Ronaldo Damus and Ricardo Pepi named to USL 20 Under 20 list

Ronaldo Damus
Ronaldo Damus celebrates his 11th goal of the season against Toronto FC II. (North Texas SC / Jack Wallace)

North Texas SC striker Ronaldo Damus and FC Dallas Homegrown striker Ricardo Pepi have both been named to the USL’s 20 under 20 list for 2019.  The list is comprised of the top 20 players in the USL under the age of 20 as determined by the USL Technical Committee.

The Texas-based duo makes up two of the four players from USL League One to make the list as it is predominantly made up of players from the USL Championship.  The places in the order will be announced this week.

Damus is the current USL-1 leading scorer with 16 goals in 20 games (16 starts).  He also recently played for the Haitian Olympic team, scoring a goal against Barbados.

Damus came in at the top spot. #1

Pepi was leading USL-1 in goal scoring with 9 goals when he was signed by FC Dallas to a homegrown contract. Pepi remains tied for 4th in USL-1 goal scoring despite only playing in 12 games.

Pepi was ranked #6 in the USL 20 Under 20.

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