HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Colorado on Dec. 9, 2018.
MacMath is an experienced MLS goalkeeper who has started for both the Philadelphia Union and the Rapids. He lost his starting job with the arrival of Tim Howard in 2016 and saw action in nine games in 2017. He will look to claim the starting job in Vancouver in 2019.
INTERNATIONAL: Joined the U.S. Soccer Federation’s U-17 residency program in Bradenton, Fla. and eventually became part of the national team player pools at three different age levels. Competed for the USA in the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2007, starting two games in goal. Trained with U-23 U.S. Men’s National Team ahead of 2011 CONCACAF Olympic qualifying, earning three separate appearances with the squad.
COLLEGE: Earned first team all-Atlantic Coast Conference mention as well as several other collegiate honors at Maryland. Most valuable player in the ACC tournament after shutting out Virginia and top-seeded North Carolina. Named to the NSCAA All-America third team, first team all-ACC and first team all-South Atlantic Region. As a freshman, tied the school record for season shutouts with 12, finishing the year in goal on a Maryland team that went 19-1 and won the NCAA Division I championship.