender   
77 Fredrick Gil Sunrise Elite Plantation, Fl. Midfielder  
78 John Foster McCune Bethesda Academy  Bethesda, Md. Midfielder Georgetown
79 Noah Bushey Colorado Rush Littleton, Co. Midfielder  
80 Noa Harrisson LA Galaxy  Los Angeles, Ca. Forward  
81 Bekele Dowty Seattle Sounders Olympia, Wa. Defender   
82 Carson Williams Dallas Texans Dallas, Tx. Goalkeeper Villanova
83 David Preys REal Salt Lake Granada Hills, Ca. Goalkeeper  
84 Colin Brezniak Philadelphia Union Hanover, Pa. Midfielder Pittsburg
85 Glademir Mendoza Real Salt Lake Casa Grande, Az. Midfielder   
86 Avionne Flanagan DC United Nottingham, Md. Defender   
87 Stirling Russel  Seattle Sounders Bellevue, Wa. Midfielder Washington
88 Xavier Kennedy New York Red Bulls Montclari, N.J. Goalkeeper  
89 Brandon Servania FC Dallas Dallas, Tx. Midfielder Wake Forest 
90 Zachary Ryan New York Red Bulls Chatham, N.J. Forward Stanford
91 Trey Muse Seattle Sounders Louisville, Ky. Goalkeeper  
92 Wan Kuzain Wan Kamal S.L. Scott Gallagher Metro Carbondale, Il.  Midfielder Akron 
93 Alexander Henderson S.C. United Battery Charleston, S.C. Midfielder  
94 Michael Ille Concorde Fire SC Atlanta, Ga.  Forward  
95 Adolfo Trujillo De Anza Force SC Livermore, Ca. Forward  
96 Sean O'Hearn PA Classics Landisville, Pa. Defender Georgetown 
97 James Fetterly Texas Rush Woodlands, Tx. Goalkeeper  
98 Jack McClosky Orlando City Orlando, Fl. Defender Ohio State
99 Seth Stiebel St. Louis Scott Gallagher  Saint Louis, Mo.  Goalkeeper  
100 Nelson Blanco DC United  Alexandria, Va. Midfielder   
101 Will Hirschman Indiana Fire Academy Indianapolis, In. Defender Ohio State
102 Rhys Pak San Jose Earthquakes Santa Cruz, Ca. Defender UC Santa Barbara
103 Vernon Fernandez De Anza Force SC Santa Cruz, Ca. MIdfielder  
104 Max Silberg Philadellphia Union Pittsburgh, Pa. Midfielder Northwestern
105 Jose Ortiz LA Galaxy Hawaiian Gardens, Ca. Forward  
106 Christopher Grey San Jose Earthquakes San Jose, Ca. Defender California
107 Anthony Markanich Chicago Fire Bourbonnais, Il. Defender  
108 Joseph Alas Real So Cal Reseda, Ca. Midfielder  
109 Luis Carrillo Dallas, Texans Tyler, Tx. Midfielder  
110 Felipee Sanchez Pateadores SC Santa Ana, Ca. Midfielder  
111 Chase Niece St. Louis Gallagher Kirkwood, Mo. Defender Tulsa
112 Felipee Sanchez Pateadores SC Santa Ana, Ca. Midfielder  
113 Brandon Perdue Richmond United Chesapeake, Va. Forward  Old Dominion
114 Ivan Valencia San Jose Earthquakes Chesapeake, Va. Forward  
115 Daniel Sanchez Tecos Hayward SC Hayward, Ca.  Midfielder  
116 Adedeji Palmer  Match Fit Academy Manahawkin, N.J.  Forward Yale
117 Leonardo Zulli LA Galaxy Ranchos Palos Verdes, Ca.  Midfielder Loyola Marymount
118 Vardin Manoj San Diego Surf San Diego, Ca. Forward  
119 Giovanni Vasquez Loudon 98 Leesburg, Va. Forward Maryland
120 Daniel Villegas LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca.  Midfielder   
121 Delassi Batse CASL Durham, N.C. Defender Charlotte 
122 Jake Meier Minnesota Thunder Shakopee, Mn. Defender Indiana
123 Oscar Penate LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Midfielder Cal State Fullerton
