Timbers2 sign trio of Academy players through 2025 MLS NEXT Pro season

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Adolfo Enriquez, Alex Moreno, Noah Santos sign two-year contracts with 2026 options

PORTLAND, Ore. – T2 has signed three Timbers Academy players to their first professional contracts, the club announced today. Midfielders Adolfo Enriquez and Alex Moreno and forward Noah Santos each signed two-year deals with T2 through the 2025 MLS NEXT Pro season with club options for 2026.

Enriquez, 17, made his professional debut in T2’s inaugural MLS NEXT Pro match on March 30, 2022. The midfielder scored his first pro goal later that season on Sept. 3 against the Real Monarchs. In two seasons (2022-23) for T2, Enriquez has recorded 23 appearances, making eight starts.

Moreno, 18, has played in 24 matches (12 starts) across two seasons for T2 since his professional debut on March 30, 2022. The midfielder’s first goal contribution came on June 15, 2023, against the Houston Dynamo 2 as the game-tying assist. Notably, Moreno recorded the best dribble success rate (64.3%) of any non-defender player for T2 in 2023.

Santos, 17, debuted for T2 on June 10, 2023, against North Texas SC. The forward went on to make four appearances (one start) in the 2023 campaign, logging 74 minutes. Tallying an 88.9% passing accuracy for T2 in 2023, Santos registered the third best passing rate on the team of any player with multiple appearances.