Kyle Venter

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Kyle Venter
Personal information
Date of birth (1991-03-13) March 13, 1991 (age 28)
Place of birth Aurora, Colorado, United States
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
FC Tucson
Number 12
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2013 New Mexico Lobos 86 (8)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012 Real Colorado Foxes 11 (0)
2014 LA Galaxy 0 (0)
2014LA Galaxy II (loan) 9 (1)
2015 Tulsa Roughnecks 24 (3)
2016–2017 Ottawa Fury 17 (0)
2018 Penn FC 25 (2)
2019– FC Tucson 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:06, 21 May 2019 (UTC)

Kyle Venter (born March 13, 1991) is an American professional soccer player who plays as a defender for FC Tucson in USL League One.

Career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Venter played college soccer at the University of New Mexico between 2009 and 2013.[1] During his time at college Venter also played for USL PDL club Real Colorado Foxes during their 2012 season.[2]

LA Galaxy[edit]

Venter was selected by LA Galaxy in the second round of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft (23rd overall).[3] After signing with the club, Venter was loaned to LA Galaxy II and featured in their win over Orange County Blues FC on March 22, 2014.[4]

Tulsa Roughnecks[edit]

Venter signed with USL club Tulsa Roughnecks in March 2015.[5]

Ottawa Fury[edit]

On February 11, 2016, Venter signed with Canadian club Ottawa Fury FC.[6]

Penn FC[edit]

Venter played with Penn FC in 2018.[7]

FC Tucson[edit]

Venter was contracted to FC Tucson in February 2019.[8]

Honors[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kyle Venter Biography - New Mexico Official Athletic Site". Golobos.com. Retrieved March 23, 2014.
  2. ^ "United Soccer Leagues (USL)". Uslsoccer.com. Retrieved March 23, 2014.
  3. ^ "select defender Kyle Venter in 2014 MLS SuperDraft". LA Galaxy. January 16, 2014. Retrieved March 23, 2014.
  4. ^ "United Soccer Leagues (USL)". Uslpro.uslsoccer.com. Retrieved March 23, 2014.
  5. ^ http://www.tulsaroughnecksfc.com/player
  6. ^ "Ottawa Bolsters Back Line With Kyle Venter". nasl.com. Retrieved February 12, 2016.
  7. ^ "Where are they now? Penn FC's 2018 roster - Brotherly Game".
  8. ^ "Former USL Defender Kyle Venter Signs With FC Tucson For The 2019 Season".

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