HOW ACQUIRED: Signed a three-year Homegrown Player contract on Feb. 23, 2018.
Vines is a talented young defender who will look to make his mark as a professional in 2018.
ACADEMY: Vines joined the club in 2013 as a 13-year-old. A versatile, intelligent defender, his performances for the Rapids academy have also earned him call-ups to the U-14, U-15, U-16, U-18 and U-20 United States Youth National Teams. Following a standout year in 2017, he was selected to the National Development Academy Best XI as one of the top young players in the country.