HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown Player on Jan. 3, 2019.
Holt's versatility is a huge asset on the field, as he is capable of playing in central defense or as a defensive midfielder. If he can catch up with the speed of MLS attackers, he could see plenty of minutes in the upcoming season.
COLLEGE: Holt competed for the RSL Academy (AZ) where he helped RSL in earning the nation’s best record in 2015. Considered one of the nation’s top recruits, he spent four years at the University of California Los Angeles where he appeared in 71 matches, 61 of which were starts. An imposing centerback, Holt scored a single goal in his time with the Bruins and assisted on five occasions. The San Diego, California native was named to the All-Pac-12 First Team his junior (’17) and senior (’18) seasons after leading the Bruins to the NCAA tournament in each of his four years spent in Westwood.