The Spring Regional Rankings Update for 2017 continues with the Boys Class of 2020, which was released on Thursday. The updated regional ranking reflects the latest update to the IMG Academy Top 150 players, which was released on Monday.
Orlando City players Nico Diaz and Brennon Neff make the big jump in the Florida region with the spring update to the class of 2020. Diaz checks in at No. 15 while Neff is No. 17 in this update. They have been some of the key players for the team this season in their play in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy.
Baltimore Armour’s Theodore Ndje jumped from No. 17 in the rankings to No. 3 in the Mid Atlantic region for this update. Teammate Daniel Osuji debuts in the regional ranking at No. 4. The Baltimore Armour squad has been terrific this season and features a number of young, promising prospects. Virginia Development Academy goalkeeper James Anderson also moved up the rankings with this update. Anderson is No. 21 in the latest update.
Vardar’s Nick Navarre and Gianfranco Facchineri make the Great Lakes region top players list for the first time with the spring update. Navarre is No. 5 on the list for this update, and close to cracking the top 150 national list for the class of 2020. He has been terrific in goal for Vardar this season. Facchineri has been one of the most consistent players for Vardar this season and is No. 14 in the region for this update.
The De Anza Force trio of Brandon Cramblit, Eduardo Navarro, and Louis Rogers all moved up the rankings in the Northern California & Hawaii region. Cramblit, like Navarre, is close to cracking the national Top 150 for the class of 2020. He has been one of the best forwards in the Development Academy this season.
There are dozens other players added to the regional ranks for the spring update. Take a look at some of the newcomers from the Boys Class of 2020.
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