Jordan Harvey Selected in 2009 MLS Expansion Draft

COMMERCE CITY Colo. (Wednesday November 25 2009) – The Colorado Rapids announced today that defender Jordan Harvey was selected by the Philadelphia Union with one of their 10 selections in the 2009 MLS Expansion Draft.
Each of the League’s 15 teams was allowed to protect 11 players leaving all others unprotected and available for selection by the Union.
Harvey was originally selected with Colorado's first pick ninth overall in the 2006 MLS Supplemental Draft.
In five seasons with the Rapids he appeared in 45 games with 42 starts for 3793 minutes and recorded four assists.
Harvey is coming off a career season in 2009 where he was the only Rapids player to appear in all 30 games while also registering a career-high three assists. His 2613 minutes played last season were 8th most in MLS.
Philadelphia Union 2009 Expansion Draft Selections
(listed in alphabetical order)
Player (Pos.)- Former Club
Jordan Harvey (D)- Colorado Rapids
Andrew Jacobsen (M)- D.C. United
Brad Knighton (G)- New England Revolution
Sebastien Le Toux (F)- Seattle Sounders FC
Stefani Miglioranzi (M)- LA Galaxy
Alejandro Moreno (F)- Columbus Crew
Dave Myrie (D)- Chicago Fire
Shea Salinas (M)- San Jose Earthquakes
Shavar Thomas (D)- Chivas USA
Nick Zimmerman (M)- New York Red Bulls