Two Premier Development League (PDL) players on IMG Academy Bradenton’s team, Elijah Martin and Andrew Wolverton, received honorable mention recognition yesterday from the USL Premier Development League during the seventh week of the season.
The 2013 PDL features elite collegiate soccer players on 64 teams within four conferences throughout the United States and Canada.
Martin (Fresno, Calif.), a defender for Cal Odyssey and member of the U.S. U-17 Men’s National Team, is ranked 13th in the IMG Academy top 150 club soccer players rankings.
Wolverton (Snelville, Ga.), a junior at Penn State and member of the U.S. U-20 Men’s National Team, plays goalkeeper and was named the 2009-2010 Southeastern Conference Goalkeeper of the year.
Martin and Wolverton will face the Mississippi Brilla alongside the IMG Academy Bradenton team at 4:30pm ET on Sunday, June 23 at home.