as a Sophomore (2012): NSCAA All-America Third Team ... All-MAC First Team honoree ... named to Top Drawer Soccer's (TDS) Team of the Season Second Team ... rated the No. 18 upperclassman in the nation, accoring to TDS ... Academic All-MAC ... started all 22 games at midfield ... recorded his first career goal with a 30-plus yard strike that curled into the net against Bowling Green (Nov. 9) in the MAC Tournament semifinals ... also finished with three assists ... two of those assists led directly to game-winning goals against Florida Gulf Coast (Aug. 24) and Ohio State (Oct. 13).
as a Freshman (2011): Rated the No. 1 freshman in the nation by Top Drawer Soccer ... College Soccer News Freshman All-American ... MAC Newcomer of the Year ... All-MAC First Team ... named to All-Ohio team ... started all 23 games at midfield ... finished with five assists on the year ... assisted the game-winning goal in UA's season-opening victory against Cleveland State (Aug. 27) ... recorded an assist in four straight matches from Sept. 24 to Oct. 5.
Prior to Akron: 2010 NSCAA National High School Player of the Year ... fifth-ranked recruit in the country by both Top Drawer Soccer and College Soccer News ... Top Drawer Soccer five-star recruit ... member of the U.S. U-18 men's national team ... also competed with the U-14's and U-15's ... Columbus Crew Academy team captain for the U-16 and U-18 age groups ... two-time Columbus Crew Academy player of the year (2009, 2010) ... Ohio Gatorade Player of the Year (2009) ... compiled a 41-1-2 record over a two-year high school career at Gahanna ... clinched the Golden Lions' first national championship in 2009 with the game-winning penalty kick in the shootout ... two-time high school All-American.
Personal: Born Jan. 15, 1993 ... parents are John and Liz Trapp ... has an older brother, Christian and a sister, Julia ... grandfather emigrated from Greece where he played semi-professional soccer ... sang choir at Gahanna Lincoln ... enjoys reading, studying Spanish and playing poker ... graduated in the top five percent of his high school senior class with a cumulative GPA of 3.9 ... National Honor Society member ... took a combination of six AP and Honors courses in high school ... majoring in biology.