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League Two Stars Named to United Soccer Coaches Players to Watch

By Staff, 08/14/23, 3:00PM EDT


The standouts from the 2023 League Two season are set to take the NCAA season by storm

Stas Korzeniowski plays in the League Two Final against Lionsbridge FC // Photo courtesy of Blake Dahlin

This season, USL League Two stars from 2023 are going to dominate the NCAA landscape. Ahead of the Division I season beginning in August, United Soccer Coaches listed players that are set to perform well in the 2023 season. As no surprise, the list is littered with players coming off stellar seasons in USL League Two.

The United Soccer Coaches All-Americans returning to college are Ballard FC's Leo Burney, who will play for Pennsylvania this season, and Des Moines Menace's Eliot Goldthorp, who is returning to Hofstra.

Read the full list below:


Casper Mols - FC Tucson - University of Kentucky

Leroy Zeller - Asheville City SC - UC Santa Barbara



Hugo Bacharach - Flint City Bucks - Indiana University

Zack Barrett - Vermont Green FC - University of Vermont

Hesron Barry - Seacoast United Phantoms - University of Wisconsin, Green Bay

Thomas Beecham - Redlands FC - California Baptist University

Max Broughton - Nona FC - West Virginia University

Leo Burney - Ballard FC - University of Pennsylvania

Brendan Clark - FC Tucson - University of California, Riverside

Pierce Infuso - Long Island Rough Riders - Hostra University

Franc Gamiz Quer - Asheville City SC - Elon University

Makel Rasheed - Asheville City SC - Xavier University

Joel Sangwa - Nona FC - University of Akron

Bjarne Thiesen - Long Island Rough Riders - West Virginia University



Alessandro Arlotti - Ocean City Nor'Easters - Harvard University

Eliot Goldthorp - Des Moines Menace - Hofstra University

Alexander Levengood - Vermont Green FC - San Diego State University

Filip Mirkovic - Long Island Rough Riders - University of Pittsburgh

Lineker Rodrigues dos Santos - AHFC Royals - University of Memphis

Marc Torrellas - Chicago City SC - Loyola University Chicago

Scott Vatne - Asheville City SC - Elon University

Kian Yari - Long Island Rough Riders - Missouri State University



Palmer Ault - Flint City Bucks - Butler University

Finn Ballard McBride - Long Island Rough Riders - University of Kentucky

David Bercedo - NC Fusion - University of North Carolina

Taylor Calheira - Christos FC - University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Simon Carlson - Asheville City SC - Georgia State University

Ryan Carmichael - Long Island Rough Riders - Hofstra University

AJ Franklin - Chicago City SC - Drake University

Eli Goldman - Minneapolis City SC - University of New Hampshire

Josemir Gomez - Flint City Bucks - IUPUI

Alec Hughes - Western Mass Pioneers - University of Massachusetts

Emil Jaaskelainen - FC Motown - Long Island University

Stas Korzeniowski - Ballard FC - University of Pennsylvania

Peter Mangione - Christos FC - Penn State University

Brandon Morales - Twin City Toucans - University of North Carolina Charlotte

Jamar Ricketts - Ventura County Fusion - California State University, Northridge

Charlie Sharp - AFC Ann Arbor - Western Michigan University

Jason Shokalook - Flint City Bucks - University of Akron

Tyrese Spicer - Des Moines Menace - Lipscomb University

Mouhameth Thiam - PDX FC - University of Virginia

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