Empire United is working hard on strengthen their squad for the upcoming spring season. David Develder’s team signed up three experience players.
Ohio Wesleyan University senior Brian Schaefer (Chatham, N.J.) was named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-America teams, it was announced Thursday evening by the NSCAA.
Schaefer, a forward, was a second-team All-America pick.
Schaefer, the North Coast Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year, led the Bishops in scoring with 15 goals and 11 assists. His 15 goals ranked second in the NCAC, his 11 assists led the conference, his 41 points shared the league lead, and his 4 game-winning goals tied for third in the NCAC.
Daniel Giraldo a three year starter at Drew University on their back line. Named to the 2014 Fall Landmark Academic Honor Roll and Capital One Academic All-District Team.
Matthew Heitmann two-time all-conference selection, he has started on the back line in 56 of 58 career matches for William Patterson. Matthew has played for Go-Soccer and started for FC Motown 2 years ago.