What Scouts Say: "He's a really, really good shot-stopper and, athletically, he's very strong … He's good on crosses … Has grown in communication tremendously because he's gotten more used to the language … He comes from a professional training environment in Germany, so his training habits are excellent … He really needs to be more consistent in his distribution, because he'll have one that's off, throwing or kicking, from time to time."
College (North Carolina State 2011-13): Posted a 1.29 goals-against-average and .722 save percentage as a senior in 2013, posting five shutouts in 16 starts and an 8-5-3 record … Started 17 games and posted a 1.41 GAA as a junior in 2012 … Joined NC State as a sophomore in 2011 and immediately posted shutouts in his first three starts on his way to a 1.65 GAA on the season.
Amateur: Has trained and played with youth teams for SC Preussen Muenster 06 in Germany's 3. Liga.
Personal: Native of Muenster, Germany … Graduated from NC State in December 2013 with a B.S. in sport management, focusing on sports marketing and sports business … Multiple selections to the ACC all-academic team … Spent the summer of 2013 interning with Sportnetworking OS GmbH in Germany … Speaks English and German fluently and knows some French.