Pro Soccer Combine 2014

InfoSport's 14th annual Pro Soccer Combine took place January 7-9, 2014 at the Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch in the Bradenton/Sarasota area of Florida.

2014 Combine Player News

MLS SuperDraft selections: Daniel Jackson (Real Salt Lake), Michael Lisch (Houston Dynamo), Billy Knutsen (San Jose Earthquakes), Tolani Ibikunle (Colorado Rapids), Albert Edward (Colorado Rapids) and John Berner (Colorado Rapids)



InfoSport Pro Soccer Combine
2014 Coaching & Evaluation Staff:

  • Daryl Shore Real Salt Lake (MLS)
  • Tim Hanley Houston Dynamo (MLS)
  • John Pascarella Sporting KC (MLS)
  • Ezra Hendrickson Seattle Sounders (MLS)
  • Denis Hamlett Montreal Impact (MLS)
  • CJ Brown Chicago Fire (MLS)
  • Jesse Myers Former USL Pro Head Coach
  • Steve Widdowson Harrisburg City Islanders (USLPro)
  • Justin Evans Pittsburgh Riverhounds (USLPro)
  • Brian Haynes Former NASL head and MLS assistant coach
  • Colin Clarke Carolina RailHawks (NASL)
  • Nic Platter Carolina RailHawks (NASL)
  • James Ritchie Kitsap Pumas (USL/PDL)
  • Mike Jeffries Des Moines Menace (USL/PDL)

InfoSport's 14th annual Pro Soccer Combine took place January 7-9, 2014 at the Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch in the Bradenton/Sarasota area of Florida.

Participants were paced through training and technical sessions, small-sided and full-field games by an unparalleled professional coaching staff headed by Daryl Shore, Real Salt Lake (MLS).

The scouting reports and player profile data for each player are made available to EVERY professional soccer team around the world through InfoSport's well-visted web site. The list of invited guests includes pro coaches, general managers, scouts and agents from around the world. Coaches from MLS, USL, NASL, MISL, other professional leagues and international teams are always in attendance to scout and evaluate players.

Draft-eligible college seniors, pro soccer veterans and qualified free agents seeking contracts in the MLS, USL, NASL, MISL, or any international league, may attend InfoSport's Pro Soccer Combine.

The data that is collected on each combine participant is paired with that individual's comprehensive soccer resume and written combine scouting report, to provide each player with the most comprehensive and credible written tools to market their soccer talents. These player reports are then made available by InfoSport to all MLS, USL, NASL, and MISL teams. In addition, international teams and agents have complete access to our online database of player profiles.

Please take the time to search this site. You can also find answers to many of the frequently-asked questions. If you do not find what you are looking for, please email us at soccer@infosportinc.com


Current and Past InfoSport Pro Soccer Combine Staff Members:

