Morris had a good season, netting 12 goals and 4 assists in 2856 appearance with Seattle. He also made a second half appearance in the Chipotle Homegrown Game against the Mexico U20s.
Keegan Rosenberry finished second, despite setting an unbreakable rookie record of playing all 3060 minutes in a 34-game season for the Union. Rosenberry also added 2 goals and 2 assists during the season, won the MLS Fair Play Award in part for committing just 13 fouls all season, and started the MLS All-Star Game against Arsenal.
Harrison finished third in voting, having 4 goals and 7 assists in 1574 minutes with NYCFC. A combination of media votes, player votes, and club votes was used to determine the winner.