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  Chris Carrieri at AllExperts
Chris Carrieri (born April 28, 1980 in San Antonio, Texas) is an American soccer player, who currently plays striker for the Richmond Kickers of the USL Second Division.
Carrieri played college soccer at the University of North Carolina, where he was hugely successful.
Following the saeason, Carrieri was, to the surprise of most, let go by the Rapids, apparently partially because of conflicts with the coach, and partially because of salary cap concerns.
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 MatchNight Central Scouting Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Carrieri was signed by the Fire on a 1-game loan from the Rhinos (or the indoor Chicago Storm) to cover for a massive amount of missing players due to injuries, suspensions, or international callups.
Carrieri was signed by the Rapids before the 2005 season after spending 2004 in the A-League and a stint indoors with MISL's Chicago.
Carrieri was waived by the Rapids after a preseason trip to Ecuador.
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 Rookie kick-starts pro career
Carrieri was one of the first players to sign with the MLS this season.
Carrieri yelled, "Yes, yes, Eddie," to former UNC teammate Eddie Robinson, and "Yes, first time, Ian," to Russell, who is in his second season with San Jose.
Carrieri glanced over to the starters several times, but mainly focused on his drills, save a furtive peek at three attractive women entering the stadium.
fredericksburg.com /News/FLS/2001/042001/04012001/244907/printer_friendly   (2358 words)

  
 Daily Tar Heel
NC junior Chris Carrieri is one of four former Tar Heels selected first overall in a major professional draft.
Carrieri led the nation in scoring as a junior during the 2000 season, scoring 25 goals in 24 games (a UNC record) for the 21-3 NCAA quarterfinalists.
Carrieri and Robinson will now make their home in the Bay Area, an area that has not been kind to the local MLS club.
www.dailytarheel.com /news/2001/02/06/Sports/San-Jose.Picks.Carrieri.No.1-1341541.shtml   (601 words)

  
 The fireworks squad: John Spencer and Chris Carrieri—MLS's most explosive forward duo—have turned the once ...
At the heart of the matter was the forward pairing of John Spencer and Chris Carrieri.
Carrieri's back-tracking to start the offense opened the way for Chung, Henderson, and anyone else playing along the flanks, as wen as for Spencer, who took advantage of his partner's newfound playmaking abilities by scoring eight goals in that 14-garne span.
Carrieri only scored two goals through the All-Star break, but his five assists--three of them game-winners--ranked among the best in the league, and has drawn the praise of Hankinson.
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 This rapids striker is a quick study - Rising Star: Chris Carrieri - Colorado Rapids soccer star Soccer Digest - Find ...
Carrieri, 22, scored 11 times to tie Mark Chung and Chris Henderson for the club lead in goals, despite 2002 being only his second professional season.
The San Jose Earthquakes made Carrieri the top overall pick of the 2001 draft after he led the nation in scoring as a junior at North Carolina.
When spring training began, Carrieri was behind Daniel Amokachi, Nigeria's captain in the 1994 and 1998 World Cups, and John Spencer, who tied for third in MLS in 2001 with 14 goals, on the depth chart.
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 Carrieri shooting for Rapid progress   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Chris Carrieri is finally where he thought he'd be when he first joined Major League Soccer two years ago.
Carrieri made 20 starts and scored 12 goals, even recording a hat trick (all in the second half) on July 4 against Chicago.
Carrieri has a new look this season, which is more of an old look--something his former classmates at North Stafford might remember.
www.freelancestar.com /News/FLS/2003/042003/04122003/940061/printer_friendly   (701 words)

  
 Welcome To TurfMonster.com
Colorado striker Chris Carrieri is remaining focused despite the growing possibility that he will be either traded or cut from the Rapids squad.
The Denver club is over the salary cap and was granted an extension to their cap compliance deadline to make a move in their squad to bring them back in line with the rest of the League.
However, despite this Carrieri has shown a level of maturity in his reaction to the rumours that will hold him in good stead should he continue his career away from the Rapids.
www.turfmonster.com /content/?ContentId=1517   (722 words)

  
 ESPN.com - SOCCER RECAP -
Chris Carrieri combined with forward Raul Diaz Arce and the rookie's left-footed shot hit the top left corner of the goal with Quakes goalkeeper Joe Cannon beat.
In the 29th minute, the Rapids nearly tied the score when a Carrieri shot from outside the box, rolled to Colorado forward John Spencer, who was wide open in the box, barely beating the offside trap when he received the ball.
In the 58th minute Carrieri scored when a pass from Spencer beat the offside trap and found him in the center of the box.
espn.go.com /soccer/mls/2001/20010825/recap/corsan.html   (709 words)

