Taylor Hunter

Taylor Hunter
Taylor Hunter
Taylor Hunter
Real Name: Taylor Hunter
HT: 6' 0" WT: 170
Age: 27 (07/07/1993)
Birthplace: Aurora, Colorado
Hometown: Aurora, Colorado

Talented young center back who spent the 2016 season playing under current Dynamo head coach Wilmer Cabrera with RGV FC. Was a third-round pick (49th overall) by the Dynamo in the 2015MLS SuperDraft. Signed to first team contract on March 1, 2017.

2017 OPEN CUP: Started and played 120 minutes in a 3-2 win at North Carolina FC in the Fourth Round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on June 14 ... Started and played 90 minutes in a 2-0 loss in the Round of 16 against Sporting Kansas City on June 28

USL 2016: Signed with Dynamo's USL affiliate RGV FC Toros … Played 20 games under head coach Wilmer Cabrera

MLS 2015: Selected in the third round (49th overall) of the 2015 MLS SuperDraft out of the University of Denver … Made first MLS start on 7/18 at Real Salt Lake … OPEN CUP: Made substitute appearance in Round of 16 vs. Colorado Rapids … Started Quarterfinal loss at Sporting Kansas City

COLLEGE: 2014: Started all 20 matches while posting 1,797 minutes … Was substituted for in just one game … Was named team captain prior to the start of the season … Named Summit League Tournament MVP for his stellar defensive work … Named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District 7 First Team … 2013: Started 19 of Denver's 20 games … Helped Denver set new Division I school records in consecutive shutouts (5), consecutive scoreless minutes (584), single-season wins (13) and consecutive unbeaten matches (15) … Recorded assists against Loyola-Chicago (Oct. 16) and at Western Illinois in The Summit League Tournament finals (Nov. 17) … All-Summit League First Team … CoSIDA Academic All-District 7 First Team … Academic All-Summit League … 2012: Played in 16 of Denver's 20 matches, starting 13 of them … Tallied one assist in 1,182 minutes at center back … Assisted Cole Chapleski's game-winner in overtime against San Jose State(Nov. 8) in the MPSF Quarterfinals … CoSIDA Academic All-District 7 First Team … Academic All-MPSF … 2011: Made 13 appearances and started 10 matches

CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL: Played for Real Colorado USSDA Team … Played for Colorado State ODP from 2006-08 … Helped lead his team to the Colorado State Cup championship in 2008 … Attended Grandview High School in Aurora, Colo … Named to Second Team All-State 2010 … Selected to First Team All-Centennial Conference and First Team All-City Aurora in 2009 and 2010 … Also named First Team Academic All-State in 2009 and 2010 … Voted Grandview Wolves Player of the Year

PERSONAL: Son of Kristi and Jeffrey Hunter … Has one brother, Trevor, and one sister, Chelsea … Enjoys playing basketball … Finance major at Denver

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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
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