Player Details

Name

Robbie Mertz

Height

5' 6"

Weight

150 lbs

Date of Birth

12.4.1996 (25)

Position

Midfielder
2022 MLS Regular Season
2022 MLS Regular Season
Career Summary

NOTE: Mertz is a draftee that has been invited to preseason

COLLEGE

  • Two-time United Soccer Coaches All-North Region, Two-time All-Big Ten, All-Big Ten Tournament Team (2018), NSCA All-American (2018), Academic All-Big Ten (2018), Recipient of U-M Bates/Deskins Award (2018), Two-time team captain (2017-18).
  • As a Junior, he led team in minutes played (1,755) and was the lone Wolverine to start every match on the season.
  • During his college year, he made 76 appearances, 55 from the start, scored nine goals and added 12 assists for the Wolverines. 

YOUTH

  • Attended Upper St. Clair High School
  • Played club for Century United (2005-2015)
  • In 2014, earned NSCAA Regional All-American and NSCAA All-American, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Elite 11 Team, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette South Player of the Year 
  • Was Gatorade Player of the Year in Pennsylvania for three years straight (2014-2015)
  • PIAA State Champion (2012 & 2013)

PERSONAL

  • Son of Rob and Kelly Mertz
  • Brother, Ryan, plays soccer at University of Delaware