  
 9news.com | Sports | Rapids sign Chris Carrieri   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Carrieri, who became a regular in the Rapids' starting lineup during the 2003 season, netted three goals and recorded eight assists for the Black and Blue during that year.
During his first year with the Rapids, Carrieri established a new team rookie scoring record with 14 points, and capped off a great year with the club with a two-goal performance against his former team on August 25, and eight points in his final four games.
Along with former Rapids player John Spencer, Carrieri also holds the distinction of being only one of two players to ever record a hat trick for the club (in one half, on July 4, 2002).
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 Fire Calls Up Forward Chris Carrieri; Razov to Undergo Surgery Tomorrow in Philadelphia - OurSports Central
Carrieri, 24, was signed by the Storm on loan from the A-League's Rochester Raging Rhinos on Sept. 20 after spending three seasons with the Colorado Rapids, where he registered a total of 19 goals and 17 assists for 55 points during this three-year MLS tenure.
Carrieri was waived by the Rapids prior to the start of the 2004 MLS season.
Fire captain Chris Armas is questionable due to inflammation in his right knee and midfielder Nate Jaqua will be serving a one-game suspension after picking up a red card Saturday during the Fire's 3-3 draw with Columbus.
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 Democrat & Chronicle: Rhinos looking to snare Carrieri   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Chris Carrieri led the nation in major college scoring in 2000.
Carrieri, 23, was released Wednesday by the Colorado Rapids and has agreed to terms to play this season for the A-League Rhinos if he isn’t claimed by this weekend by another MLS team.
Carrieri was critical of coach Tim Hankinson last season when he lost playing time to Liberian national team member Zizi Roberts.
www.democratandchronicle.com /sports/rhinos/03268N3NE4F_sports.shtml   (332 words)

  
 Coach: Carrieri Headed To Pros At Season’s End - Sports
Although Carrieri is a junior, Saturday’s national quarterfinal against two-time defending national champion Indiana will likely be his last contest before a Chapel Hill crowd.
Carrieri, a forward from Stafford, Va., has built an impressive resume during his stay in Chapel Hill.
This season, Carrieri has amassed 25 goals and 14 assists for a total of 64 points, shattering Missimo’s school records for goals and points in a season.
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 United Soccer Leagues (USL)
Drafted first overall in the 2001 MLS SuperDraft by the San Jose Earthquakes, Carrieri was traded early in the season to the Colorado Rapids (MLS) and went on to set a rookie scoring record with 14 points (5 goals, 4 assists) in only 14 games.
In his second season with the Rapids (2002), Carrieri finished in a first-place tie for the leading goal-scorer with 11 goals and five assists for 27 points and led the team and finished third in the league with five game-winning goals.
After playing three seasons in MLS, Carrieri was waived by the Rapids, allowing the team to be in compliance with the MLS salary cap, just prior to the 2004 season when he was picked up by the Rochester Raging Rhinos (USL First Division).
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 Chris Carrieri available?? [Mobile] - BigSoccer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Carrieri has shown that he is willing to work his way into a scheme and work with his teammates, but he's never been a guy who just shows up and sets the place on fire.
Chris Carrieri is the Terrell Owens of MLS...he's not NEARLY as good as he thinks he is.
Whether Chris C is or was a jerk off the field is, nevertheless, not the point at all.
www.bigsoccer.com /forum/archive/index.php/t-100424.html   (2882 words)

  
 This rapids striker is a quick study - Rising Star: Chris Carrieri - Colorado Rapids soccer star Soccer Digest - Find ...
Carrieri, 22, scored 11 times to tie Mark Chung and Chris Henderson for the club lead in goals, despite 2002 being only his second professional season.
The San Jose Earthquakes made Carrieri the top overall pick of the 2001 draft after he led the nation in scoring as a junior at North Carolina.
When spring training began, Carrieri was behind Daniel Amokachi, Nigeria's captain in the 1994 and 1998 World Cups, and John Spencer, who tied for third in MLS in 2001 with 14 goals, on the depth chart.
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 Democrat & Chronicle: Rhinos' Carrieri gets fresh start   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Chris Carrieri, a No. 1 Major League Soccer draft, pick, was unhappy in Denver but says, “It’s past me.” He’s eager for a new start with the A League Rochester Rhinos.
Carrieri said Colorado coach Tim Hankinson initially told the former University of North Carolina star that the team needed to dump his $55,000 salary to get under the MLS cap of $1.7 million.
Carrieri is in the Miller mold, short and speedy.
www.democratandchronicle.com /sports/rhinos/0331SH3OSHP_sports.shtml   (1209 words)

