Date of Birth7.8.1990 (32)
BirthplaceSeattle, WA USA
2011: MLS: Made MLS debut coming on as a substitute in 71st minute vs. RSL on 3/19 … Came on as a substitute in 73rd minute at FCD on 3/26 … DNP vs. TFC on 4/9 or at NY on 4/16 due to back strain … Came on as a substitute in 67th minute and scored first MLS goal vs. NE on 5/21 … Came in as a halftime substitute and played until 89th minute at SKC on 6/17 … Came on as a substitute in 76th minute vs. LA on 6/25 … Came on as a substitute in 59th minute vs. PHI on 7/9 … Came on as a substitute in 83rd minute vs. COL on 8/13 … Came on as a substitute in 86th minute at LA on 8/20 … Came on as a substitute in the 87th minute at NE on 10/8 … Played the final five minutes vs. FCD on 10/22 … Exhibition: Started and played 45 minutes vs. West Brom on 7/12 … Open Cup Qualifying: Came on as a substitute in 111th minute at POR on 5/3 … Started, played 45 minutes and scored a goal vs. CHI on 5/24 … Reserves: Played 90 minutes and notched an assist vs. VAN on 3/22 … Started and played 85 minutes vs. CHV on 4/23 … Played 90 minutes vs. LA on 6/6, at POR on 6/21 and at CHV on 7/26 … Started and played 86 minutes vs. POR on 8/7 … Came on as a substitute in the 46th minute at VAN on 9/6 … Played 90 minutes at SEA on 10/10 … Finished with one goal and two assists.
Hertha BSC: Signed with Hertha Berlin of the German Bundesliga in January of 2008 after impressing with the U.S. U-17 National Team … Played with the Blue-Whites reserves before suffering a ligament tear in January of 2009.
College: One-year letter-winner at the University of Washington … Scored three goals and had three assists in 13 games for the Huskies … Helped UW to a 9-8-4 record and a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
International: Under-17 U.S. National Team standout forward … Played with the U.S. in the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup in South Korea (8/18-9/9) … Member of U.S. Soccer Residency Program in Bradenton, Fla. … U-17 team’s leading scorer for two seasons … 38 caps and 14 goals with the U-17s … Played in 11 matches with U-17 team in 2007, starting nine … Scored two goals in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying games, including the game-winner against Costa Rica in CONCACAF final round qualifying (May 6, 2007) … In 2006, played in 25 international matches, starting 20 … Led all scorers with 11 goals and added three assists … Scored the game-winner against Switzerland in the opening match of the Ballymena International Tournament … Scored three goals in two games versus Jamaica … Played in the Nike World Finals in Hong Kong and the Manchester United Champions Cup in 2005 … In 2005, tied with the most appearances on the U-17 ’90s with 10.
High School/Club: 2007 Bishop Blanchet High School graduate … Played one year of high school soccer before being invited into Residency … Named All-Area and team MVP as a freshman … Washington state ODP team member from 2003-05 … Helped his club team, Crossfire Premier, to five state titles and a spot in the Region IV finals.
Personal: Parents are Jay and Jacquie … Has two brothers, Max and Riley … Was an Honors student in high school … Second love after soccer is music … Has a Labrador retriever named Sam.