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By Brahma Chellaney
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Andrew Wenger
The Montreal Impact selected Duke forward Andrew Wenger with the first overall pick in the MLS SuperDraft on Thursday, choosing the most complete player available as the expansion franchise pieces together its first roster.
For a D.C. United side with myriad roster spots to fill, Thursday's MLS SuperDraft in Kansas City, Mo., can't plug all those holes. Far from it, actually.
"It's going to be awesome," Wenger said. "I've never lived in a big city. I've been watching a lot of the Travel Channel lately, so at least I know of some nice places to eat."
"It's an honor, but it's exciting," said Wenger, who plans to join the new MLS club in a couple weeks, once his responsibilities with the U.S. men's national under-23 team are through.