I am a professional goalkeeper for the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer and semi-professional writer for various outlets that wish to have my thoughts. Oh, and self-employed by this site.


As a collegian, I was an Academic All-American, Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award Finalist and MAC Hermann Trophy Nominee at Elon University (Go Phoenix!). That’s all to make you think I know what I’m writing about.


My journey to where I am now has been long, to say the least. I have the dubious distinction of playing at every level of soccer in the United States and Canada.  Here’s a good summary:

Clint Irwin’s MLS Journey