How Acquired: Selected in the fourth round (61st overall) of the 2013 MLS Supplemental Draft on January 22, 2013. Signed by the Revolution on March 1, 2013.
The last of the Revs’ four 2013 Supplemental Draft selections, Latigue earned a contract after a strong preseason showing … officially signed on March 1, 2013 … overall, was the 99th player college-age drafted between the SuperDraft and Supplemental Draft this year … a quick player who has bursts of speed to get around defenders on the wing … also has experience on set pieces … a good crosser of the ball in traffic … an outside midfielder who is most comfortable on the right side, he also spent time at right back in preseason training … Twitter: @GabeLatigue
COLLEGE: Played collegiately for Elon University … in 82 career appearances, scored 15 goals and added 17 assists … in his senior season, started 18 of the 21 games in which he played, scoring five goals and adding six assist… earned second-team NSCAA All-South Region honors and second-team all-conference honors … also helped Elon win the 2012 Southern Conference Tournament and picked up most outstanding player honors for the tournament … appeared in all 22 matches, starting 20, as a junior when he scored four goals and added seven assists … started 17 of his 19 appearances as a sophomore, scoring six goals and adding two assists … appeared in all 20 of Elon’s game – including five starts – in his freshman season, scoring two goals … also spent time with NASL club Carolina Railhakws U-23 (2011) while in college.
PERSONAL: Son of Karl and Andrial Latigue … has five brothers (Aaron, Ben, Barry, Travis, and his twin Nate) … winning the 2012 Solon Playoff Championship and winning the 2011 National Championship with the Carolina Railhawks U-23 are his most memorable soccer moments … favorite hobbies include ping pong … a fan of Barcelona and Andres Iniesta.