124 Andrew Pannenberg Charlotte Socer Academy Charlotte, N.C. Goalkeeper Wake Forest
125 George Espina Charlotte Soccer Academy Charlotte, N.C. Defender  
126 Matthew Bailey Baltimore U.A. Stevensville, Md. Midfiedler  UMBC
127 Freeman Dwamena Philly Union Philadelphia, Pa. Defender  
128 Jack O'Brien Colorado Rush Broomfield, Co. Forward Stanford
129 Oscar Zepeda Seattle Sounders Seattle, Wa. Defender  
130 Matthew Di Rosa Bethesda-Olney Washington, D.C. Midfielder Maryland
131 Jamie DiLuzio BW Gottschee North Woodmere, N.Y. Defender  
132 Omar Ayala Philadelphia Union Norristown, Pa. Defender  
133 River Smith Georgia United Marietta, Ga. Midfielder  
134 Marco Farfan Portland Timbers Portland, Or. Midfielder Portland
135 Sebastian Lindner-Liaw Seacoast United Portland, Me. Midfielder   
136 Jackson Ragen Seattle United Seattle, Wa.  Midfielder Michigan
137 Orlando Arreola St. Louis Scott Gallagher St. Louis, Mo.  Midfielder  
138 Eric Morales Colorado Rapids Pueblo, Co.  Midfielder  
139 Connor Jones Bethesda-Olney Baltimore, Md. Goalkeeper  
140 Alvaro Quezada DMS 11 Palmdale, Ca.  Forward  
141 Matias Barraza Weston FC Doral, Fl. Midfielder  
142 Crinan Dunbar Crossfire Premier SC Sammamish, Wa. Midfielder   
143 Calvin Aroh New England Revolution Glastonbury, Ct. Defender  
144 Jake Kohlbrenner NY Revolution East Syracuse, N.Y. Midfielder Penn
145 Robert Robinson S.C. United Battery Greenville, S.C. Midfielder Furman 
146 Brandon Haughton Oakland SC Hartford, Ct.  Midfielder  
147 Jose Perez Portland Timbers Portland, Or. Forward  
148 Joseph Brito New England Revolution Bolton, Ct.  Midfielder  
149 Jason Manning Real So Cal Calabasas, Ca. Forward UC Irvine
150 Miles Franklyn Match Fit Academy FC Teaneck, N.J.  Forward Syracuse
150 Antonio Lopez Lonestar SC Austin, Tx. Midfielder  
150 Franco Mestre San Diego Surf San Diego, Ca. Midfielder  
150 Elijah Amo Bethesda-Olney Washington, D.C. Midfielder Louisville
150 Alex Bradbury Seattle Sounders  Silverdale, Wa. Forward  

Class of 2017 (High School Juniors)

February 2, 2016 - CSN's recruiting experts have analyzed the 2017 high school class and updated their rankings of the top one-hundred fifty players in the class.  The list of 2017 players and their rank order will continue to be adjusted periodically based on what transpires on the field of play and as information becomes available regarding verbal commitments.  Individuals who sign professional contracts will not be included in the rankings.  

The player rankings reflect a projection of the potential impact a player will have at the collegiate level.  While room for debate always exists in any type of ranking, and no one can totally predict what the future will hold, we are confident that the CSN recruiting experts player rankings will become a gold standard for information and analysis of recruits and in evaluating recruiting classes when the nation's top recruits announce where they will play college soccer. 

The player rankings include the individual's club team, their home town, their position, and the college (if any) to which they have committed verbally. 

