The Chicago Red Stars grabbed UCLA Zakiya Bywaters forward with the top pick, while her Florida State counterpart Tiffany McCarty went second overall to the Washington Spirit. Boston College midfielder Kristie Lewis went third overall to FC Kansas City, while BYU defender Lindsi Lisonsbee-Cutshall (Sky Blue FC) and Florida state midfielder Casey Short (Boston Breakers) rounded out the top five picks.
With Orlando City given a expansion team into MLS, they had a lot of work to do to make a quality team for the next level. With their first ever pick in the MLS Superdraft, they decided to pick forward Cyle Larin from University of Connecticut. (What he a pick he turned out to be). Winning "Rookie of the year in the 2015 season.
UCI alum Brad Evans (2002-06) was drafted by the Columbus Crew in the 2nd round, 15th overall in the 2007 MLS SuperDraft. He was selected by the Seattle Sounders (shown) with the 10th pick in the 2009 Expansion Draft.