Notable Emerald City FC Alumni

Achijah Berry

  • Attended University of Orgeon.
  • Position: defender
  • Played for Emerald City FC until U18
  • Helped ECFC team to 6 state championships – 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Region IV Champions 2006
  • Named club team MVP 2004 and 2005
  • Attended Region IV ODP camp 2005, 2006, 2007
  • WA State ODP member 2005, 2006,2008
  • Attended Seattle Academy for Arts and Sciences High School

Chris Blais

  • Chris played GK for ECFC M’88 Green.
  • He played four years at Michigan then transferred to South Florida.  He was 2011 NSCAA All-Northeast Region Third Team and was an Academic All-Big Ten Conference player from 2008 – 2010.
  • Chris was drafted in 2012 in the second round of the MLS draft (33rd pick overall) by San Jose.

Brooke Gilbert


Rodney Greiling

  • GK Seattle Sounders Academy U-18.
  • GK Region IV ’06, ’08 GK ODP 06-09 Washington State, three years as team captain.
  • Played for Emerald City FC ’06-’09, which won P1 division ’09.
  • Starting GK and team captain for Kentwood High School, ’09 First Team All-League and team Defensive MVP with 8 shutouts in 15 games.

Cody Jewet

  • Currently playing for the IMG Academy, Florida
  • Played for ECFC M95 Green

George John

  • Center Back for FC Dallas and eligible for US and Greek National teams.
  • University of Washington: leading the Huskies to back-to-back trips to the second round of the NCAA Tournament in 2006 and 2007. Among other honors he received, he was a three-time NSCAA/adidas All-Far West Region selection, a two-time first-team All-Pac-10 selection, an All-Pac-10 second-team honoree in 2006 and a two-time first-team NSCAA Scholar All-American.
  • Played for Emerald City FC for 5 years, from U11 to U16.
  • Attended Shorewood High School.

Aaron Kovar

  • Currently playing for the Seattle Sounders
  • Attended Stanford University in September 2012.
  • Currently a midfielder for the Seattle Sounders Academy U17/18 team.
  • Played for Emerald City FC from U11 to U16
  • Attends Garfield High School, Seattle, WA

Beka Kurle

  • Will be attending University of Portland, September 2011
  • Played for Emerald City FC until U17 when team migrated
  • National Team ID Camp
  • Region IV regional pool
  • WA State 93 ODP team for 5 years
  • ESPN High School All American, second team
  • Attended Kennedy High School, Burien, WA

Temryss Lane

  • Click here for Temryss wikipedia page

Jamie Rees

  • Attended Harvard
  • Position: midfielder
  • WA State ODP 2004-2008
  • Attended Garfield High School, Seattle, WA

Sean Russell

  • Attended Seattle Pacific University
  • ODP Region IV Camp 2006-2010
  • Played for Emerald City FC from 2002-2009
  • Attended Garfield High School, Seattle, WA

DeAndre Yedlin

  • Click here for DeAndres wikipedia page
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