Rank Player Club Team Hometown Position School
1 John Nelson Internationals SC Medina, Oh. Defender  
2 Nicholas Taitague Richmond United Richmond, Va. Midfielder   
3 Lucas Del Rosario CASL Durham, N.C. Forward   
4 Wilhelm Jacques Boston Bolts Boston, Ma.  Defender Duke
5 Matthew Real  Philadelphia Union Drexel Hill, Pa. Defender Wake Forest
6 Patrick Okonkwo Georgia United Atlanta, Georgia Forward Virginia
7 Edwin Lara De Anza Force San Leandro, Ca. Defender  
8 Djordje Milhailovic Chicago Fire Chicago, Il.  Midfielder North Carolina
9 Mckay Eves Real Salt Lake San Diego, Ca.  Midfielder Utah Valley University
10 Devin Vega FC Dallas San Antonio, Tx. Midfielder Clemson
11 Juan Torres Georgia United Lilburn, Ga.  Midfielder  
12 Jose Carranza DC United Manassas, Va. Midfielder  
13 Marty Raygoza FC Golden State South El Monte, Ca. Forward  
14 Daniel Wright Crew Soccer Academy Wixom, Mi. Midfielder Duke
15 Logan Panchot St. Louis Gallagher Wildwood, Mo.  Defender Stanford
16 Jordi Avila Kendall Soccer Coalition  Hialeah Gardens, Fl Defender  
17 Lagos Kunga DDYSC Wolves Atlanta, Ga. Forward Furman
18 Eric Matzelevich Bethesda-Olney SC Washington, D.C. Forward Maryland
19 Antonio Nava De Anza Force SC. Redwood City, Ca. Midfielder  
20 David Abonce FC Dallas Dallas, Tx. Goalkeeper  
21 Omir Fernandez New York Red Bulls New York, N.Y.  Forward  
22 Raul Aguilera Orlando City Orlando, Fl. Midfielder  
23 Kaya Fabbretti San Jose Earthquakes San Jose, Ca. Forward UC Santa Barbara
24 Carson VomSteeg Santa Barbara SC Santa Barbara, Ca. Midfiedler Stanford
25 Samuel Vines Colorado Rapids Colorado Springs, Co.  Defender  
26 Carlos Avilez FC Dallas Dallas, Tx. Goalkeeper   
27 David Lorea Orlando City Orlando, F. Midfielder  
28 Jeanpaul Marin  New York Red Bulls Rego Park, N.Y. Forward  
29 Ateno Ajeakwa LA Galaxy Gardena, Ca. Midfielder  
30 Leonardo Marquez Cal Odyssey South Visali, Ca.  Midfielder   
31 Christopher Lopez Pateadores SC Anaheim, Ca. Forward  
32 Andrew Aprahamian Philadelphia Union Malvern, Pa. Defender  
33 Ryan Crowley Colorado Rush Golden, Co. Midfielder   
34 Josh Burnett PDA Glen Ridge, N.J.     
35 Leonel Alvarenga Real So Cal Canoga Park, Ca.  Midfielder   
36 Carlos Alvarado New York Red Bulls   Defender   
37 Delassi Batse CASL Durham, N.C. Defender   
38 Devyn Etling Crew Soccer Academy Ashland, Oh. Forward Ohio State 
39 Peter Kargo Santa Barbara SC Santa Barbara, Ca.  Midfielder  
40 Arda Bulut De Anza Force Los Gatos, Ca.  Forward Stanford
41 Damen Marcu Real Colorado Arvada, Co. Forward  
42 Justin McMaster Philadelphia Union King of Prussia, Pa. Forward   
43 Daniel Jones New England Revolution West Hartford, Ct.  Defender  
44 Roberto Hernandez Texas Rush Alamos, Tx. Midfielder  
45 Jonathan Amon S.C. United Battery Summerville, S.C. Midfielder   
46 Amado Lozano  San Jose Earthquakes Alameda, Ca.  Midfielder   
47 Dennis Cole Santa Barbara SC Santa Barbara, Ca.   Midfielder   
48 Oscar Penate LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Midfielder  
49 Paolo Belloni Weston FC Delray Beach, Fl.  Forward  
50 Harold Hanson FC Golden State Ontario, Ca. Defender  
51 Samuel Rogers Seattle Sounders Seattle, Wa. Defender  
52 Justin Ingram Indiana Fire Indianapolis, In. Forward  
53 Mason Toye Soccer Domain FC 09 South Orange, N.J.  Forward Indiana
54 Faris Abdi IMG Academy West Bradenton, Ca. Midfielder  
55 Emanuel Perez Capital Area Railhawks  Garner, N.C.  Midfielder  
