Josh Cameron signs with Timbers
Feb. 20, 2009
PORTLAND, Ore. - Josh Cameron recently signed with the Portland Timbers for the 2009 season, announced today. Cameron attended the Timbers' recent invitation tryout at PGE Park.
'Josh performed well and made an impression during our tryouts this year,' said Gavin Wilkinson, general manager and head coach of the Timbers. 'Josh is very athletic and his versatility adds depth to our midfield and offensive presence.'
Cameron joins the Timbers for his rookie season in 2009. At Oregon State University, Cameron played in 73 games and totaled four goals and 11 assists. He led the Beavers in assists in each of his final two seasons, and his seven assists as junior in 2007 paced the Pac-10. Cameron was a two-time Pac-10 All-Academic selection during his collegiate career. A native of Gresham, Ore., Cameron attended Centennial High School, where he was an all-state selection and the Mt. Hood Conference Player of the Year as a senior in 2004.