Clement Simonin (left) in action at North Carolina State, Austin Dunker (right) for Elon University
TACOMA, Wash. – The Sounders U-23 have signed two defenders from North Carolina-based Universities for the 2014 Premier Development League season. Clement Simonin, 22, is a French center back who anchored North Carolina State through the grueling Atlantic Coast Conference. Austin Dunker, 21, is an outside back from one of the stingiest defenses in college soccer, Elon University.
Clement Simonin grew up playing for his home-town club, FC Lorient, in France. At 20