56 Rhy de Sota Real Colorado Foxfield, Co. Forward  
57 Omar Beltran Dallas Texans Dallas, Tx. Midfielder  
58 Alan Salmeron Chicago Magic PSG Cicero, Il. Midfielder  
59 Mathew Huerta LA Galaxy Sylmar, Ca. Midfielder  
60 Will Rojas NJ Match Fit Academy New Brunswick, N.J.  Midfielder  
61 Dorion Dixon Loudon SC Arlington, Va.  Midfielder  
62 Jommar Reyes Houston Dynamo Houston, Tx. Midfielder  
63 Almir Kurtanovic Jacksonville FC Jacksonville, Fl. Defender  
64 Kizza Edward Montverde Academy  Axton, Va. Forward   
65 Alex Rose Capital Area Railhawks Cary, N.C. Forward  Stanford
66 Andrew Paoli De Anza Force San Jose, Ca.  Midfielder UCLA
67 Wilterlyndi Inalien  Kendall Tamarac, Fl. Forward  
68 Charlie Wehan Strikers FC Laguna Niguel, Ca.  Midfielder Stanford
69 Gerson Umana DC United Lorton, Va. Midffielder   
70 Kevin Aguilar  FC Golden State California  Forward  
71 Kei Tomozawa Seattle Sounders Seattle, Wa. Midfielder Stanford
72 Trey Miller New England Revolution Monson, Ma.   Goalkeeper  
73 LeonidesCuteno LA Galaxy Northridge, Ca. Defender   
74 Fredrick Gil Sunrise Elite Plantation, Fl. Midfielder  
75 Foster McCune Bethesda-Olney Bethesda, Md. Midfielder  
76 Noah Bushey Colorado Rush Littleton, Co. Midfielder   
77 Griff Dorsey Colorado Rush Denver, Co. Forward Indiana
78 Noa Harrison LA Galaxy Littleton, Co. Forward   
79 Bekele Dowty Seattle Sounders Olympia, Wa. Defender   
80 Carson Williams Dallas, Texans Dallas, Tx. Goalkeeper  
81 John McCune Bethesda SC Bethesda, Md. Defender  
82 David Preys Real Salt Lake Granada Hills, Ca. Goalkeeper   
83 Colin Brezniak Philadelphia Union Hanover, Pa. Midfielder  
84 Stirling Russel Seattle Sounders Bellevue, Wa. Midfielder  
85 Xavier Kennedy New York Red Bulls Montclari, N.J. Goalkeeper  
86 Brandon Servania FC Dallas  Dallas, Tx. Midfielder   
87 Zachary Ryan New York Red Bulls Chatham, N.J. Forward  
88 Trey Muse River City Rovers Louisville, Ky. Goalkeeper   
89 Wan Kuzain Wan Kamal St. Louis Scott Gallagher  Carbondale, Il. Midfielder   
90 Alexander Henderson S.C. United Battery Charleston, S.C. Midfielder   
91 Michael Ille Concorde Fire Atlanta, Ga. Forward  
92 Adolfo Trujillo De Anza Force SC Livermore, Ca. Forward  
93 Sean O'Hearn Pa Classics Landk Defender  Georgetown
94 James Fetterly  Texas Rush Woodlands, Tx. Goalkeeper  
95 Jack McClosky  Orlando City Orlando, Fl. Defender  
96 Colin Apel  LA Galaxy  La Canada Flintridge, Ca.   Midfielder   
97 Seth Stiebel St.Louis Gallagher St. Louis, Mo. Goalkeeper  
98 Will Hirschman Indiana Fire Academy Indianapolis, In. Defender Ohio State
99 Rhys Pak San Jose Earthquakes Santa Cruz, Ca. Defender UCSB
100 Justin Rennicks New England Revolution Hamilton, Ma. Forward Indiana
101 Vernon Fernandez De Anza Force SC Santa Cruz, Ca. Midfielder   
102 Max Silberg Philadelphia Union Pittsburgh, Pa. Midfielder  
103 Jose Ortiz LA Galaxy Hawaiian Gardens, Ca.  Forward  
104 Christopher Grey San Jose Earthquakes San Jose, Ca. Defender California 
105 Anthony Markanich Chicago Fire Bourbonnais, Il. Defender   
106 Joseph Alas Real So Cal Reseda, Ca. Midfielder   
107 Luis Carrillo Dallas Texans Tyler, Tx. Midfielder   
108 Felipee Sanchez Pateadores SC Santa Ana, Ca. Midfielder   
109 Brandon Perdue Richmond United Chesapeake, Va. Forward Old Dominion
110 Ivan Valencia San Jose Earthquakes San Jose, Ca. Forward  
111 Daniel Sanchez Tecos Hayward SC Hayward, Ca. Midfielder  
112 Leonardo Zulli La Galaxy Ranchos Palos Verdes, Ca. Midfielder  
