HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a free agent on December 12, 2019.
A former Crew SC Homegrown player, Lampson has established himself as a solid player in MLS and should battle for playing time in his return back to Columbus.
COLLEGE: Began his career at Northern Illinois before transferring to Ohio State. Appeared in 56 matches for the Buckeyes, recording an impressive 24 shutouts in his time at OSU.
NOTES: Lampson was diagnosed with Stage 4 Hodgkin’s lymphoma during his senior year of high school, but beat the blood cancer to continue his soccer career … Now runs the LampStrong Foundation focused on providing financial, emotional and motivational support to cancer patients and their families. 2018 MLS Humanitarian of the Year