Rapids use MLS Re-Entry Draft to select goalkeeper Andre Rawls from NYCFC

Colorado Rapids Soccer Club announced today the selection of goalkeeper Andre Rawls in the first phase of the 2018 Re-Entry Draft. Rawls becomes the fourth addition to the Rapids roster since the conclusion of the 2018 season.

Rawls joins Colorado after spending the last three seasons with New York City FC. The 26-year-old was initially drafted by NYCFC (44th overall) in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft. He spent the 2015 season at Wilmington Hammerheads of the USL, making 22 appearances for the club.

Most recently, the goalkeeper featured in 29 games with Orange County SC of the USL during a season-long loan from NYCFC, making 87 saves and recording 10 clean sheets.

Before going pro, the San Ramon, California native played college soccer for Saint Mary's where he would be named West Coast Conference Goalkeeper of the Year in 2014.

TRANSACTION: Colorado Rapids – December 14, 2018 – Colorado Rapids have acquired goalkeeper Andre Rawls. 

Full Name: Andre Rawls
Age: 26
Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 182 lbs.
Birth Date: December 20, 1991
Birthplace: San Ramon, California
Hometown: San Ramon, California


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