Sporting KC Drafts Mikey Lopez

Mikey Lopez with Don Garber
Mikey Lopez was selected by Sporting Kansas City with the 14th overall pick (1st round) of the MLS SuperDraft.

College (North Carolina): Spent two seasons at North Carolina … Started all 21 matches he appeared in during 2012 and scored two goals and one assist … In 2011 he was voted the ACC Freshman of the Year after appearing in 25 matches (21 starts) and scoring three goals four assists.

US National Team: Regular call-up on the US Under-20 national team … U.S. Under-18 National Team member during two training camps (February and April) … Participated in two U.S. Under-18 National Team trips to Argentina and Portugal … Member of the U.S. Under-15 training camp in 2008.

He’ll wear the new jerseys featuring Ivy Funds, new shirt sponsors announced today as well.