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17 USL League Two players named to MAC Hermann Watchlist

By Staff, 08/24/23, 4:15PM EDT


Nearly half of all watchlist players competed in League Two in 2023

Stas Korzeniowski and Leo Burney, both named to the 2023 MAC Hermann Watchlist, embrace at the League Two Final // Photo Courtesy of Blake Dahlin

TAMPA - Today United Soccer Coaches announced the 37-player list of potential MAC Hermann Trophy winners playing for USL League Two clubs. 17 of them played in 

Last season, the MAC Hermann Trophy was won by Lane United FC's Duncan McGuire, who played the college season for Creighton University. 

Since the MAC Player of the Year and Hermann Trophy merged in 2002, 12 players in total have won the award while also having USL League Two experience - more than half of all men's award winners in that time. In 2022, all three finalists for the award had played in USL League Two the summer prior.

MAC Hermann Trophy Watchlist players from 2023 League Two Season

GK | Casper Mols - FC Tucson - University of Kentucky

D | Hugo Bacharach - Flint City Bucks - Indiana University

D | Leo Burney Ballard FC - University of Pennsylvania

D | Franc Gamiz Quer - Asheville City SC - Elon University

M | Eliot Goldthorp - Des Moines Menace - Hofstra University

M | Filip Mirkovic - Long Island Rough Riders - University of Pittsburgh

M | Lineker Rodrigues dos Santos - AHFC Royals - University of Memphis

M | Scott Vatne - Asheville City SC - Elon University

M | Kian Yari - Long Island Rough Riders - Missouri State University

F | Palmer Ault - Flint City Bucks - Butler University

F | Ryan Carmichael - Long Island Rough Riders - Hofstra University

F | Emil Jaaskelainen - FC Motown - Long Island University

F | Stas Korzeniowski - Ballard FC - University of Pennsylvania

F | Finn Ballard McBride - Long Island Rough Riders - University of Kentucky

F | Brandon Morales - Twin City Toucans - University of North Carolina, Charlotte

F | Charlie Sharp - AFC Ann Arbor - Western Michigan University

F | Tyrese Spicer - Des Moines Menace - Lipscomb University

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