Austen King

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Austen King
Personal information
Full name Austen King
Date of birth (1990-05-02) May 2, 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Wilson, North Carolina, United States
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Carolina RailHawks
Number 15
Youth career
2008–2011 Elon Phoenix
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012– Carolina RailHawks 26 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 26, 2012.
† Appearances (Goals).

Austen King (born May 2, 1990) is an American soccer player who currently plays for Carolina RailHawks in the North American Soccer League.


College and Amateur[edit]

King played for Elon University from 2008 to 2011. During his career with the Phoenix King appeared in 57 games and scored 3 goals. He was named first team All-SoCon as a junior and helped lead Elon to the 2011 Southern Conference Championship as a senior.[1] In 2011 King also played for the Carolina Railhawks U-23 team which won the USASA U-23 National Championship.[2]


On February 15, 2012 the Carolina RailHawks announced that they had signed King for the 2012 NASL season.[3] King appeared in 20 games for the Railhawks in 2012 and scored 1 goal. On November 29, 2012 the Railhawks announced that they had exercised a club option to bring King back for 2013.[4]


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