More than 40 invitees will be divided into three squads and join the U.S. Under-20 National Team in the three-day, four-team round-robin tournament. The field of players was determined by a select panel of Division I college coaches in conjunction with representatives of MLS coaches. Abrahamson and El Bialy will both compete for the East squad.
Abrahamson and El Bialy were both first team All-Region selections, as well as second team All-BIG EAST picks. Abrahamson was also a Third Team NSCAA All-American, his second-consecutive All-America award.
GOALKEEPER: Michael Behonick (American University); DEFENDERS: Will Thornton (University of Connecticut), Rich Bradley (St. John’s University), Guy Abrahamson (Rutgers University); MIDFIELDERS: Anthony Curtis (University of Connecticut), Trevor Perea (Duke University), Donald McIntosh (Duke University), Sherif El Bialy (Rutgers University); FORWARDS: Damani Ralph (University of Connecticut), Matias Asorey (Florida International University), Phil Swenda (Seton Hall University), Machel Millwood (Towson University)
GOALKEEPER: Doug Warren (Clemson University); DEFENDERS: Tim Glowienka (University of South Carolina), Brent Jacquette (Penn State University), John Swann (Indiana University); MIDFIELDERS: Diego Walsh (Southern Methodist University), Matt Crawford (University of North Carolina), Ryan Mack (Indiana University), David Testo (University of North Carolina); FORWARDS: Jordan Quinn (University of South Carolina), Dimelon Westfield (Clemson University), Byron Carmichael (Marshall), Pat Noonan (Indiana University)
GOALKEEPER: Josh Saunders (University of California); DEFENDERS: Todd Dunivant (Stanford University), Tim Regan (Bradley University), Steve Lawrence (Marquette University), Jason Cole (St. Louis University); MIDFIELDERS: Ryan Futagaki (UCLA), Nick Walls (St. Louis University), Jack Jewsbury (St. Louis University), Andres Murriagui (Loyola Marymount University); FORWARDS: Mike Tranchilla (Creighton University), Tim Pierce (UCLA), Roger Levesque (Stanford University)