2013 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Zack Pope
Player Profile
Positions Played   Outside Back/Mid
Height   5' 7"
Weight   153 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   USA passport
Birthdate / Birthplace   March 20, 1986 / USA
School/Last Season of Eligibility   Duke University / 2007
Last Professional Team   Austin Aztex, PDL, 2012
Combine Coach   Dewan Bader, Carolina RailHawks (NASL)

Scouting Report
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Dribbling 3 Pretty clean with the ball at his feet.
Passing 3 Good but could be better
1st Touch 3
Crossing 3  
Finishing 3  
Heading N/A

Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Decision Making 3.5 Good overall, but still needs to be quicker
Communication 5 Excellent
Executes Under Pressure 3
Movement Off Ball 3
Small-Sided Game 2.5 Not sure it if was tactical, but smaller spaces seemed tov be tougher than open field
Full-Field Game 3

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength 3 Can improve core strength to be stronger on the ball
Speed 4 Speed and quickness were good
Quickness 4
Endurance 3 Endurance could be better
Agility 3

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
Great communication and leadership. Thought he had an overall solid performance but has the capacity to do more to make considerable impact on either side of the ball. Good work rate and clearly understands the game very well.

Collegiate Soccer Career
Head Coach: John Rennie

Freshman All-American 2004... 2005 and 2006 ACC Champs... 2005 all-ACC Tournament team... finished career with 15 goals and 28 assists (11th all-time in school history).

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career
Chicago Fire MLS Reserves, 2008... FC Dallas MLS Reserves 2008... Austin Aztex 2009-2010(USL), 2012(PDL)

Injury and Medical Information
No injuries or medical conditions reported

Contact Information
Email: soccer@infosportinc.com

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