MLS Academy alumni in college: Pt. 2

MLS Academy alumni in college: Pt. 2
by Travis Clark
March 3, 2021

Below is part two of a look at the MLS Academy alumni set to contribute in the spring season for men's Division I season.

Check out part one in case you missed it.

New York City FC: M Veljko Petkovic, Pittsburgh

The good work of the NYCFC Academy has not just sent players to the first team, but high-level players in the college game. Petkovic had an excellent season in the fall campaign and is a critical player as the Panthers seek a deep NCAA tournament run. Benalcazar anchors the Wake back line and is another top player in the college game.

Others to Know: F Jonathan Jimenez (North Carolina), M Joe Suchecki (Maryland), D Nico Benalcazar (Wake Forest), M Filip Mirkovic (Pittsburgh), GK Johan Penaranda (Florida International), M Dante Polvara (Georgetown), GK Alex Rando (Virginia)

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