113 Gabriel Paniagua Kendall Soccer Coalition Miami, Fl. Midfielder  
114 Vardhin Manoj San Diego Surf San Diego, Ca. Forward  
115 Shaft Brew Sacramento United Academy Sacramento, Ca.  Forward  
116 Daniel Villegas LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Midfielder  
117 Jake Meier Minnesota Thunder Shakopee, Mn. Defender  
118 Oscar Penate LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Midfielder   
119 Andrew Pannenberg Charlotte Soccer Academy Charlotte, N.C. Goalkeeper Wake Forest
120 George Espina Charlotte Soccer Academy Charlotte, N.C.  Defender  
121 Matthew Bailey Baltimore Under Armour Stevensville, Md. Midfielder   
122 Freeman Dwamena Philly Union  Philadelphia, Pa. Defender  
123 Jack O'Brien Colorado Rush Broomfield, Co. Forward  
124 Oscar Zepeda Seattle Sounders Seattle, Wa. Defender  
125 Matthew Di Rosa Bethesda-Olney Washington, D.C. Midfielder  
126 Jamie DiLuzio BW Gottschee North Woodmere, N.Y.  Defender  
127 Omar Ayala Philadelphia Union Norristown, Pa. Defender  
128 River Smith Georgia United Marietta, Ga. Midfielder  
129 Jack Beer New York SC Thornwood, N.Y.  Forward Georgetown
130 Sebastian Lindner-Liaw Seacoast Portland, Me.  Midfielder  
131 Jackson Ragen Seattle United Seattle, Wa. Midfielder   
132 Orlando Arreola St. Louis Scott Gallagher St. Louis, Md. Midfielder  
133 Eric Morales Colorado Rapids Pueblo, Co. Midfielder  
134 Connor Jones Bethesda Olney Baltimore, Md. Goalkeeper  
135 Alvaro Quezada DMS 11 Palmdale, Ca. Forward  
136 Matias Barraza Weston FC Doral, Fl. Midfielder  
137 Crinan Dunbar Crossfire Premier SC Sammamish, Wa. Midfielder  
138 Calvin Aroh New England Revolution Glastonbury, Ct. Defender  
139 Jake Kohlbrenner Revolution Empire East Syracuse, N.Y. Forward  
140 Robert Robinson South Carolina United  Greenville, S.C.  Midfielder Furman
141 Brandon Haughton Oakwood SC Hartford, Ct.  Midfielder  
142 Jose Perez Portland Timbers Portland, Or. Forward  
143 Mark McKenzie Philadelphia Union Bear, Del. Defender Wake Forest
144 Joseph Brito New England Revolution  Bolton, Ct. Midfielder  
145 Jason Manning Real So Cal  Calabasas, Ca. Forward   
146 Miles Franklyn Match Fit Academy Teaneck, N.J. Forward  
147 Antonio Lopez Lonestar SC Austin, Tx. Midfielder  
148 Franco Mestre San Diego Surf San Diego, Ca. Midfielder  
149 Alex Bradbury Seattle Sounders Silverdale, Wa. Forward  
150 Andrew Nicholas  DC United Nokesville, Va. Midfielder  
150 David Solia Colorado Rush Littleton, Co. Defender  
150 Fernando Soria De Anza Force East Palo Alto, Ca. Midfielder  
150 Milan Iloski San Diego Surf Escondido, Ca. Forward  
150 Nicholas Woodruff New England Revolution Attleboro, Ma. Defender  
150 Taylor Crull Indiana Fire Academy Carmel, In. Defender  
150 Connor Lonero St.Louis Gallagher St. Louis, Mo. Defender  
150 Hans Kroschwitz PDA  Kintersville, Pa. Midfielder  
150 Alec Smir North Carolina Fusion Greensboro, N.C.  Goalkeeper  North Carolina 

Class of 2018 (High School Sophomores)

January 26, 2016 -  CSN's recruiting experts have analyzed the 2018 high school class in order to update their rankings of the top one-hundred sixty players in the class. The list of 2016 players and their rank order will adjusted periodically based on what transpires on the field of play and as information becomes available regarding verbal commitments.  Individuals who sign professional contracts will not be included in the rankings.  

