BIO: Mike Palacio comes to the RailHawks after most recently playing for the Fort Lauderdale Strikers, where he had 17 appearances and one goal. In the 2008 MLS Supplemental Draft, Palacio was drafted by the New York Red Bulls in the second round. In 2009, Palacio played with the Long Island Rough Riders where he scored 6 goals in 15 appearances. After the season, Palacio went to Serbia and played for FK Radnicki Obrenovac through 2010, appearing 25 times and scoring three goals.
Palacio played college soccer at Stony Brook University, where he was a three-time selection on the All-America East First Team, and was named to the NSCAA All-Northeast Region Second Team In 2007. He is the all-time leader in assists at Stony Brook, and was the America East Midfielder of the Year in 2006.