All-NPSL Team Announced

By August 2, 2016NPSL

The All-NPSL Team was voted on by members of the media that covered the NPSL regularly during the 2016 season. Private voting took place from July 24th – July 27th.  This award now includes First Team, Second Team, and Honorable Mention. Each team consists of a goalkeeper, four defenders, three midfielders, and three forwards.

First Team

GK Gregory Hartley, Chattanooga FC

D Luke Staats, Albion SC Pros

D Gabriel De Souza, Boston City FC

D Chris Riordan, Clarkstown SC Eagles

D Nicholas “Ebby” Lombardi, Sonoma County Sol

M Michael Bustamante, Boston City FC

M Brian Potocnik, AFC Cleveland

M Isaac “Nana” Addai, Rhode Island Reds

F Matt Clare, Albion SC Pros

F Simon Rawnsley, CD Aguiluchos USA

F Luke Winter, Chattanooga FC

Second Team

GK Vitor Scariot, Boston City FC

D Coletun Long, AFC Cleveland

D Andrew Santos, New Jersey Copa FC

D Jon Finlay, Chattanooga FC

D Lars Willemse, Dutch Lions FC NPSL

M Samuel Goni, Chattanooga FC

M Matthew Aldred, Chattanooga FC

M Skye Harter, AFC Cleveland

F Diego “Toluca” Lopez, Sonoma County Sol

F Leo De Smedt, Jacksonville Armada

F Ivan Berterame, New York Cosmos B

Honorable Mention

GK Jean Antoine, Albion SC Pros

D Ryan Zinkhan, Fredericksburg FC

D Sindre Welo, Chattanooga FC

D Jamal Lis-Simmons, Kingston Stockade FC

D Sebastian Capozucchi, New York Cosmos B

M Juan Hernandez, Chattanooga FC

M David Balyeat, Liverpool Warriors

M Franklin Castellanos, New York Cosmos B

F Carlos Acevedo, Dutch Lions FC NPSL

F Michael Creswick, Kingston Stockade FC

F Maximiliano Garcia, New Jersey Copa FC


The NPSL is a national league that operates in the 4th Division of the U.S. Soccer pyramid.  NPSL teams are eligible to participate in the U.S. Open Cup through their affiliation with the

U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) and the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA). The

NPSL remains one of the largest national leagues in North America.