Matt Besler voted Defender of the Year
November 20, 2012
By Associated Press
Besler received 71 percent of weighed ballots added from team, media and player votes. San Jose's Victor Bernardez was second with 64 percent, the league said Tuesday, followed by Kansas City's Aurelien Collin (48 percent), Vancouver's Jay DeMerit (23 percent) and Philadelphia's Carlos Valdes (16 percent).
Silviu Petrescu was voted referee of the year with 121 percent, ...