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Soccer America's Year 2 mock draft
by Paul Kennedy, January 14th, 2010 7AM
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[WPS] Women's Professional Soccer will hold its second draft of college players on Friday at the NSCAA Convention in Philadelphia. This year's draft is deep with two Olympic gold-medalists, Tobin Heath and Lauren Cheney, expected to go early. Does Atlanta go with one of them or select local product, Kelley O'Hara, the 2009 Soccer America Player of the Year from Stanford?

FIRST ROUND
1. Atlanta Beat, Tobin Heath, North Carolina, M
Most skillful player in draft.

2. Boston Breakers, Lauren Cheney, UCLA, F
Breakers' top pick a year ago, Olympic teammate Amy Rodriguez, disappointed and was traded to Philadelphia for No. 2 pick.

3. FC Gold Pride, Kelley O'Hara, Stanford, F
Moves across the bay to Pride's new home in Castro Valley/Hayward.

4. Chicago Red Stars, Whitney Engen, North Carolina, D
Won three national titles with the Tar Heels.

5. Los Angeles Sol, Brittany Taylor, Connecticut, D
Recovered from knee injury that sidelined her in 2008.

6. Sky Blue FC, Casey Nogueira, North Carolina, F
Terrible regular season may have dropped her three spots.

7. Washington Freedom, Nikki Washington, North Carolina, M
Top winger in the draft but coming off a knee injury.

8. Los Angeles Sol, Ali Riley, Stanford, D
Grew up in Southern California but represents New Zealand internationally.

9. Los Angeles Sol, Kara Lang, UCLA, M/F
With third first-round pick Sol can take a chance on Lang, injured last fall.

10. FC Gold Pride, Michelle Enyeart, Portland, M/F
Gets to play with former Portland alum Christine Sinclair.

11. Boston Breakers, Becky Edwards, Florida State, M
Played for Breakers coach Tony DiCicco on 2008 U.S. Under-20 World Cup championship team.

SECOND ROUND
12. FC Gold Pride #
13. Philadelphia Independence
14. Los Angeles Sol #
15. Chicago Red Stars
16. Boston Breakers
17. Saint Louis Athletica #
18. Washington Freedom
19. Saint Louis Athletica
20. FC Gold Pride #
 
THIRD ROUND
21. Atlanta Beat
22. Los Angeles Sol #
23. Atlanta Beat #
24. Chicago Red Stars
25. Los Angeles Sol #
26. Sky Blue FC
27. Washington Freedom
28. Saint Louis Athletica
29. Sky Blue FC #

FOURTH ROUND
30. Atlanta Beat
31. Philadelphia Independence
32. FC Gold Pride
33. Chicago Red Stars
34. Boston Breakers
35. Sky Blue FC
36. Washington Freedom
37. Saint Louis Athletica
38. Los Angeles Sol

FIFTH ROUND
39. Atlanta Beat
40. Philadelphia Independence
41. FC Gold Pride
42. Chicago Red Stars
43. Boston Breakers
44. Sky Blue FC
45. Washington Freedom
46. Saint Louis Athletica
47. Los Angeles Sol

SIXTH ROUND
48. Atlanta Beat
49. Philadelphia Independence
50. FC Gold Pride
51. Chicago Red Stars
52. Boston Breakers
53. Sky Blue FC
54. Washington Freedom
55. Saint Louis Athletica
56. Los Angeles Sol

SEVENTH ROUND
57. Atlanta Beat
58. Philadelphia Independence
59. FC Gold Pride
60. Chicago Red Stars
61. Boston Breakers
62. Sky Blue FC
63. Washington Freedom
64. Saint Louis Athletica
65. Boston Breakers #

 



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