10 players to watch
• Alexander Dexter, Kaiserslautern: Last postseason’s freshman phenom has only improved as a sophomore. • Elmer Ramos, Lakenheath: Prolific scorer gives underdog Lancers a shot at beating at the odds. • Dan Bacskai, Patch: Sophomore is the centerpiece of a strong Panther midfield. • Davide Di Costanzo, Naples: A particularly potent weapon on a dangerous Wildcat attack. • Asgeir Ingunnarson, ISB: The returning star is the linchpin of the resurgent Raiders. • Claudius Karich, AFNORTH: The gritty Lions take their cues from the senior midfielder. • Jake Anderson, Rota: The Admirals are poised for a solid tournament run behind this high scorer. • Kiernan Blouin, Hohenfels: Teams with Ben Harrison to give the Tigers a lethal offensive front. • Val Evans, Menwith Hill: The Mustangs’ hopes of one last tourney run rest with this junior striker. • Dominick DeFazio, Brussels: The sure-handed keeper gives the Brigands a fighting chance.