MLS: 2001 SuperDraft (The 72 picks)

ACC players -- North Carolina's Chris Carrieri, Duke's Ali Curtis and Clemson's Mark Lisi -- went 1-2-3 in the 2001 MLS SuperDraft. Four foreigners went in the first round: New Zealand's Ryan Nelsen and Duncan Oughton, Bolivia's Joselito Vaca and Trinidad & Tobago's Craig Demmin. D.C. United, which entered draft weekend with no picks in the first two rounds, ended up with four picks in the top 15, having unloaded four starters from its 1999 MLS championship team: Tom Presthus, Jeff Agoos, Carlos Llamosa and Richie Williams. Here are the 72 picks: ROUND 1
PICK/TEAM PLAYER POS. LAST TEAM LEAGUE
1. San Jose Chris Carrieri F Univ. North Carolina College
2. Tampa Bay Ali Curtis F Duke Univ. College
3. D.C. United Mark Lisi M Clemson Univ. College
4. D.C. United Ryan Nelsen M Stanford Univ. College
5. Dallas Joselito Vaca M Oriente Petrolero Bolivia
6. Tampa Bay Craig Demmin D Rochester Rhinos A-League
7. Dallas Ryan Suarez D San Jose State College
8. D.C. United Santino Quaranta M Arch. Curley (Md.) H.S. High School
9. Los Angeles Brian Mullan F Creighton Univ. College
10. Columbus Duncan Oughton F Cal State Fullerton College
11. Los Angeles Isaias Bardales F San Jose State College
12. Kansas City Jose Burciaga D Duncanville (Texas) H.S. High School
ROUND 2
PICK/TEAM PLAYER POS. LAST TEAM LEAGUE
13. MetroStars Rodrigo Faria F NY/NJ Stars NJSA Champions League
14. Tampa Bay Devin Barclay F McDonogh (Md.) H.S. High School
15. D.C. United Bryan Namoff M Bradley Univ. College
16. Los Angeles Brian Ching F Spokane Shadow PDL
17. Colorado Stephen Herdsman D West Michigan Edge PDL
18. Miami Fusion Ali Ngon F Montreal Impact A-League
19. Dallas Edward Johnson F Flagler (Fla.) Palm Coast H.S. High School
20. San Jose Eddie Robinson D Univ. North Carolina College
21. New England Nick Downing D Univ. Maryland College
22. Los Angeles Robert Russell M Duke Univ. College
23. Chicago Justin Evans M Pittsburgh Riverhounds A-League
24. Kansas City Andrew Gregor M Seattle Sounders A-League
ROUND 3
PICK/TEAM PLAYER POS. LAST TEAM LEAGUE
25. Dallas Josue Mayard D Montreal Impact A-League
26. MetroStars Kerwyn Jemmott M Joe Public Trinidad & Tobago
27. Columbus Edson Buddle F Long Island Rough Riders A-League
28. D.C. United Craig Ziade D Univ. Richmond College
29. Chicago Jim Curtin D Villanova Univ. College
30. Columbus Kevin Adams D Joe Public Trinidad & Tobago
31. San Jose Craig Waibel D Seattle Sounders A-League
32. Colorado Ryan Lee D UCLA College
33. Chicago Henry Ring G Univ. South Carolina College
34. Tampa Bay Alberto Munoz M Miami Breakers PDL
35. Kansas City Ben Stafford F Wake Forest Univ. College
36. Colorado Eric Lukin F Ill.-Chicago College
ROUND 4
PICK/TEAM PLAYER POS. LAST TEAM LEAGUE
37. San Jose Fabio Eidelwein F Des Moines Menace PDL
38. Miami Greg Simmonds F Hershey Wildcats A-League
39. Columbus McKinley Tennyson F UCLA College
40. Miami Cory Gibbs D Brown Univ. College
41. Colorado Ryan Trout M Univ. Virginia College
42. New England Yari Allnutt M Rochester Rhinos A-League
43. Dallas Adam Zapala G Stanford Univ. College
44. Tampa Bay Adam Throop G Chicago PDL
45. Los Angeles Brent Rahim M Univ. Connecticut College
46. MetroStars Martin Klinger F NY/NJ Stars NJSA Champions League
47. New England Fernando Ortiz D Tahuichi Academy Bolivia
48. Kansas City Pablo Webster D Clemson Univ. College
ROUND 5
PICK/TEAM PLAYER POS. LAST TEAM LEAGUE
49. San Jose Cory Woolfolk F Stanford Univ. College
50. D.C. United Caleb Norkus F Univ. North Carolina College
51. Columbus Scott Powers M Brown Univ. College
52. Miami Teofilo Cubillas M Nova Southeastern College
53. New England Eric Pogue G Mid Michigan Bucks PDL
54. New England Shaun Tsakiris M UCLA College
55. Dallas Gary DePalma D Pittsburgh Riverhounds A-League
56. Tampa Bay Mersim Beskovic D Westchester Flames PDL
57. Los Angeles Alex Bengard M Cal State Dom. Hills College
58. MetroStars O'Neill Peart F Long Island Rough Riders A-League
59. Kansas City Narcisco Fernandes F Univ. Wisconsin College
60. Tampa Bay Hector Navarette D Westchester Flames PDL
ROUND 6
PICK/TEAM PLAYER POS. LAST TEAM LEAGUE
61. San Jose Jorge Martinez M San Jose State College
62. D.C. United T.J. Hannig G Indiana Univ. College
63. Columbus Phil Karn F Pittsburgh Riverhounds A-League
64. Miami Daouda Kante M Florida International College
65. Colorado John Carroll M Florida International College
66. New England Michael Feller D Univ. Virginia College
67. Dallas Miguel Saavedra F Milwaukee Trade & Tech. H.S. High School
68. Chicago Danny Risch F Central Coast Roadrunners PDL
69. Los Angeles Mike Potempa D Clemson Univ. College
70. MetroStars Russell Payne G Derry City Ireland
71. Dallas Roberto Najarro M UAB College
72. Kansas City Matt Cross G Brown Univ. College
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