Storey Heads Home to Houston

Former Tarheel Marcus Storey has been traded from Columbus to Houston in return for Houston's natural second-round pick in the 2007 Supplemental Draft.

The 24-year-old Houston, Texas native will return to his hometown after playing in 12 games for Columbus Crew last season. Storey started three games for the Crew and recorded one assist. He was selected in the second round (No. 20 overall) of the 2005 MLS SuperDraft.

Storey completed his collegiate career at the University of North Carolina, scoring 29 goals and tallying 21 assists in 86 games. The Tar Heel was a two-time first team All-ACC selection (2003 and 2004) and was a member of the UNC's 2001 NCAA championship squad.