Houston Dynamo Academy midfielder Marcelo Palomino received his certificate and medal for being named a 2017 United Soccer Coaches Youth All-American this week.
Palomino, 16, was one of 50 boys selected by the national coaching organization as an All-American. This is Palomino's first USC All-American selection. He was also selected to the USC All-South Region team.
The Houston native has been a fixture with the U.S. youth national teams, and has trained with the Dynamo first team.