2014 AT GW
Saw action in 16 games and made 10 starts, amassing 1,027 minutes on the pitch ... Scored his first career goal in GW's 3-2 overtime win at Longwood (Sept. 30) ... Played all 96 minutes against the Lancers ... Took 11 shots on the season, including five on goal.
AT OLD DOMINION
Played in two games in 2013 ... Recorded an assist against Marshall (10/23).
Four-year starter and two-year captain at Langley High School in McLean, Virginia ... The Saxons were ranked fourth in the nation by ESPNRise ... A Liberty District first Team and Washington Post All-Met Second Team selection in 2012 ... Led Langley to back-to-back Liberty District titles as a junior and senior ... Also played for three-time Virginia State champion Annandale United, the top-ranked club team in the nation ... Scored the 2010 US Youth Soccer Goal of the Year ... Has trained with Borussia Monchengladbach's U-23 team in Germany ... A member of the National Honor Society and an honor roll student.
Oliver De Thier ... Born Nov. 4, 1993 in Reston, Virginia ... Son of Ilona and Peter De Thier ... Has an older brother, Peter, and a younger brother, Alexander ... Majoring in business administration.
Coach Jones' Take: "Oliver likes to be on the ball and involved in everything, so he is always an option for players to pass to. As a transfer student, he already has vast experience in Division I soccer and will immediately be pushing for playing time in the midfield."