TEAM

North Carolina FC

About

USL League One member, North Carolina FC, will be back in the 2024 version of TST. They will once again be playing on their home pitch and in front of their home fans. Will that be enough to propel them out of the group and towards the $1 million?

Meet
North Carolina FC

TEAM ROSTER

Player Austin Da Luz
Austin Da Luz

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Wake Forest University (2006-2009), New York Red Bulls (2010-2011), DC United (2011), Orlando City SC (2014), North Carolina FC (2012-2019)

Player Ben Speas
Ben Speas

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

Columbus Crew, Minnesota United, Indy Eleven, North Carolina FC

Player Beth Baker
Beth Baker

Role

Content

Player Brian Farber
Brian Farber

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

NCFC, Portland Timbers, Houston Dynamo, Minnesota United, San Diego Sockers, California Cougars

Player Brian Shriver
Brian Shriver

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

UNC Chapel Hill, Fort Lauderdale Strikers, Carolina Railhawks, Tampa Bay Rowdies, North Carolina FC, Jacksonville Armada, Richmond Kickers

Player Cesar Elizondo
Cesar Elizondo

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Saprissa, Buriram United, Carolina RailHawks, San Antonio Scorpions, Pérez Zeledón, San Antonio FC, Pérez Zeledón, Costa Rica National Team

Player Cory Elenio
Cory Elenio

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Columbus Crew, Carolina Railhawks, Syracuse Silver Knights

Player Curt Johnson
Curt Johnson

Role

GM

Player Dewan Bader
Dewan Bader

Role

Head Coach

Player Drew Beckie
Drew Beckie

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

University of Denver , Columbus Crew MLS, Ottawa Fury, Carolina Railhawks , Jacksonville Armada, Kuopion Palloseura, OK Energy FC, El Paso Locomotive, Atletico Ottawa

Player Dylan Hundelt
Dylan Hundelt

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Utica City FC

Player George Acosta
George Acosta

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Weston FC, Estudiantes De La Plata, NCFC, Boca Jrs, Inter Miami, Cortulua FC

Player German Gonzalez
German Gonzalez

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Mens USA Fustal National Team, San Diego Sockers

Player Graham Smith
Graham Smith

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Pittsburgh Panthers (2012-13), USF Bulls (2014-16), North Carolina FC

Player Griffin Meyer
Griffin Meyer

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

Colorado College

Player Henry Gutierrez
Henry Gutierrez

Role

Asst Coach

Player Kraig Chiles
Kraig Chiles

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

San Diego Sockers

Player Kupono Low
Kupono Low

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

North Carolina FC, California State University, California Gold, Syracuse Salty Dogs, Sligo Rovers, Virginia Beach Mariners, Carolina RailHawks

Player Michael Callahan
Michael Callahan

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

University of North Carolina, Austin Aztex FC, Richmond Kickers

Player Nazmi Albadawi
Nazmi Albadawi

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Palestine Men's National Team, FC Cincinnati, North Carolina FC

Player Nic Platter
Nic Platter

Position

Goalkeeper

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Highest Level Played

University of California at Davis, Sacramento Knights, Minnesota Thunder, Carolina RailHawks, Fort Lauderdale Strikers

Player Peter Roberts Jr.
Peter Roberts Jr.

Role

Content

Player Renan Gorni Silva
Renan Gorni Silva

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

Botafogo F.R., AD Confiança, Remo, Novorizontino.

Player Rick King
Rick King

Role

Asst Coach

Player Samuel Brotherton
Samuel Brotherton

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Sunderland AFC, North Carolina FC, Auckland City FC, Forward Madison FC

Player Steven Miller
Steven Miller

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

North Carolina FC, Tulsa Roughnecks, Wilmington Hammerheads, Jammerbugt FC, Colgate University

Player Tiyiselani Shipalane
Tiyiselani Shipalane

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

DC United, Carolina Railhawks, North Carolina FC, Harrisburg City Islanders, Michigan Bucks, Lindsey Wilson College

Player Tom Heinemann
Tom Heinemann

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

Rockhurst University, Charleston Battery, Carolina RailHawks, Columbus Crew, Vancouver Whitecaps FC, Ottawa Fury, Tampa Bay Rowdies, San Francisco Deltas, Penn FC

Player Wellington Paeckart
Wellington Paeckart

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Flamengo, Fort Lauderdale Strikers, Real Salt Lake, Rayo OKC, San Antonio, North Carolina FC

Player William Schuler
William Schuler

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

UNC Chapel Hill, Hammarby IF, San Jose Earthquakes, Vancouver Whitecaps II, Carolina Railhawks, NCFC

Player William Vanzela
William Vanzela

Position

Goalkeeper

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Highest Level Played

Italian Mens 7v7 National Team

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