Austin has been playing soccer for over 24 years. He started at age five and has played for GYSA, Gilbert Arsenal, Mesa Soccer Club, Junior High, High School, and Mesa Community College. He primarily played center mid growing up but has played all the different positions over the years, including keeper. He has been the assistant coach for one year at Gilbert Junior High and two years at Gilbert High School for Varsity Girls. He has been a personal trainer and has officiated high school soccer for three years. After graduating in 2015 from ASU, he began his current job with DES/DDD. He continues to play the game in adult city leagues. Austin loves the game of soccer not only for the physical activity, but also for the life lessons that can be learned through the game.