1 - Evan Newton

Position: Goalkeeper
Birthdate: 4/1/1988
Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 190
Twitter: @NewtonEvan13

Bio

Professional:

  • Spent the 2016 and 2017 seasons as a member of the Sacramento Republic
  • Moved to Sacramento after one season with the OKC Energy of the USL
  • Signed with Arizona United for the 2014 season, making 28 appearances over the season
  • Was a member of the San Jose Earthquakes during the 2012 and 2013 seasons
  • Drafted in the first round of the MLS Supplemental Draft by the Houston Dynamo, signing a contract for the 2011 season

College:

  • Newton prepared for the pros at Old Dominion University
  • Left the program as the all-time leader in saves (254) and shutouts (36)
  • Named to the NSCAA All-South Atlantic Region second team during the 2010 season
  • Helped his university reach three straight NCAA Tournament appearances
  • Named the PDL goalkeeper of the year in 2007 allowing only three goals in 14 games for the Hampton Roads Piranhas

Youth:

  • Developed his game at Beach FC and the Virginia Rush Academies
  • Former resident of the US U17 Residency Program at IMG Academy in Florida