Academy Teams

Will Szostkiewicz

4
Defender

Pronunciation: SAWS-keh-wits
Position: Defender
Jersey No.: 4
Height: 5-11
Weight: 159 lbs.
Date of Birth: March 11, 1995
Place of Birth: Boston, Mass.
Hometown: Longmeadow, Mass.
High School: Longmeadow High School
Last Club: MPS
Status: Under-18 roster

Email: will.szostkiewicz@comcast.net

2011-12: Made 29 appearances, including 26 starts, with the Under-16 team. Scored one goal – the first of his Revolution career - against NJSA (March 17), which was also the game-winner. Made three appearances, including one start, during the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase (Dec. 3-6) in Sarasota, Fla. Traveled to Johannesburg, South Africa, for the 2012 Future Champions Gauteng tournament (March 26-31), and made five appearances, all starts. Made three appearances, all starts, and played every minute during the Development Academy Playoffs (June 26-29) in Frisco, Texas.

2010-11: Made 23 appearances, including 12 starts, as a member of the Revolution Under-16 team. Helped the team secure five of its eight shutouts: Sporting Kansas City (Dec. 6), Potomac (March 19), Seacoast United (April 16), Seacoast United (May 22) and South Central Premier (June 12). Made his Revolution debut as a second-half substitute in the season opener against FC Westchester (Nov. 20). Made three appearances, including one start, during the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Showcase (Dec.5-8) in Phoenix, Ariz. Made three appearances, including on start, during the Development Academy Playoffs (June 25-28) in to Frisco, Texas. Made five appearances, including three starts, during the Generation adidas Cup (July 25-31) in Frisco, Texas.

HIGH SCHOOL: Is a senior at Longmeadow High School (Longmeadow, Mass.) … played three seasons before the Development Academy switched to the 10-month model … earned First-team All-Western Mass. and All-Pioneer Valley league honors.

Before Revs: Played with Mass. Premier Soccer for one season … also played with Western United FC for four years, serving as captain each year.

Personal: Will Alexander Szostkiewicz … is the son of Matthew and Lyn Szostkiewicz … has three siblings, Olivia (16), Luke (12) and Georgia (10) … supports Arsenal and follows the New England Patriots … referees games for Longmeadow Youth Soccer … his great uncle, Joe Szostkiewicz, signed with the Brooklyn Dodgers as a high school junior and his contract is in the Baseball Hall of Fame.