It's been just under two months since the 2014 MLS draft, as last fall's college hopefuls learned their fate on draft day.
For some, it was a day to learn a new home, entering the draft with contract in hand. For most, it was a chance to prove themselves and earn a new contract.
In all, 77 picks were made. With the 2014 MLS season set to kick off on Saturday, it's an appropriate time to take a look at which players have earned contracts and which ones moved on:
1. GK Andre Blake, Philadelphia Union - Signed guaranteed Generation adidas contract before draft.
2. D Steve Birnbaum, D.C. United - Signed contract prior to MLS draft.
3. D Christian Dean, Vancouver Whitecaps - Signed guaranteed Generation adidas contract before draft.
4. M Steve Neumann, New England Revolution - Signed contract prior to MLS draft.
5. D Eric Miller, Montreal Impact - Signed Generation adidas contract guaranteed before draft.
6. M Tesho Akindele, FC Dallas - The Division II standout signed with FCD on Feb. 27.
7. M Andre Lewis, Vancouver Whitecaps - Loaned to the Whitecaps from the New York Cosmos after the draft.
8. D Damion Lowe, Seattle Sounders - Signed guaranteed Generation adidas contract before draft.
9. M JJ Koval, San Jose Earthquakes - Signed with the Quakes in mid-February.
11. F Patrick Mullins, New England Revolution - Signed contract prior to MLS draft.
12. M Marlon Hairston, Colorado Rapids - Signed guaranteed Generation adidas contract before draft.
13. D Marco Franco, Chicago Fire - The outside/center back signed with the Fire last week.
14. D Ben Sweat, Columbus Crew - The South Florida product signed with the Crew on Feb. 14.
15. M Pedro Ribeiro, Philadelphia Union - Signed with the club.
16. D AJ Cochran, Houston Dynamo - Signed guaranteed Generation adidas contract before draft.
17. F Schillo Tshuma, Portland Timbers - Signed guaranteed Generation adidas contract before draft.
18. D Ryan Neil, Real Salt Lake - Cut by RSL, signed with San Jose Earthquakes on Mar. 7.
19. D Grant Van De Casteele, Colorado Rapids - The national champion center back signed with MLS before the draft.
2. D Jimmy Ockford, Seattle Sounders FC - The center back signed with the Sounders and was loaned out to the New York Cosmos.
3. D Chris Duvall, New York Red Bulls - Signed with the club on March 7.
4. D Kyle Venter, LA Galaxy - Still with team, though no confirmation of signing.
5. M Daniel Lovitz, Toronto FC - Signed with the team this week and will head on loan to USL Pro affiliate Wilmington.
6. D Kevin Cope, Philadelphia Union - The center back was cut from the Union’s preseason camp.
7. D Taylor Peay, Portland Timbers - Signed with the club in January/Feb.
8. M Robbie Derschang, Philadelphia Union - Released during preseason training camp.
9. D Joe Sofia, San Jose Earthquakes - Signed with the Earthquakes on Mar. 7.
10. M Victor Munoz, D.C. United - Still in camp with United, likely to sign a contract.
11. F Mamadou Diouf, Vancouver Whitecaps - Signed with the club, and likely to be sent to Charleston, Vancouver’s USL Pro affiliate.
12. M Alec Sundly, New England Revolution - Signed with the club.
13. F Mark Sherrod, Houston Dynamo - Signed with the club
14. M Jared Watts, Colorado Rapids - Signed with the club.
15. M Eric Stevenson, New York Red Bulls - Signed with the club.
16. GK John Berner, Colorado Rapids - Signed with the club.
17. M Aaron Long, Portland Timbers - Signed with the club.
18. M George Malki, Montreal Impact - Injured during preseason.
19. F Adnan Gabeljic, Sporting KC - Still with the team as of first week of March. Likely a candidate to get signed and loaned to USL Pro affiliate.
1. M George Fochive, Portland Timbers - Signed for Portland alongside Aaron Long on Feb. 25.
2.F Kris Tyrpak, Chivas USA - Status unknown.
3. D Peter Schmetz, Sporting KC - The German center back has yet to sign a deal with SKC but has yet to be cut.
4. M Fifi Baiden, Columbus Crew - The holding midfielder was signed by Columbus on Feb. 14.
5. D Nicholas Walker, FC Dallas - The center back signed with FCD on Feb. 27.
6. D Richie Marquez, Philadelphia Union - Signed with the club.
7. M Adam Bedell, Columbus Crew - The Detroit alumnus signed with the Crew this past week.
8. M Alex Sweetin, Philadelphia Union - Cut by the Union during the first week of camp.
9. M A.J. Corrado, San Jose Earthquakes - Released following SJ’s trip to the Rose City Invitational in early March.
10. F Pete Caringi, Montreal Impact - Released from Montreal’s camp at the beginning of February.
11. D Tolani Ibikunle, Colorado Rapids - Released from Rapids camp in mid-February.
12. F Pierre Omanga, New England Revolution - Omanga was not retained after New England’s preseason slate ended.
13. M Michael Kafari, Vancouver Whitecaps - While he made it through the entire camp, reports indicate that Kafari won’t make the squad and is going on trial at Charleston.
14. M Aodhan Quinn, Philadelphia Union- Cut loose by the Union on March 3.
15. M Joey Dillon, Real Salt Lake - Status unknown.
16. GK Michael Lisch, Houston Dynamo - Signed with Houston on Feb. 26.
17. M Stefano Rijssel, Seattle Sounders - Let go from camp in early February.
18. M Zach Barnes, D.C. United - Released from D.C. camp on Feb. 13.
19. M Alex Martinez, Sporting KC - Signed with Sporting KC on March 4.
1. F Mackenzie Pridham, Vancouver Whitecaps - Injured during preseason and will return to the club when healthy. No contract yet.
2. D Michael Nwiloh, Chivas USA - Status unknown.
3. F Kene Eze, Toronto FC - Status unknown.
4. M Zach Bolden, Chicago Fire - Released by the Fire in Feb.
5. D Ronny Santos Mendoza, FC Dallas - Released by FC Dallas in Feb.
6. M Luca Gimenez, Philadelphia Union - Release by the Union in early Feb.
7. M Michael Calderon, Vancouver Whitecaps - Released by the Caps on Feb. 13.
8. M Kadeem Dacres, Chicago Fire - Released by the Fire. Playing for Harrisburg.
9. D Devante Dubose, San Jose Earthquakes - Released by the Quakes in Feb.
10. F Jordan Ongaro, Montreal Impact - Released by the Impact in Feb.
11.D Albert Edward, Colorado Rapids - No contract yet, but still on the team as of March 1.
12. D Travis Golden, D.C. United - Released by D.C. United on Feb. 13.
13. F Daniel Jackson, Real Salt Lake - Released by RSL in Feb. Then released by Fire on Feb. 14.
14. F Victor Chavez, Portland Timbers - Released by the Timbers on Feb. 14.
15. PASS (LA Galaxy)
16. M Nikita Kotlov, Portland Timbers - Released by the Timbers on Feb. 14.
17. GK Billy Knutsen, San Jose Earthquakes - Currently with the team but still unsigned.
18. M Bryan Ciesiulka, Chicago Fire - Released by the Fire on Feb. 14.
19. F Reinaldo Brenes, Sporting KC - Released by Sporting in early Feb.
20. M Fabio Pereira, Seattle Sounders - The midfielder signed with Seattle on March 6.