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Major League Soccer Combine 2017

The 2017 MLS Player Combine was held at the StubHub Center in Carson, California from January 8-12, with the physical tests taking place on January 7. A total of 73 players were invited to the Combine, though two did not participate in any of the fitness tests.


The table below lists the top 10 performances in each of the three tests, 30-meter speed test, a vertical jump and 5-10-5 agility test. See the all time best performances.

Speed Test (30-meter dash)

rank Name School Position Time (seconds)
1 Jakob Nerwinski UConn D 3.87
2 Miles Robinson Syracuse D 3.88
  Guillermo Delgado Delaware F 3.88
4 Zeiko Lewis Boston College F 3.89
  Chris Odoi-Atsem Maryland D 3.89
6 Dominic Oduro [Int'l Invitee] D 3.90
  Brian Wright Vermont F 3.90
8 Niko Hansen New Mexico F 3.91
9 Abu Danladi UCLA F 3.92
  Ethan Kutler   Colgate F 3.92

Agility Test (5-10-5 shuttle)

rank Name School Position Time (seconds)
1 Zeiko Lewis Boston College F 4.20
  Ethan Kutler Colgate F 4.20
3 Chris Odoi-Atsem Maryland D 4.22
4 Jakob Nerwinski UConn D 4.25
5 Dominic Oduro [Int'l Invitee] D 4.28
6 Eddie Sanchez Portland M 4.30
7 Daniel Johnson Louisville M 4.31
8 Robby Sagel Penn State D 4.32
9 Julian Gressel Providence M 4.33
10 Marcus Epps USF F 4.34

Power Test (vertical jump)

rank Name School Position Height (inches)
1 Chris Odoi-Atsem Maryland D 36.5 (92.7cm)
2 Miles Robinson Syracuse D 34.5
  Jakob Nerwinski UConn D 34.5
4 Niko Hansen New Mexico F 33.5
5 Marcus Epps USF F 32.5
  Nick Depuy UCSB F 32.5
  Jonathan Lewis Akron M 32.5
8 Guillermo Delgado Delaware F 32
9 Aaron Jones Clemson D 31
  Ethan Kutler Colgate F 31

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