The player rankings reflect a projection of the potential impact a player will have at the collegiate level.  While room for debate always exists in any type of ranking, and no one can totally predict what the future will hold, we are confident that the CSN recruiting experts player rankings will become a gold standard for information and analysis of recruits and in evaluating recruiting classes when the nation's top recruits announce where they will play soccer. 

The player rankings include the individual's club team, their home town, their position, and the college (if any) to which they have committed verbally.

Rank Player Club Team  Hometown Position School 
1 Andrew Carlton Georgia United Powder Springs, Ga. Forward  
2 Josh Sargent St. Louis Gallagher St. Louis, Mo. Forward  
3 George Acosta Weston FC Miami, Fl. Midfield  
4 Christopher Goslin Georgia United Locust Grove, Ga.  Midfield   
5 Aedan Stanley St. Louis Gallagher Columbia, Il. Defender  
6 Adrian Villegas Portland Timbers Academy  Hood River, Or. Midfield  
7 Ayo Akinola Toronto FC Toronto, Ca.  Forward  
8 Jaylin Lindsey Sporting KC Charlotte, N.C.  Defender  
9 Jake Artega LA Galaxy Glendora, Ca. Midfield  
10 Chandler Vaughn DC United Woodbridge, Va. Defender   
11 Zico Bailey LA Galaxy Las Vegas, Nv. Forward  
12 Carlos Anguiano Diaz LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca.  Midfield  
13 Bryan Perez Los Angeles Premier Hawthorne, Ca. Forward  
14 Alexander Budnik Chicago Sockers Arlington Heights, Il. Goalkeeper  
15 Chris Durkn DC United  Glen Allen, Va. Midfield  
16 Carlos Anguiano LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Midfield  
17 Rayshaun McGann Philadelphia Union Royal Palm Beach, Fl Defender  
18 Niccolo Lemoine De Anza Force Pleasanton, Ca. Forward  
19 Kevin Negrete LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Forward  
20 Jean-Julien Foe Nuphaus San Jose Earthquake San Jose, Ca. Defender  
21 Ian Murphy FC Golden State Redlands, Ca.  Defender Duke
22 Nicolas Garcia Morillo Weston FC Miami, Fl. Forward  
23 Tyler Shaver Beachside SC Academy Riverside, Ct Defender  
24 Alessandro Milesi Shattuck St. Mary's Faribault, Mn.  Defender  
25 Mario Licor Orlando City Academy Orlando, Fl. Forward  
26 Aristole Zarris Real Salt Lake Academy Casa Grande, Az.  Midfield  
27 Arturo Vasquez FC Golden State   Mira Loma, Ca. Midfield  
28 Jonathan Estrada LA Galaxy Santa Ana, Ca.  Midfield  
29 Amos Shapiro-Thompson New England Revolution Worthington, Ma. Midfield  
30 Tristian Weber LA Galaxy San Clemente, Ca. Midfield  
31 Carlos Asenio Georgia United Rosewell, Ga.  Defender  
32 Justin Garces Kendall FC Miami, Fl.  Goalkeeper  
33 Alejandro Periera  Orlando City Academy Orlando, Fl.  Forward  
34 Issa Rayyan  Philadelphia Union Grand Blanc, Mi. Midfield  
35 Gabe Kash St. Louis Gallagher Metro Marshall, Il.   Defender  
36 Akil Watts IMG Academy Wayne, In. Midfield  
37 Sean Zawadzki Crew SC Columbus,Ohio Midfield  
38 Kelee Cornfield-Saunders LA Galaxy San Marcos, Ca. Defender  
39 Nico Lemoine De Anza Academy Pleasonton, Ca.  Forward  
40 Matteo Rittaccio BW Gottschee Westbury, N.Y. Defender  
41 Zyen Jones Georgia United Atlanta, Ga. Midfield  
42 Benjamin Huynh Seattle Sounders Everest, Wa.  Defender  
43 Tyler Freitas  New England Revolution North Attleboro, Ma. Defender  
