Phoenix soccer star Walls signs pro contract with Chicago Fire

For the first time in the history of the Green Bay men’s soccer program, a former player has signed a contract with a Major League Soccer franchise as Tony Walls has inked a one-year deal with the Chicago Fire. The 2011 Horizon League Player of the Year played substantial minutes with the Fire during its six-week preseason play and has apparently earned a spot on the final roster. The Fire opens regular season play Saturday (March 17) as it travels to Olympic Stadium to battle Montreal. Read more.