Hildebrandt joins Steve Clark as second Oakland goalkeeper to play for a Major League Soccer club
Former Oakland standout goalkeeper played with Columbus Crew SC from 2014-2016
Former Oakland men's soccer player garners first team All-USL honors
Steve Clark, Brittni Hutton and Brian Stuard will be inducted into the Hall of Honor on April 18th at the Fox Theatre.
The Golden Grizzlies tasted defeat for the first time this season with a 3-1 loss to SMU in the championship game.
Elected Student Body President in Spring 2008 by seven votes ... team captain.
2008: Started in all 19 games played ... Named All-Midwest Region first team ... All-Summit League first team selection... Named Summit League Defensive Player of the Year ... Earned Summit League Athlete of the Month honors in November for posting four shutouts, 18 saves and an .857 save percentage ... Tabbed Summit League Defensive Player of the Week twice for posting two shutouts against Oregon State and Green Bay (9/2) and for shutting out IPFW with five saves (10/20)...Also named OU Student-Athlete of the Week (10/21) ... Earned a spot on the Niagara Falls Classic All-Tournament team ... Ranked eighth in the nation in goals against average with 0.54 and 19th with his .846 save percentage ... Posted a Summit League record-tying 11 shutouts ... Led the league in goals against average, save percentage and shutouts.
2007: Named to the All-Summit League first team after posting a league best six shutouts ... Tabbed Midwest All-Region third team ... Ranked second in the league with a 1.03 goals against average and finished 70th in the nation ... Finished 53rd in the NCAA with an .800 save percentage and 67th with 4.18 saves per game ... Made two saves in his sixth shutout of the season in the championship game versus IUPUI (11/18) ... Came up with some big saves late in the first round of the NCAA Tournament against Michigan State (11/24) in a 2-1 win over the Spartans in East Lansing, making a career-best nine saves in the game.
2006: Started 15 games for the Golden Grizzlies ... compiled a 4-9-1 record with a 1.54 goals-against average and a .753 save percentage ... made four saves against Coastal Carolina Aug. 25 for his first collegiate shutout, a 1-0 victory ... made a career-high nine saves against Cincinnati Oct. 11 ... Mid-Con Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence.
2005: Saw action as goalkeeper at Centenary (10/15) and against IUPUI (11/5)... contributed to shutouts against both teams... helped Oakland tie for a third place conference ranking in shutouts with four.
2004: Redshirted the season.
High School/Club: Three-time letterwinner in soccer for head coach Paul Kato ... Three-time all-state, all-district, all-league and all-are player ... Recorded 15 shutouts in his senior season ... has 42 career shutouts to his credit ... Team was ranked No. 1 in Michigan his senior season and finished 24-2 ... Played club ball for the West Michigan Edge in Holland, Mich. ... Also played for Vardar III and the state ODP team.
Personal: Born Steven Thomas Clark on April 14, 1986 in Lansing, Mich. ... Parents are Mike Clark and Lou Ann Engle ... Majoring in history.
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