Austen King

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Austen King
Personal information
Full name Austen King
Date of birth (1990-05-02) May 2, 1990 (age 25)
Place of birth Wilson, North Carolina, United States
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Louisville City
(on loan from Carolina RailHawks)
Number 17
Youth career
2008–2011 Elon Phoenix
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012– Carolina RailHawks 32 (1)
2015 Louisville City (loan) 4 (1)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 27, 2015.

† Appearances (goals)

Austen King (born May 2, 1990) is an American soccer player who currently plays for Louisville City FC in the USL on loan from 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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