Sporting KC defender Kyle Miller, on ball, against FC Dallas in the MLS Reserve League
Sporting Kansas City announced yesterday the newest addition to the senior team roster and it's former Juniors player Kyle Miller! Kyle was taken in the 2012 MLS Supplemental Draft by his hometown club out of Rockhurst University and he earned his first professional contract after several appearances in MLS Reserve League and exhibition matches for SKC.
Kyle, a St. Thomas Aquinas grad and Overland Park, Kansas native, was a starter for the U19 Juniors team that won the 2008 U.S. Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championship in Rockford, Illinois and advanced to the U.S. Youth Soccer National Championship in Little Rock, Arkansas. The team's record run saw the squad earn runner-up recognition after falling to champions Solar on a goal by current Chicago Fire rookie Hunter Jumper in the 92nd minute.