After signing one of the FC Dallas 2021 SuperDraft picks this morning, North Texas SC announced another pick signing this afternoon. The top keeper selected in the draft (48th overall), Colin Shutler from Virginia, has signed a one-year contract with an option for the 2022 season with NTXSC.
Shutler played four seasons at Virginia. In 2019, he became the first Cavalier goalkeeper to earn All-ACC First Team honors since MLS legend Tony Meola in 1989.
Shutler played 45 games during his collegiate career, registering 19 shutouts, a 0.68 Goals Against Average rating as well as an 81% save percentage.
Shutler will wear the #1 jersey with NTX.
Name: Colin Shutler
DOB: Aug. 8, 1998
Birthplace: Middleburg, Virginia
Hometown: Middleburg, Virginia
Nationality: United States
Last Club: University of Virginia
How Acquired: Signed on March 29, 2021
Get him game time to move up when #99 is gone.
Indeed. There’s a gap between Maurer and Antonio Carrera that’s pretty big in age.