44 Taylor Davila Real So Cal Sherman Oaks, Ca. Midfield  
45 Jalen James FC Dallas McKinney, Tx. Midfield  
46 John Murphy PDA Scotch Plains, N.J. Midfield  
47 Grayson Barber Sporting Kansas City Blythewood, S.C.  Forward Clemson
48 Hunter Pinho PDA Cranford, N.J. Goalkeeper  
49 Dorian Morrison FC Golden State  Chino Hills, Ca. Defender  
50 Christopher Gloster New York Red Bulls Montclair, N.J. Defender  
51 Nykolas Sessock Philadelphia Union Philadelphia, Pa.  Forward  
52 Ben Mines New York Red Bulls Ridgefield, Ct. Midfield  
53 Prince Loney-Bailey New England Revolution Foxboro, Ma. Defender  
54 Ricky Mendez Marin FC San Rafael, Ca. Forward  
55 Ben Lederman IMG Academy Barcelona, Spain Midfield  
56 Jon Paul BSC Academy  Stamford, Ct.  Midfield  
57 Wilson Harris Real So Cal Los Angeles, Ca. Forward  
58 Ohad Yahalom New England Revolution Brookline, Ma. Midfield  
59 Ian Longeran LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Defender  
60 Isaac Angking New England Revolution Providece, RI  Defender   
61 Zach Johnson Arlington SA Arlington, Va. Defender  
62 Jesus Sahagun Weston FC Miami, Fl. Midfield  
63 Patrick Ajdukiewicz Sockers FC Barrington, Il. Midfield  
64 Tom DeVizio NJ PDA Scotch Plains, N.J. Defender  
65 Ahdan Tait BSC Academy Norwalk, Ct. Midfield  
66 Quantrell Jones Baltimore Celtic Baltimore, Md. Goalkeeper  
67 Carlos dos Santos  Philadelphia Union Philadelphia, Pa. Goalkeeper  
68 Kyle Holcomb Pateadores Los Angeles, Ca. Forward  
69 Jose Peralta Portland Timbers Academy Boardman, Or. Midfield  
70 Brady Scott De Anza Force Petaluma, Ca. Goalkeeper  
71 Jason Pacas LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Forward  
72 Eric Calvillo DC United Manassas, Va.  Midfield   
73 Eric Payeras  LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Defender  
74 James Orozco Capital Area Railhawks Durham, N.C. Midfield  
75 Pablo Arias New York Red Bull New York, N.Y. Midfield  
76 Jake Ronneberg Chicago Magic Naperville, Il. Defender  
77 Jack Valderrabano New York Red Bulls New York, N.Y. Forward  
78 Mason Visconti Sporting Kansas City Kansas City, Mo. Midfield  
79 Simon Becher Oakwood SC Hartford, Ct.  Forward  
80 Connor Haskell New England Revolution Medfield, Ma.   Midfield  
81 Richard Bennett Indiana Fire Academy Carmel, In. Midfield  
82 Alfred Perez Weston FC Miami, Fl Forward  
83 Betim Balidemaj  BSC Academy Debry, Ct.  Midfield  
84 Khai Brisco Seattle Sounders Seattle, Wa. Defender  
85 Alex Mendez LA Galaxy Los Angeles, Ca. Midfield  
86 Marko Milovac Indiana Fire Academy Noblesville, In. Midfield  
87 Johan Penaranda BW Gottschee Long Beach, N.Y. Goalkeeper  
88 Jacob Garzon Orlando City Academy Orlando, Fl. Midfield  
89 Michael Vang Minnesota Thunder Minneapolis, Mn.  Forward  
90 Isaac McGinnis Empire United Academy Rochester, N.Y. Midfield  
91 Nicholas Gallo Juventus Sport Club Atherton, Ca.  Midfield   
92 Nicholas Pierleoni Empire United Rochester, N.Y.  Midfield  
93 Zachary Seigelstein Manhattan SC New York, N.Y.  Forward  
94 Michael Orozco FC Golden State La Crescenta, Ca.  Defender  
95 Victor Bezra Chicago Fire Chicago, Il.  Midfield  
96 Connor Hester Braddock Road Middleburg, Va. Defender  
97 Aidan Nam  Crew SC Academy Ann Arbour, Mi. Midfield  
98 Aidan Rocha Bethesda-Olney Academy Brookeville, Md. Forward  
