Former Jays Gomez, Riberio taken in draft

Creighton's Jose Gomez, left, was the Missouri Valley Conference player of the year and a finalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy last season.


Former Creighton soccer players Jose Gomez and Andrew Ribeiro were selected Tuesday in the Major League Soccer Supplemental Draft.

Toronto FC selected Gomez in the second round with the 38th overall pick overall, and the New York Red Bulls took Ribeiro 70th overall in the fourth round.

Gomez was the Missouri Valley Conference player of the year and a finalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy last season. Gomez and Ribeiro, who were co-captains as seniors, helped the Bluejays to back-to-back College Cup appearances.

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