Portland's Caleb Porter is MLS Coach of the Year

NEW YORK, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Portland Coach Caleb Porter, who guided the Timbers to the MLS semifinals in his first year as coach, was named Major League Soccer's Coach of the Year Monday.

MLS: Columbus 2, New York 0

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Federico Higuain scored two second-half goals Saturday, boosting the Columbus Crew over New York 2-0.

MLS: Montreal 1, New York 0

MONTREAL, March 23 (UPI) -- Marco Di Vaio scored in the 14th minute Saturday and the Montreal Impact remained unbeaten to start the season with a 1-0 win over New York.

MLS: Portland 3, New York 3 (tie)

PORTLAND, Ore., March 3 (UPI) -- New York's Jamison Olave scored an own-goal in the 83rd minute Sunday, allowing the Portland Timbers to escape with a 3-3 draw.

MLS: Colorado 5, New York 4

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Conor Casey had three goals, including a game-winner in the 90th minute Saturday night, to lead the Colorado Rapids past New York 5-4.

MLS: Colorado 1, FC Dallas 0

FRISCO, Texas, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Mike Petke scored his first goal of the season Thursday to give the Colorado Rapids a 1-0 victory over FC Dallas.

MLS: Colorado 3, Los Angeles 0

COMMERCE CITY, Colo., Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Conor Casey, Colin Clark and Mike Petke all scored first-half goals Sunday night as the Rapids beat the Galaxy, 3-0, in an MLS contest at Commerce City, Colo.

MLS disciplines coach, 5 players

NEW YORK, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Major League Soccer has disciplined five players and New England Revolution Coach Steve Nicol for incidents during the league's playoffs.

MLS: Houston 3, Colorado 3 (draw)

HOUSTON, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Jacob Peterson scored a goal in the 88th minute Saturday night, giving Colorado a 3-3 draw with the Houston Dynamo.

MLS: Chicago 1, D.C. United 1

WASHINGTON, April 9 (UPI) -- Chris Rolfe scored five minutes after halftime Saturday night, allowing the Chicago Fire to salvage a 1-1 tie with D.C. United.

MLS: D.C. United 3, MetroStars 2

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- D.C. United won the Atlantic Cup and the East's second seed in thr MLS playoffs Sunday by beating the MetroStars, 3-2.

MLS suspends Jaqua

NEW YORK, April 29 (UPI) -- Chicago Fire forward Nate Jaqua was suspended two games and fined $750 by Major League Soccer on Thursday for violent conduct.

MLS: Columbus 3, DC United 2 (OT)

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Brian McBride scored two goals, including the overtime winner, as the Columbus Crew kept their postseason dreams alive Sunday with a 3-2 victory over D.C. Unite

D.C. United 1, Columbus 1 (OT)

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Marco Etcheverry converted a penalty kick in the second half Saturday night as D.C. United earned a point in a 1-1 tie with the Columbus Crew.

D.C. United 2, MetroStars 0

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Ben Olsen and Ronald Cerritos scored Thursday night as D.C. United downed the MetroStars, 2-0.
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Mike Petke
Colorado Rapids defenseman Mike Petke (L) and FC Dallas forward and captain Carlos Ruiz leap for the ball during the first half at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colorado on June 23, 2007. (UPI Photo by Gary C. Caskey)

† Appearances (Goals).

Mike Petke (born January 30, 1976 in Bohemia, New York) is an American soccer player who currently plays for New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer. Also an amateur journalist, Petke contributes a regular blog to ESPN.

Petke attended St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, New York, where he was selected as an All-American, before moving on to play college soccer in Southern Connecticut State University. In 1995 he led SCSU to the NCAA Division II National title and was named Conference Rookie of the Year. In 1997 he was named NECC Defensive Player of the Year, and was a consensus NSCAA/Umbro First Team All-America selection.

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