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Bekker Signs With MLS




Jan. 14, 2013

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - Former men's soccer standout Kyle Bekker has signed a contract with Major League Soccer, ensuring that he will be available for Thursday's MLS SuperDraft.

Bekker, along with former teammates Charlie Rugg and Colin Murphy, are currently taking part in the 2013 adidas MLS Player Combine. The combine concludes on Tuesday in preparation of the Thursday SuperDraft.

The Oakville, Ontario product earned numerous accolades last season, including NSCAA All-South Atlantic First Team, All-ACC First Team and TopDrawerSoccer.com Team of the Season honors.

Bekker finished 2012 tied for the team lead with four assists and scored one goal. Three of his assists came in ACC action which ranked second in the conference. Bekker ranks second all-time at Boston College in assists (22), eighth in points (56) and 10th in goals (17).

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