TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Signing
Ortiz, 23, excelled for four seasons at the University of Portland, where he had 14 goals and added 26 assists in 64 appearances. He is a product of the LA Galaxy academy.
“We feel Rey has earned a contract with what he has shown throughout preseason,” FCC GM Gerard Nijkamp said in a statement. “He had an opportunity to showcase his ability and we believe he has adapted well to the professional environment, both on and off the pitch.”
Ortiz stays with the club ahead of their season debut on March 1 against the New York Red Bulls.