[ADIDAS MLS COMBINE]The adidas MLS Combine isn't like the NFL combines, where a player's time in the 40-yard dash can make or break him, but the 2011 combine in Lauderhill, Fla., did include performance testing in three areas: speed (a 30-meter sprint); agility (a shuttle run of five meters, then 10 meters, then five meters); and power (a vertical leap). The star was High Point's Karo Okiomah, who finished first in the sprint and vertical leap and was third in the agility test. For the top five results ...
SPEED (30-meter sprint): Karo Okiomah (High Point); Sam Garza (UC Santa Barbara); Brian Ownby (Virginia); R.J. Allen (Monmouth); Lucky Mkosana (Dartmouth)
AGILITY (5-10-5 run):Dom Dwyer (USF); Andrew Duran (Creighton); Karo Okiomah (High Point); Casey Townsend (Maryland); Diogo de Almeida (SMU)
POWER (vertical leap):Karo Okiomah (High Point); Darren Mattocks (Akron); Babayele Sodade (UAB); Kelyn Rowe (UCLA); Sam Garza (UC Santa Barbara).