HOW ACQUIRED: Drafted No. 8 overall in the 2018 SuperDraft and signed to an MLS contract on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. Re-signed on November 19, 2019.
After starting 16 games in his 2018 rookie season out of Western Michigan, Bye established himself as a mainstay for the Revs in 2019, starting all 30 games he played, with his 2,657 minutes good for second on the team behind only Designated Player Carles Gil..
COLLEGE: Named MAC Player of the Year and a Hermann Trophy semifinalist after recording 12 goals and seven assists as a senior. Played four seasons at Western Michigan and became the first MLS SuperDraft selection in school history. Helped lead WMU to its first MAC regular season championship, NCAA Tournament win, and national top-five ranking. Recorded 22 career goals and 19 assists in 67 appearances from 2014-17.
NOTES: Co-founder of the Aspiras Foundation, which he started in college and is dedicated providing opportunities to young generations of developing communities through soccer, educations, and social inclusion.