Hometown: St. Petersburg, Florida
College: University of Maryland
Birth date: August 7, 1991
Previous club: Philadelphia Union
Acquired: Joined the Rapids on a year-long loan agreement for 2015 from Philadelphia Union.
Started 102 games for the Philadelphia Union over the last four seasons (2011 through 2014) with 28 shutouts.
- Became the youngest goalkeeper in MLS history to reach 100 career starts, Oct. 11, 2014.
- Appeared and started in 29 games, logging five shutouts in 2,610 minutes of action, including two wins in the U.S. Open Cup.
- His two saves in the penalty kick tiebreaker sealed a U.S. Open Cup semifinal win against FC Dallas, putting the Union in its first-ever U.S. Open Cup final.
- Played and started all 34 games of the season, logging 2060 minutes with 12 shutouts and a 1.29 goals-against average.
- Solidified his position as the Union’s starting goalkeeper, starting in all but two games logging a Union single season goalkeeping record 2,880 minutes.
- Set Philadelphia club record for most saves in a game (eight) against Columbus.
- Drafted fifth overall in 2011 MLS SuperDraft and moved into the starting lineup Sept. 3, 2011 when Faryd Mondragon fractured his finger, then recorded a 1.07 goals-against average and three shuts in eight games played.
- Earned first team all-Atlantic Coast Conference mention as well as several other collegiate honors.
- Most valuable player in the ACC tournament after shutting out Virginia and top-seeded North Carolina.
- Named to the NSCAA All-America third team, first team all-ACC and first team all-South Atlantic Region.
- As a freshman, tied the school record for season shutouts with 12, finishing the year in goal on a Maryland team that went 19-1 and won the NCAA Division I championship.
- Joined the U.S. Soccer Federation’s U-17 residency program in Bradenton, Fla. and eventually became part of the national team player pools at three different age levels.
- Competed for the USA in the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2007, starting two games in goal.
- Trained with U-23 U.S. Men’s National Team ahead of 2011 CONCACAF Olympic qualifying, earning three separate appearances with the squad.