Kyle Rote Jr.
NASL Rookie of the Year
Forward who was one of the leading American players in the North American Soccer League, drawing considerable attention to the sport. Rote, the son of an American football icon, played six seasons in the NASL and led it in scoring in his rookie year, 1973. During his NASL career, he scored 44 goals in 150 games. He played five full internationals for the United States between 1973 and 1975. Inducted in 2010.