Jack Hilger

34
Midfielder

Pronunciation: HILL-guhr
Position: Midfielder
Jersey No.: 34
Height: 5-9
Weight: 150 lbs.
Date of Birth: May 15, 1994
Place of Birth: Newton, Mass.
Hometown: Hopkinton, Mass.
High School: Hopkinton High School
Last Club: FC Puma
Status: Under-18 roster
Email: jackhilger@comcast.net

2011 MLS RESERVE DIVISION: Was called up to the Revolution reserve squad for the game against the Columbus Crew (May 9), but did not make an appearance.

2010-11: Recipient of the 2010-11 Coaches’ Award. Made 27 appearances overall, including 23 starts: 22 appearances (20 starts) for the Under-16 team and five appearances (three starts) for the Under-18 team. Scored two goals – one with the U16s against FC Delco (March 13) and one for the U18s against Met Oval (March 26). Added three assists, including game-winning assists against FC Westchester (Nov. 20) and against South Central Premier (May 14). Added a third assist during the Playoffs against Pateadores (June 28.) Made two appearances – both starts – during the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase (Dec. 3-6) Phoenix, Ariz. Started all three games during the Development Academy Playoffs (June 25-28) in Frisco, Texas. Made five appearances – including four starts – during the Generation adidas Cup (July 25-31) in Frisco, Texas.

2009-10: Made 31 appearances, including 17 starts, as a member of the Under-16 team. Registered three assists: in his Revolution debut against Solar SC (Dec. 5), against Empire United (May 15) and a game-winning assist against Seacoast United (May 16). Made three appearances during the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase (Dec. 5-8) in Phoenix, Ariz. Made three appearances, including one start, during the Development Academy Spring Showcase (May 28-31) in Sarasota, Fla. Made three appearances, including one start, during the Development Academy Playoffs (June 25-28) in Greensboro, N.C.

HIGH SCHOOL: Is a senior at Hopkinton High School (Hopkinton, Mass.) … has played four seasons, serving as captain in 2011 … is a three-time Tri-Valley League All-Star (2009, 2010, 2011) and two-time Eastern Mass. all-star (2009, 2010) … earned 2011 all-state honors … named 2011 Tri-Valley League MVP

BEFORE REVS: Spent three seasons with FC Puma … played for Mass. ODP from 2007-09 and was a member of the final pool for the Region I team in 2007 and 2008

U.S. NATIONAL TEAM: Selected for the Under-14 U.S. National Team Pool

PERSONAL: Jack Hilger is the son of Stuart and Denise Hilger … has one brother, Ted (15) … lists Lionel Messi and Franck Ribery among his favorite soccer players … supports the New England Revolution, FC Barcelona and Bayern Munich … also follows the New England Patriots … enjoys fishing and biking.