Staff Member Team / Affiliation
Daryl Shore Real Salt Lake (MLS), Fort Lauderdale Strikers (NASL) & Chicago Fire (MLS)
Brian Bliss Kansas City Wizards (MLS)
Chris Brown Richmond Kickers former player (A-League) / USF Coach (NCAA)
CJ Brown Real Salt Lake & Chicago Fire (MLS)
Jon Bush Chicago Fire & US National Team Goalkeeper
Ed Carvacho Columbus Crew (MLS)
Jeff Cassar Professional Goalkeeper and MLS Coach (Real Salt Lake, MLS)
Colin Clarke Puerto Rico Islanders & Carolina Railhawks (NASL)
John Cone Kansas City Wizards (MLS)
Leigh Cowlishaw Richmond Kickers (USL)
Jim Curtin Chicago Fire & Philadelphia Union (MLS)
John Dugan Atlanta Silverbacks (A-League)
Justin Evans Pittsburgh Riverhounds (USL)
Marco Ferruzzi FC Dallas (MLS)
Robin Fraser Real Salt Lake, Chivas (MLS)
Hunter Gilstrap Pittsburgh Riverhounds GK (USL Pro)
Diego Gutierrez Philadelphia Union (MLS)
Denis Hamlett Chicago Fire, Vancouver Whitecaps, Montreal Impact (MLS)
Tim Hanley Houston Dynamo (MLS)
Brian Haynes FC Dallas (MLS) & Atlanta Silverbacks (NASL)
Ezra Hendrickson Seattle Sounders (MLS)
Aron Hyde Chicago Fire (MLS)
Mike Jeffries Chicago Fire (MLS)/Des Moines Menace (PDL)
Mo Johnston NY/NJ Metrostars/Toronto FC (MLS)
Brian Kamler Real Salt Lake (MLS)
David Kammarman NY/NJ Metrostars Assistant Coach (MLS)
Art Kramer Milwaukee Wave (MISL)
Manny Lagos NSC Minnesota (NASL)
Mike Lapper Columbus Crew (MLS)
Ricardo Lopes Fort Lauderdale Strikers (MLS)
Amos Magee Portland Timbers (MLS)
David Mahoney Chicago Fire Goalkeeper (MLS)
Mike Matkovich Toronto FC (MLS)
Des McAleenan NY/NJ Metrostars (MLS)
Shawn McDonald Virginia Beach Mariners (A-League)
Peter Mellor Real Salt Lake (MLS)
Kevin Mooney Louisiana Outlaws (PDL)
John Murphy New England Revolution & Colorado Rapids (MLS)
Jesse Myers Rochester Rhinos & Richmond Kickers (USL)
Omid Namazi St. Louis Steamers (MISL)
Nic Platter Carolina RailHawks (NASL)
John Pascarella Sporting KC (MLS)
Ed Puskarich Texas Spurs Head Coach (PDL), former MLS Assistant Coach
Craig Reynolds Chicago Fire (MLS)
James Ritchie Kitsap Pumas (USL)
Remi Roy New England Revolution (MLS)
Bill Sedgewick Rochester Rhinos (USL)
Mike Sorber Montreal Impact (MLS)
Larry Sunderland USSF/Chicago Fire
David Tenney Kansas City Wizards (MLS)
Zach Thornton Chicago Fire & US National Team Goalkeeper
John Trask Dallas Burn/DC United (MLS)
Steve Trittschuh Colorado Rapids (MLS)
Perry Vanderbeck Tampa Bay Mutiny (MLS)
Todd Wawrousek Vancouver Whitecaps (USL)
Adrian Whitbread Puerto Rico Islanders (NASL)
Steve Widdowson Harrisburg City Islanders (USL)
Gwynne Williams New England Revolution (MLS)
Richie Williams Red Bull NY (MLS)

Alumni Watch:



Brad Stisser
Loyola Marymount
(InfoSport 2010)
AC St. Louis (NASL) 2010
Rochester Rhinos (USL Pro) 2011
Charlotte Eagles (USL Pro) 2012
Atlanta Silverbacks (NASL) 2013



Jason Pelletier
Robert Morris University
(InfoSport 2008)
Harrisburg City Islanders, USL Pro, 2008-2013



Michal Mravec
University of AL-Birmingham
(InfoSport 2011)
Sporting KC, MLS, 2011 Draft Pick
FC Emmen, Netherlands, 2011-12
MŠK Žilina. Slovakia, 2013



Anthony Allison
Wilmington U (DE)
(InfoSport 2010)
PR Islanders (USL) 2010
IFK Sundsvall (Sweden) 2011
Härnösands FF (Sweden) 2012
UMEA FC (Sweden) 2012



Hunter Gilstrap
Clemson University
(InfoSport 2006)
Pittsburgh Riverhounds (USL Pro)
2010-2013
2012 InfoSport Combine Staff



Bouna Coundoul
University at Albany
(InfoSport 2005)
Colorado Rapids, MLS
New York Red Bull, MLS
Vaasan Palloseura (Finnish Premier Division) 2012
EN Paralimni (Cyprus) 2012-13



Anthony Arena
Wake Forest
(InfoSport 2013)
Houston Dynamo (MLS) 2013



Danleigh Borman
U of Rhode Island
(InfoSport 2008)
New York Red Bull, MLS
Toronto FC (MLS) 2011
Supersport (S. America) 2012-13



Ryan Thompson
University of Tampa
(InfoSport 2010)
Shamrock Rovers (Ireland) 2011-12
Väsby United (Sweden) 2012