Rapids acquire Harris from Whitecaps

The Colorado Rapids have acquired midfielder/forward Atiba

Harris from the Vancouver Whitecaps in exchange for an

international roster spot in the 2015 and `16 MLS seasons.

Harris is a seven-year veteran of MLS with 17 career goals and

19 assists in 138 matches, including 109 starts, for four


Harris also played for Real Salt Lake, Chivas USA and FC Dallas

before the Whitecaps selected him in the 2011 expansion draft.

A captain for the Saint Kitts and Nevis National Team, Harris is

originally from Basseterre in the small island nation in the West

Indies. He has played 27 matches for his country, scoring 10