HOW ACQUIRED: Acquired via trade from D.C. United on Dec. 8, 2014
Willis has been one of the league's busier backup 'keepers, first getting a run at D.C. United before joining the Dynamo ahead of the 2015 season. Got his first extended run as a started in 2016, filling in for the injured Tyler Deric. A strong shot-stopper, he figures to continue pushing Deric in 2017.
COLLEGE: Played four years for the University of Denver Pioneers before being selected by D.C. United with the 50th pick in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft.