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2012 MLS Rookie of the Year, Fair Play awards announced

19 November 11:10 am

2012 MLS Rookie of the Year, Fair Play awards announced

By Mark Norris

Chicago's Austin Berry was named 2012 Rookie of the Year on Monday morning. Of interest to FC Dallas fans is how rookie defender Matt Hedges did. The top five of voting was released to MLSSoccer.com and there's no Matt Hedges.

PLAYER % Club Votes % Media Votes % Player Votes WEIGHTED TOTAL
1. Austin Berry (CHI) 51.79 56.92 31.96 140.67
2. Nick DeLeon (DC) 25 26.15 22.68 73.83
3. Darren Mattocks (VAN) 7.14 4.62 14.43 26.19
4. Luis Silva (TOR) 10.71 1.54 7.22 18.93
5. Connor Lade (NY) 0 1.54 7.22 8.76

Chicago's Logan Pause won the XBox Fair Play Award for individuals with just 11 fouls and no caution cards for the season. 

The New England Revolution won the team XBox Fair Play Award.

What are your thoughts on the first batch of MLS awards?