Fire waives defender Pari Pantazopoulos

The Chicago Fire waived defender Pari Pantazopoulos, the 2011 Open Tryout winner, the club announced on Sunday.

Pantazopoulos appeared in one game for the Fire last year, logging 90 minutes in a 1-0 victory over the Rochester Rhinos in the third round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on June 28.