1 - Mitch Hildebrandt

Position:   Goalkeeper
Birthdate:   11/12/1988
Hometown:   Livonia, Michigan
Height:   6'1"
Weight:   175
Twitter:   @mitchhilde

BIO

PROFESSIONAL

  • Earned a spot on the USL Team of the Week after stopping his third PK for a 1-0 win over the Charlotte Independence on Sept. 29
  • Posted a modern-era, single-tournament shutout streak of 464 minutes in Open Cup action, passing the previous mark of 453 minutes set by Chris Eylander
  • Also owns a modern-era, personal record of 543 shutout minutes dating back to last season in Cup play to surpass Jon Conway’s total of 473 minutes
  • Saved three penalty kicks against Chicago Fire SC
  • Voted TheCup.us 2017 Lower Division Player of the Tournament and was in contention for the overall Player of the Tournament
  • Posted a 5-1-0 record in goal in the U.S. Open Cup and had 26 saves with four shutouts
  • Allowed four goals in six Cup games dating back to 2016
  • Started 31 matches in 2017, logging 2790 minutes
  • His 100 saves are the most in the USL in 2017
  • Won 2016 USL Goalkeeper of the Year
  • Started 30 matches in 2016, contributing 10 shutouts
  • 2016 USL All-League first team selection
  • Three-time USL Team of the Week honoree
  • Posted a .90 goals-against average after yielding 25 goals
  • Led the USL in the regular season in minutes with 2608 and was seventh with 72 saves
  • Spent the 2012-15 seasons with Minnesota United FC
  • Signed in April of 2012 and made his pro debut against Tampa Bay, posting a shutout against the Rowdies
  • Started in the final two games of 2013 and registering a win in both contests
  • Earned eight starts in 2014 with a pair of clean sheets
  • Voted to the NASL Team of the Week
  • Had five starts in 2015, registering 24 saves, a 1.86 goals-against average and a 2-3-2 record

COLLEGE

  • Competed for Oakland University
  • Member of four league championship teams
  • Selected to the All-Summit Conference first team twice
  • 2009 Defensive Player of the Year
  • Ranked in the top 10 in goals against average his senior year
  • Played in the first round of the NCAA College Cup in 2008

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Four-year letterwinner at Livonia Stevenson High School
  • Three-time all-district honoree
  • Earned a spot on the all-conference first team
  • Voted to the all-state first team in 2005 and 2006
  • Named to the Michigan Dream Team

YOUTH

  • Played with the Michigan Wolves
  • Member of the U-16 and U-18 state championship squads

 

USL

Career Stats (Regular Season)

Year

Club

GP

GS

GA

GAA

SVS

SHF

SV%

MINS

2016

FC Cincinnati

30

30

25

0.86

72

248

0.742

2608

Career Totals

 

30

30

25

0.86

72

248

0.742

2608

 

Career Stats (Post-Season)

Year

Club

GP

GS

GA

GAA

SVS

SHF

SV%

MINS

2016

FC Cincinnati

1

1

2

2

3

11

0.6

90

Career Totals

 

1

1

2

2

3

11

0.6

90

 

Career Stats (Cup Games)

Year

Club

GP

GS

GA

GAA

SVS

SHF

SV%

MINS

2016

FC Cincinnati

1

1

1

1

2

3

0.744

90

Career Totals

 

1

1

1

1

2

3

0.744

90

 

Career Totals

 

32

32

27

0.843

77

262

0.733

2789