Real Name: Tyler Adams
HT: 5’ 9” WT: 150
Birthplace: Wappingers Falls, N.Y.
Hometown: Wappingers Falls
Tyler Adams, a native of Wappingers Falls, N.Y., was first introduced to the organization through the Red Bulls Regional Development School program at the age of 10. Two years later, he joined the Red Bulls Academy Under-13 team.
After joining the academy Adams was called into his first U.S. Youth National Team camp. He quickly progressed through the Red Bulls U-14 and U-16 sides, as worked his way into the U.S. U-15 team. Last August, he was invited to join the U.S. U-17 residency program in Bradenton, Fla.
The defender has a five-star rating from Top Drawer Soccer. He is ranked third overall, and second by position, in the IMG Academy Top 150 for his age group. He is the first player to graduate the Red Bulls RDS program and progress all the way through the academy system to a professional contract.
Signed by New York Red Bulls II on March 19, 2015. Joined the First Team following the conclusion of the 2015 USL season.