John Stertzer

John Stertzer
27
Midfielder
  • Real Salt Lake
  • 6'
  • 170 lbs.
  • 10-04-1990
  • Oakton, Virginia

Selected by Real Salt Lake with the 12th overall pick of in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft, Stertzer made two regular season appearances for the Claret-and-Cobalt before going down with a serious shoulder injury in a Reserve League match last May. The University of Maryland product spent the rest of the 2013 season returning to full fitness. A box-to-box midfielder capable of playing on the outside or at the top of RSL’s midfield diamond, Stertzer will look to stay healthy and compete for minutes with the RSL first-team in 2014.

Acquired

RSL: Selected by Real Salt Lake in the first round (12th overall) of the 2013 MLS SuperDraft on Jan. 17, 2013

Professional Career

2013: Made two appearances for the Claret-and-Cobalt in the regular season, registering no goals or assists … Made his professional debut in RSL’s second game of the year, coming on in the 81st minute of the Claret-and-Cobalt’s 1-0 loss at DC United … Made his second and final appearance of the year on March 23 in RSL’s 2-0 loss at FC Dallas … Dislocated his shoulder on May 20 in Reserve League game against Chivas USA; missed most of the rest of the season due to the injury

College

2009-12: Played four years at the University of Maryland ... Finished his Terps career with 79 appearances, 49 starts, 25 goals and 13 assists ... Was named a Third Team All-American in his senior season of 2012, First Team All-ACC in 2011 and 2012 and ACC Championship All-Tournament Team in 2012 ... Helped lead Maryland to the NCAA College Cup in 2012, where they lost in the semifinal round

High School/Club

Attended Flint Hill High School in Oaktown, Va.... Named the All-Met Virginia Player of the Year in 2007 ... Was a two-time selection to the Washington Post All-Met First-Team in High School ... Tallied 105 goals through his four-year high school career ... Played a year up as a member of the Potomac U18 Development Academy, leading his team in scoring

Personal

Was an American Studies major at the University of Maryland

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 Real Salt Lake 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 Real Salt Lake 2 0 0 33 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
Career Totals 2 0 0 33 0 2 0 1 0 0 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 2 0 0 33 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
4/12/2014 RSL @ PHI T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 RSL @ KC T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 TOR @ RSL W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/22/2014 LA @ RSL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/15/2014 RSL @ SJ T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2014 RSL @ LA W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/23/2013 CHV @ RSL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/19/2013 RSL @ POR T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2013 DAL @ RSL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/28/2013 RSL @ VAN W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2013 SJ @ RSL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/13/2013 RSL @ SEA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/30/2013 POR @ RSL W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2013 CLB @ RSL W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/21/2013 RSL @ POR T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2013 RSL @ LA L 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/10/2013 HOU @ RSL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/3/2013 RSL @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/27/2013 RSL @ NY L 3-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2013 KC @ RSL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/13/2013 RSL @ DAL W 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2013 PHI @ RSL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/29/2013 RSL @ TOR W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/22/2013 SEA @ RSL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/8/2013 LA @ RSL W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2013 SJ @ RSL W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2013 CHI @ RSL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/19/2013 RSL @ CHV W 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2013 RSL @ MTL L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2013 RSL @ NE W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/4/2013 VAN @ RSL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/27/2013 LA @ RSL L 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 CHV @ RSL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2013 RSL @ VAN T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/6/2013 RSL @ COL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/30/2013 SEA @ RSL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2013 RSL @ DAL L 0-2 Subbed On 24 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
3/16/2013 COL @ RSL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/9/2013 RSL @ DC L 0-1 Subbed On 9 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
3/3/2013 RSL @ SJ W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves