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Andrew Duran Newest Sounder With 15th Pick In Draft

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With the 15th pick in the MLS SuperDraft Seattle Sounders FC went with Creighton University's Andrew Duran. Duran a versatile defender played at the Combine as a rightback, centerback and right midfield. The senior player was rated as a top 10 defender by Maureci.

Duran is one of three Creighton players at the MLS Combine. The Missouri Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Year in 2011 as a medical red shirt senior. Normally slotted as a left CB in college he led the defense of one of the top defensive teams in the 2011 college season.

At 6'1" and 160 he'll need to fill out a bit. He was the 2006 National High School Player of the Year. The marketing major grew up in the Chicago area. He finished his college career with 1 goal and 2 assists over his five seasons with only 2011 being as a regular starter after the 2010 meniscus injury ended that season early.