99 David Philbin Matchfit Academy Princeton, N.J. Defender  
100 Kendal Newman Oakwood SC Oakwood, S.C. Defender  
101 Anthony Markanich Chicago Fire Academy Bourbonnais, Il.  Defender   
102 Connor McWilliams Colorado Rush Littleton, Co. Midfield  
103 Allen Seals Orlando City Academy Orlando, Fl. Defender   
104 Thomas Hitchins Capital Area Railhawks Raleigh, N.C. Defender  
105 Ryan Graham Charlotte Soccer Academy Charlotte, N.C. Defender  
106 Chandler Cree Capital Area Railhawks Charlotte, N.C. Goalkeeper  
107 Paxton Pomykal FC Dallas Highland Village, Tx.  Midfield  
108 Jack Maher St. Louis Gallagher Metro Caseyville, Il.  Defender  
109 Sheldon China Sporting Kansas City Durham, N.C.  Forward  
110 Seth Kuhn Philadelphia Union Wyomissing, Pa.  Midfield  
111 Jonathan Godette DC United Bowie, Md. Forward  
112 Sammy Tojaga Internationals Academy Cleveland, Oh.  Midfield  
113 Ashish Chattha Juventus Academy Fremont, Ca.  Midfield  
114 Truman Gelnovatch Kendal SC Miami, Fl. Forward  
115 Jake Swallen Minnesota Thunder Eagan, Mn. Midfield  
116 Gabriel Meireles  New England Revolution Everett, Ma.  Forward  
117 Ethan Sawdon IMG Academy  San Antonio, Tx.  Defender  
118 Chris Roman Oakwood Soccer Club Glasonbury, Ct.  Forward  
119 Landen Haig Orlando City Orlando, Fl. Forward  
120 Vandon Menning Orlando City  Orlando, Fl Defender   
121 Tate Kier  Pateadores Irvine, Ca.  Defender   
122 Franuel Amaya Pateadores Irvine, Ca.  Midfield  
123 Antony Fontana Philadelphia Union  Newark, Del. Midfield  
124 Riley Ferch Boca United  Boca Raton, Fl. Midfield  
125 Coby Atkinson Boca United Boca Raton, Fl. Defender  
126 Jean Paul Rodriguez BW Gottschee Brooklyn, N.Y. Midfield  
127 Vitalis Takawira Chicago Fire  Chicago, Il.  Midfield  
128 William Beebe Chicago Magic Chicago, Il. Midfield  
129 Ecoch Mushagalusa Colorado Rapids Denver, Co.  Defender  
130 Grifin DeBolt Crew SC Westerville, Oh.  Defender  
131 Isiah Parente Crew SC Medina, Oh.  Midfield  
132 Lucas Cini Boca United Boca Raton, Fl.  Forward  
133 Farai Mutatu Crew SC Wolves Detroit, Mi.  Forward  
134 Eric Conerty Crew Academy Wolves Grand Rapids, Mi.  Forward  
135 Aidan Nam Crew AcademyWolves Saline, Mi. Midfield   
136 Charlie Ostem Crossfire Academy Shorewood, Wa.  Midfield  
137 Avionne Flannagan DC United Nottingham, Md. Defender  
138 Nelson Blanco DC United Alexandria, Va. Midfield  
139 Niko Tzevelekos Georgia United Atlanta, Ga.  Goalkeeper  
140 Carlos Arensio Georgia United Atlanta, Ga.  Defender  
141 Giovanni Calixtro Portland Timbers Portland, Or.  Forwad  
142 Walter Reustle Portland Timbers Portland, Or.  Defender  
143 Taylor Davila Real So Cal Sherman Oaks, Ca.  Midfield  
144 Shuma Katori Seattle Sounders Academy Seattle, Wa. Midfield  
145 Logan Sullivan Shattuck St. Mary's  Faribault, Mn.  Forward   
146 Chaz Andriot Indiana Fire Academy Shelbyville, Ky. Midfield  
147 Valentino Ambrose New York Red Bulls New York, N.Y. Midfield  
148 David Saturno FC Bolts  Brookline, Ma. Forward  
149 Bryce Orsini DC United  Rockville, Md. Midfield  
150 Mason Finnell Sacramento Republic Folsom, Ca.  Goalkeeper  
150 Daneil Radeljic Chicago Magic Chicago, Il. Defender   
150 Eric Arteaga Sockers SC  Lake Zurich, Il.  Defender   
150 Colin Innes KS Sporting Kansas City Olathe, Ks.  Midfield