Rob Lovejoy, TU Alumni, Drafted in 2nd Round of MLS Draft

Robbie Lovejoy, 91 Triangle United Gold, has become the first Triangle United player to be drafted by Major League Soccer (MLS).  Robbie was drafted in the 2nd round (36th player overall) by the Houston Dynamo.  Robbie played collegiately at UNC-Chapel Hill.  He is joining former UNC players Corey Ashe and Eddie Robinson with the Dynamo.

Congratulation to Robbie on this great accomplishment.  The club wishes him the best in this new endeavor.  Below are some articles regarding Robbie. 

  • Position: F
  • College: North Carolina
  • Pick acquired from DAL as part Je-Vaughn Watson trade (Feb 2013)

Player Combine Article

Draft Ticker Article

Houston Dynamo Article