Kevin Koetters

Kevin Koetters (born September 11, 1968 in Quincy, Illinois) is a retired U.S. soccer midfielder who spent most of his career in the U.S. indoor leagues as well as one with the Kansas City Wiz in Major League Soccer, one in the American Professional Soccer League and one in the USISL.

Kevin Koetters
Personal information
Date of birth (1968-09-11) September 11, 1968 (age 51)
Place of birth Quincy, Illinois, United States
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position(s) Midfielder
Youth career
1986–1990 Rockhurst College
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1990 Colorado Foxes
1991–1999 Kansas City Attack (indoor) 261 (?)
1993 San Diego Sockers (indoor)
1996 Kansas City Wiz 15 (0)
1997 Rochester Rhinos 22 (0)
1999–2000 Detroit Rockers (indoor) 1 (0)
2000–2001 St. Louis Steamers (indoor)
2001–2002 Kansas City Comets 40 (31)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Koetters attended Rockhurst University, where he was a 1989 second-team NAIA All-American.[1] In 1990, he played for the Colorado Foxes in the American Professional Soccer League.[2] In 1991, he signed with the Kansas City Attack in the National Professional Soccer League. He remained with the Attack through the 1998-1999 season. During these years, Koetters would play for the Attack during the winter, then spend time with other teams during the summer season. In 1993, he played for the San Diego Sockers of the Continental Indoor Soccer League. In February 1996, the Kansas City Wiz selected Koetters in the 12th round (116th overall) of the 1996 MLS Inaugural Player Draft. He saw time in 15 games before being released at the end of the season. In 1997, he played for the Rochester Rhinos in the USISL.[3] He then played one game for the Detroit Rockers during the 1999-2000 NPSL season.[4] In 2000, he signed with the St. Louis Steamers in the World Indoor Soccer League. He also played the 2001 season with them. He played for the Kansas City Comets of the Major Indoor Soccer League from 2001 to 2002.

In 2005, he became the head coach of Gardner Edgerton High School.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1989 NAIA All Americans". Archived from the original on 2006-11-15. Retrieved 2009-02-11.
  2. ^ 1990 APSL
  3. ^ "1997 Rhinos". Archived from the original on 2011-01-05. Retrieved 2009-04-25.
  4. ^ NATIONAL PROFESSIONAL SOCCER LEAGUE FINAL OFFICIAL STATISTICS -- 1999-2000

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