February 1, 2017
Revolution's Angking with U.S. U-17 team
New England Revolution Academy midfielder Isaac Angking has been called in to the U.S. U-17 national team for the Spring Semester of the U.S. Soccer Residency Program in Bradenton, Fla., the team announced Wednesday.
Angking is among 32 players named to the program, and among 28 returning from the 2016 Fall Semester. The U-17 team is preparing for the CONCACAF U-17 World Cup qualifying tournament in Panama April 14-May 8.
Angking, from Providence, R.I., has made 70 appearances (17 goals, 16 assists) in four seasons with the Academy. Angking played in friendlies against Costa Rica, plus an international camp in Jamaica and the 13th annual Nike International Friendlies, the U.S. U-17s capturing the title for the first time since 2013.
Angking spent time in Bradenton for a U-15 national team camp in November 2015. Angking has also been selected for the Generation adidas ESP event in August, where he played and trained with other MLS Academy players and Bayern Munich’s Academy. He was called in for a U.S. U-15 camp in Bradenton in December 2014 and a U.S. U-14 National camp in Carson, Calif., in August 2014.
U.S. U-17 Men's National Team Roster
• GOALKEEPERS (4): Alexander Budnik (Sockers FC; Arlington Heights, Ill.), Justin Garces (Kendall SC; Miami, Fla.), Quantrell Jones (Baltimore Celtic; Baltimore, Md.), David Ochoa (Real Salt Lake AZ; Casa Grande, AZ.)
• DEFENDERS (11): Carlos Asensio (Atlanta United; Roswell, Ga.), Ethan Bartlow (Crossfire Premier; Woodinville, Wash.), Christopher Gloster (New York Red Bulls; Montclair, N.J.), Jaylin Lindsey (Sporting Kansas City; Charlotte, N.C.), Carlo Ritaccio (BW Gottschee; Westbury, N.Y.), James Sands (New York City FC; Rye, N.Y.), Tyler Shaver (Beachside SC; Greenwich, Conn.), Nicholas Slonina (Chicago Fire; Addison, Ill.), Arturo Vasquez (FC Golden State; Mira Loma, Calif.), Chandler Vaughn (D.C. United; Woodbridge, Va.), Tristan Weber (Unattached; San Clemente, Calif.)
• MIDFIELDERS (9): George Acosta (Weston FC; Hollywood, Fla.), Isaac Angking (New England Revolution; Providence, R.I.), Grayson Barber (Sporting Kansas City; Blythewood, S.C.), Taylor Booth (Real Salt Lake AZ; Eden, Utah), Blaine Ferri (Solar Chelsea SC; Southlake, Texas), Marcelo Palomino (Houston Dynamo; Houston, Texas), Indiana Vassilev (IMG Academy; Savannah, Ga.), Adrian Villegas (Portland Timbers; Hood River, Ore.), Akil Watts (IMG Academy; Fort Wayne, Ind.)
• FORWARDS (8): Ayo Akinola (Toronto FC; Brampton, Ont.), Matthew Hundley (Real Colorado; Littleton, Colo.), Zyen Jones (Atlanta United; Clarkston, Ga.), Alejandro Pereira (Orlando City FC; Oviedo, Fla.), Bryan Reynolds Jr. (FC Dallas; Little Elm, Texas), William Sands (New York City FC; Rye, N.Y.), Joshua Sargent (Scott Gallagher Missouri; O’Fallen, Mo.), Tonny Temple (IMG Academy; Millville, Pa.)