AJ Cochran

AJ Cochran
16
Defender
  • Houston Dynamo
  • 6' 3"
  • 195 lbs.
  • 02-09-1993
  • St. Louis, MO

Left-footed central defender from the University of Wisconsin selected by the Houston Dynamo with the 16th overall pick in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft.

2014 MLS: Made his first career MLS start at New England on 4/12 ... Made his first MLS appearance as a substitute vs. FC Dallas on 4/5.

COLLEGE: Three seasons at Wisconsin ... 2013: Big Ten Defender of the Year … Started all 21 of the Badgers' contests and scored three goals … Helped anchor defense to seven shutouts … 2012: First Team All-Big Ten, starting 19 games (1 goal, 2 assists) … Anchored defense that posted two separate shutout streaks of more than 200 minutes … 2011: As a freshman started in 18 games and posted one goal and three assists.

INTERNATIONAL: Invited to camp with the United Staes U-20 national team in January 2012 … Traveled with the United States U-18 national team to Argentina and Chile in 2011.

CLUB: Played PDL in 2013, splitting time between Michigan Bucks and K-W United (Kitchener, ON, Canada) ... Played for St. Louis Scott Gallagher … Was named to U.S. Soccer Development Academy select team.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Christian Brothers College High School in St. Louis, Mo., the same school as MLS players Brandon Barklage and Tommy Heinemann … Named 2010-11 Missouri Gatorade Player of the Year … Helped lead Cadets to 3A state championship as a junior in 2009.

PERSONAL: Full name is Alec John Cochran.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 Houston Dynamo 11 6 0 685 0 4 1 12 0 2 0
Career Totals 11 6 0 685 0 4 1 12 0 2 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Houston Dynamo 11 6 0 685 0 4 1 12 0 2 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
7/19/2014 TOR @ HOU T 2-2 Subbed On 86 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
7/12/2014 HOU @ TOR L 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2014 NY @ HOU T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 2 1 3 0 1 0
6/29/2014 HOU @ MTL L 0-3 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
6/6/2014 KC @ HOU L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0
6/1/2014 HOU @ COL L 0-3 Subbed On 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2014 HOU @ SJ L 0-3 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/21/2014 HOU @ DC L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 LA @ HOU W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2014 RSL @ HOU L 5-2 Started 71 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2014 CLB @ HOU W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/3/2014 HOU @ CHV W 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/27/2014 POR @ HOU T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/23/2014 HOU @ NY L 0-4 Subbed On 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 HOU @ PHI T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2014 HOU @ NE L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
4/5/2014 DAL @ HOU L 4-1 Subbed On 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 HOU @ VAN L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/15/2014 MTL @ HOU W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2014 NE @ HOU W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves