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FC Dallas selects defenders Nicholas Walker, Ronny Mendoza in Tuesday draft

21 January 1:50 pm

FC Dallas selects defenders Nicholas Walker, Ronny Mendoza in Tuesday draft

By Daniel Robertson

FC Dallas selected two defenders with their late-round 2013 SuperDraft selections on Tuesday afternoon.

With their third round pick, FCD chose Nicholas Walker, a defender out of Farleigh Dickinson University. From Trinidad and Tobago, Walker started 71 games over four years with the Knights and earned Northeast Conference Defender of the Year honors in 2013. Walker is a two-time NCAA Division I Men's All-North Atlantic Region First Team honoree.

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In the fourth round, FC Dallas selected Ecuadorian defender Ronny Santos Mendoza. Having appeared in 31 games with Ecuadorian first division side Manta FC over the last year, the 18-year-old Santos stands tall at 6-4 and was at the MLS Combine. Your highlight video: