The Union had a strong April to push itself into the upper tier of the Eastern Conference with results in three of four matches in the month. While the second month of the season produced results, it also saw numerous different lineups for Union head coach Jim Curtin. With so many changes due to injury or suspension, you voted of the pillars in the defense as the IBX Live Fearless Player of April.
With a different defensive partner nearly every match, Elliott played once again above his 77th overall pick in the 2017 MLS SuperDraft. As the 23-year-old played every minute April, he had to not only to adjust to defensive pairings but two different goalkeepers.