Grant Van De Casteele
Hometown: Plano, TX
Previous Club: Notre Dame
Acquired: Selected by the Colorado Rapids with the 19th overall selection (first round) of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft on January, 16, 2014.
- Played four years at Notre Dame, starting all 84 of his collegiate appearances and adding four goals.
- Helped lead the team to the 2013 NCAA Championship, and was named to the All-Tournament Team.
- Named BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 19, 2011
- Played for Andromeda SC and won the U.S. Youth Soccer National Championship in 2008
- Attended Notre Dame for three years with Rapids teammate Dillon Powers, and they were also teammates on Andromeda SC.