March 23, 2011
Through standout performances at Development Academy Finals Week in 2009 and 2010, Kelyn Rowe’s stock rose. The U.S. U-20 MNT coaches kept their eyes on him during his freshman season at UCLA, during which he scored seven goals and led the team with 10 assists en route to being named the PAC-10 Freshman of the Year. Called into his first training camp in December 2010, Rowe has found himself an important part of the U.S. plans. One of only four college players on the roster for the CONCACAF U-20 Championship, the quick, crafty midfielder has emerged as a potential starter in a talented group.