HOW ACQUIRED: In a trade with the Portland Timbers in 2014.
Strong center back expected to add depth to Dynamo back line has been the full time starter since his arrival.
PROFESSIONAL: Struggled for time in 3 years with RSL before becoming a regular player in Portland for 3 seasons and then being traded to Houston.
COLLEGE: Selected as the 14th overall pick in the 2008 MLS SuperDraft by Real Salt Lake. Played four years at Old Dominion University, leading the Monarchs to back-to-back Sweet 16 appearances in the NCAA Men’s College Cup. Named the CAA Defender of the Year in back-to-back seasons.