2014 MAC Hermann Trophy Winner
Hometown: Munich, Germany
A 2013 MAC Hermann Trophy finalist, Stolz played in integral part in leading the Bruins through the NCAA Men’s Division I Tournament to national runners-up status. The Munich, Germany, native started in all 24 games for the Bruins, logging 2,054 minutes which is the most among UCLA attacking players. Offensively, he led the team in goals (9) and points (24), and tied the lead in assists (6).
Stolz also earned a number of postseason accolades, including being named First Team All-Pac-12, NSCAA First Team All-Far West and All-American for the second year in a row. Leo was selected in the first round (18th overall) by the New York Red Bulls in the 2015 MLS Draft.
Runners-up for the men’s award were Syracuse junior goalkeeper Alex Bono (Baldwinsville, N.Y.) and North Carolina senior forward Andy Craven (St. Simons Island, Ga.).