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U.S. Soccer: Beasley, Convey head U-23 roster
January 31st, 2002 12AM
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Coach Glenn Myernick has named an 18-man roster for the U.S. U-23 team's Feb. 1-14 Europe tour. The team, which will try to qualify for the 2004 Olympic tournament (a U-23 competition), currently comprises of players under age 21. The squad named by Myernick, which will play at the Madeira International Tournament in Portugal and in a friendly in Italy, is led by six players with MLS experience: DaMarcus Beasley (Chicago Fire), Bobby Convey (D.C. United), Kyle Beckerman (Colorado), D.J. Countess (MetroStars), Devin Barclay (San Jose) and defender Jose Burciaga (Kansas City). It also includes three Project-40 signees who will enter the 2002 MLS SuperDraft: Brad Davis (Saint Louis University), Kelly Gray (Portland) and Kyle Martino (Virginia). U.S. Under- 23 Men's Roster (Portugal/Italy Tour Feb. 1-14) Goalkeepers: D.J. Countess (MetroStars/MLS), Doug Warren (Clemson) Defenders: Nelson Akwari (UCLA), Jose Burciaga (Kansas City/MLS), Philip Salyer (Werder Bremen/Germany), David Stokes (UNC), Chris Wingert (St. JohnÆs U.), Alex Yi (UCLA) Midfielders: DaMarcus Beasley (Chicago/MLS), Kyle Beckerman (Colorado), Brian Carroll (Wake Forest), Bobby Convey (D.C. United/MLS), Brad Davis (St. Louis U./P-40), Kyle Martino, Kyle (U. Virginia), Forwards: Devin Barclay (San Jose/MLS), Alecko Eskandarian (U. of Virginia), Kelly Gray, Kelly (U. of Portland), Nate Jaqua (U. of Portland) Head Coach: Glenn Myernick, Assistant Coach: Dan Donigan, Goalkeeper Coach: Peter Mellor

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