Player Details

Name

Kevin Politz

Height

6' 0"

Weight

174 lbs

Date of Birth

3.22.1996 (25)

Birthplace

Morganville, New Jersey USA

Position

Defender

Player Category

Homegrown
2021 MLS Regular Season
2021 MLS Regular Season
Career Summary

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2018: USL: Started 13 of the 15 matches he appeared in ... tallied 1,254 minutes played for Red Bulls II backline.  

COLLEGE

A four-year letterwinner at Wake Forest University ... a center back and senior captain, finished his collegiate career by being named an All-American by the United Soccer Coaches and the ACC Defensive Player of the Year while leading the team to the NCAA Quarterfinals ... anchored a backline that lead the ACC with 10 shutouts and 0.56 goals-against in 2017 ... was also named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team and was a United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-American, carrying a 3.94 GPA while majoring in mathematical business.

ACADEMY

During his time with the Red Bulls Academy, Politz won the U.S. Soccer Academy National Championship in 2012 and 2013, and was named to the 2013 NSCAA Youth Boys All-America Team. He has also represented the United States at youth international levels.

ACQUIRED

Signed a Homegrown Contract on January 3, 2018.