- Karl Chester
Karl  Chester

RS Senior

Kathleen, Ga.

High School:
Perry HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 165




Junior Season (2014)
- Was one of UAB’s top players off the bench after playing in 18 games and drawing five starts
- Scored in the 3-1 season-opening win vs. Memphis
- Also dished out three assists (vs. Memphis, vs. Marshall and vs. Old Dominion), which ranked tied for third on the team
- Put five of his 10 shots on target

Sophomore Season (2013)
- Played in the final eight games of the 2013 season
- Tallied three assists on the season, which ranked sixth on the squad

Freshman Season (2012)
- Played in all but one game, starting 15 matches, after redshirting his first year on campus
- Named to the 2012 Conference USA All-Freshman Team
- Ranked third on the team in scoring with 13 points (5g, 3a) on the season
- Tied for the team-lead in game-winning goals with two
- Also was tied for third on the squad in goals and assists
- Fueled the team to a 4-3 victory at UCF (10/27) behind a career-best four points (2g)
- Made his first start of his collegiate career in the season opener vs. Mercer (8/24)

Redshirt Season (2011)
- Saw action in three contests before an injury forced him to take a medical redshirt
- Saw first collegiate action against VCU (9/16)

High School
- A four-year letterwinner under head coach Sam Said at Perry High School
- Tabbed an ESPN Rise First Team All-State honoree in 2010
- Finished his senior year with 50 goals, which set the school record for goals scored in a season
- Named the Region’s Most Valuable Player in 2011
- Participated in the Georgia state all-star game in 2011
- Selected as team’s MVP following his junior season
- Also tabbed as a two-time team captain by his teammates and coaches.

Other Soccer Info
- Played his club soccer for Alpharetta Ambush under head coach David Eristavi
- Played alongside a pair of other Blazers (Stewart Abrahart and Darion Copeland)
- Helped lead the team to state and regional titles, along with USYSA National Championship in 2010
- Voted MVP of National Championship, as he scored seven goals in four games at the National Championship Tournament
- Also helped team reach the finals of the 2011 national championship.

- Born Karl Luther Chester on Nov. 28, 1992 in Savage, Minn.
- Son of Harvee and Gisela Chester
- Has one sister, Elena
- Art studio major