Match Fit defender picks Bryant

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Kevin Tejada, a Class of 2012 defender from New Jersey, confirmed Monday morning that he has committed to Bryant University.

Tejada started 20 of his 24 appearances with Match Fit Chelsea under-15/16s in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy last season.

The Clifton, N.J., resident plays high school soccer for Bergen Catholic (Oradell, N.J.), where he has scored two goals and assisted on three this season.

Tejada is the first confirmed commitment to Bryant for the Class of 2012.