  
 ESPN.com - SOCCER RECAP -
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Chris Carrieri scored with two minutes remaining in regulation to lift the Colorado Rapids to a 1-1 tie with the Columbus Crew Saturday night.
Immediately after Garlick's stop, rookie defender Chris Leitch misplayed a long ball to Colorado forward Chris Henderson, who sent an open cross to Carrieri.
Carrieri's shot caromed of defender Brian Dunseth and bounced into the goal for his seventh of the season.
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 Mid-Atlantic Soccer Report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Carrieri started the sequence at the opposite end of the field, hustled 80-yards downfield and, getting tripped on the dribble by defender Ryan O'Neill, left the ball for Watson, who beat diving goalkeeper Sam Bishop from 16-yards with a right-footed shot to the left corner.
Five minutes later, Carrieri, running along the left sideline, took a looping over-the-top pass from Brown, cut back to the middle of the box and from 12-yards, forced Bishop to parry his shot over the bar.
Carrieri, sticking with the play, outraced Harrisburg City defender J.T. Dorsey to the ball and nodded in a header from 3-yards, getting nudged into the the goal in the process.
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 ESPNsoccernet - MLS - Kicking It with ... Chris Carrieri, Part II
Editor's note: In Part I of Marc Connolly's interview with Chris Carrieri, the no-nonsense Colorado striker shared his thoughts on his playing situation with the Rapids for the 2003 season.
Carrieri: I think it's funny that you ask that because sometimes during the San Jose game a couple of runs made by a few different players would definitely been picked out by Carlos.
Carrieri: Definitely, in five or six years, I think I'll be a mentally stronger person because of all the crap I've had to put up with.
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 TimesDispatch.com | KICKERS NOTES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Although Carrieri is one of only five Kickers to appear in every game, his production has gone down.
Carrieri was brought here ostensibly to replace Clyde Simms, who had a banner rookie campaign that led him to the U.S. national team camp and eventually to MLS D.C. United.
Carrieri stops short of calling it a disappointing season for him because, well, "it's tough to gauge.
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 Stafford native in new surroundings
Carrieri got his shot later, though, entering as the Rapids' final substitute in the 87th minute.
With the score knotted at 1, Carrieri saw some bonus action in two five-minute overtime periods and used his speed and fresh legs to create opportunities for the Rapids.
It's certainly a better situation than the one Carrieri encountered in San Jose, where he was buried on the bench behind an overabundance of forwards.
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 Fredericksburg.com - Carrieri goes to Rhinos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Carrieri, a 1998 graduate of North Stafford High School and the top pick in the 2001 MLS draft, participated in his first practice with the Rhinos on Monday.
Carrieri was the top overall draft pick by San Jose in 2001 after leading the nation in scoring as a junior at North Carolina.
Carrieri started 27 times and was the only Rapid to play in all 30 regular-season games, recording three goals as well as eight assists, fifth-best in MLS.
www.freelancestar.com /News/FLS/2004/032004/03312004/1313455   (782 words)

  
 Coach: Carrieri Headed To Pros At Season’s End - Sports
Carrieri declined to comment on his professional prospects when contacted.
Carrieri, a forward from Stafford, Va., has built an impressive resume during his stay in Chapel Hill.
This season, Carrieri has amassed 25 goals and 14 assists for a total of 64 points, shattering Missimo’s school records for goals and points in a season.
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 MLS: Carrieri scores three to rally Colorado past Chicago 3-2 before 61,213.
Carrieri, who came into the game in the 45th minute, scored twice, five minutes apart, in the closing eight minutes to turn defeat into victory for Colorado which won its second straight and is 8-7-1 with 16 points.
Hart passed back to the top corner of the box to Carrieri who, given time and space by three defenders in his vicinity, took a step to his right and launched a right-footer into the top right corner to tie matters at 2-2.
Five minutes later, midfielder Mark Chung found Carrieri alone in the left side of the box and, without pressure, he drilled a low shot into the right corner to make it 3-2 to the delight of the Colorado record crowd.
www.soccertimes.com /mls/2002/games/jul04.htm   (844 words)

  
 BigSoccer - Carrieri Cut (per ussocceruk)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Colorado striker Chris Carrieri has been waived by the Rapids today, following attempts to trade the young American failed to nurture any interest from the other nine MLS clubs.
I like Henderson, but he's much older than Carrieri - Carrieri would be with the team in a few years as a motivated scorer/Henderson will probably be retired because he's too expensive as such a senior player.
I like Pablo, but speculation always seems to be that he will, when he gets his chance, bolt for over seas (plus, he is a menace to the team with his red cards and "but they let me hack like this in the world cup!" attitude).
www.bigsoccer.com /forum/printthread.php?t=102430   (2181 words)

  
 PR Leap: Carolina RailHawks Announce First Player Signings
Carrieri joins the RailHawks from the USL Second Division’s Richmond Kickers where he led the Second Division in assists with nine.
Chris is a midfielder with a forward’s mentality.
Led by Carrieri and Norkus, the 2000 UNC squad set numerous school records at the time, including: most wins in a season (21), most ACC wins in a season (5), most points (219) and most goals (73) in a season.
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 Transactions: Transactions
Carrieri was selected first overall by the San Jose Earthquakes in the 2001 Major League Soccer SuperDraft.
Last season saw Carrieri find the net just three time in his 30 matches, but his eight assists placed him in the league's top five.
Carrieri was a standout at the University of North Carolina where he led the nation in scoring as a senior with 25 goals and 14 assists in 24 contests.
aleague.uslsoccer.com /transactions/71558.html   (532 words)

  
 Colorado Rapids. The official site of the Colorado Rapids Major League Soccer Team.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Colorado nearly scored again in the 11th minute when midfielder Mark Chung led forward Chris Carrieri with a ball into the penalty area.
Carrieri’s left-footed shot was deflected by a diving Presthus, who pushed the ball away to the far post.
Carrieri put the Rapids ahead in the 57th minute with his ninth goal of the season.
www.coloradorapids.com /news/newsdetails.asp?ID=37   (844 words)

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