LA Galaxy 2012 Supplemental Draft Picks

LA add five players through Supplemental Draft

First Round (19th overall) - Bryan Gaul (Bradley University)

POSITION: Forward
HEIGHT: 6-5
WEIGHT: 202
DATE OF BIRTH: 08/10/1989
HOMETOWN: Naperville, Ill.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: NSCAA All-Midwest Region; All- Missouri Valley Conference; second in Missouri Valley Conference in scoring
2010: All-Missouri Valley Conference in first year as forward. Began collegiate career as midfielder, then moving to fullback

Club/National Team
Chicago Magic
2006: Won Super-Y League national championship

WATCH: Bryan Gaul Highlights


Second Round (38th overall) - Rafael Garcia (Cal St Northridge)

POSITION: Midfielder
HEIGHT: 5-6
WEIGHT: 150
DATE OF BIRTH: 12/19/1988
HOMETOWN: Canoga Park, Calif.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2011: All-Big West Conference First Team; missed first six matches to knee injury
2008: Suffered season-ending injury in opening game

WATCH: Rafael Garcia Highlights


Third Round (57th overall) - Yuri Gorentzvaig (Flamengo, Brazil)

POSITION: Forward
HEIGHT: 6-2
WEIGHT: 178
DATE OF BIRTH: 06/26/1990
HOMETOWN: São Paulo, Brazil

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2011: Played in Paulista A3 with Flamengo
2010: Named Best Player of Nike SP Cup
2010: Selected to Nike Cup “Achance” – six players chosen from a group of 6,000 competitors in Brazil to attend the final tournament in England

WATCH: Yuri Gorentzvaig Highlights


Fourth Round (62nd overall) - Stephen Posa (University of San Diego)

POSITION: Forward
HEIGHT: 5-9
WEIGHT: 160
DATE OF BIRTH: 08/31/1990
HOMETOWN: San Diego, CA

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010: Started all 19 of USD's games, while being named second-team All-WCC... Posted goals against San Diego State (Sept. 5) and Loyola Marymount (Oct. 22), a game-winner... Notched four assists on the year, which was second on the team... Had eight points total, good for fourth on the team... Took 32 shots, with 17 shots on goal.
2009: Started 16 of the 19 games he appeared in as a sophomore... Recorded his first-career goal against Wisconsin (Sept. 11)... Also scored against Portland (Oct. 9)... Tallied assists against Gonzaga (Oct. 11), Saint Mary's (Oct. 16), and Loyola Marymount (Oct. 22)... Finished the season with seven points, which was fourth-best on the team... Took 22 shots with 10 shots on goal.
2008: Made 19 appearances with 16 starts for the Toreros... Named to the WCC All-Freshman team... Took 18 shots and seven shots on goal.


Fourth Round (76th overall) - Justin Davies (San Diego State University)

POSITION: Defender
HEIGHT: 5-9
WEIGHT: 160
DATE OF BIRTH: 05/29/1988
HOMETOWN: San Diego, CA

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

College
2010: All-Pac-10 (Honorable Mention)
2010: Courtyard Marriott San Diego Central All-Tournament Team
2009: All-Pac-10 (Honorable Mention)