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UC soccer player drafted by MLS' Colorado Rapids

Emmanuel Appiah (PHOTO: GoBearcats.com) Emmanuel Appiah (PHOTO: GoBearcats.com)
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

University of Cincinnati soccer player Emmanuel Appiah is headed to Major League Soccer after being drafted by the Colorado Rapids. 

The Rapids drafted the UC redshirt senior No. 15 overall on Thursday. The Westerville, Oh native was named Second Team All-American Athletic Conference and Second Team All-Ohio in 2015.

The midfielder was second on UC's team in points (16), goals (5) and assists (6).   

The Rapids begin regular season play on Sunday, March 6.

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