USLSoccer.com Staff Report
Thursday, February 18, 2016
PHOENIX – Arizona United SC announced on Thursday the signing of former Rochester Rhinos defender Julian Ringhof ahead of the 2016 USL season.
“We saw that he was available a couple of weeks ago and jumped at the opportunity to sign him,” said Arizona United Head Coach Frank Yallop. “I think he’s a guy that’s hungry to do well. As soon as I spoke to him, he was desperate to come to Arizona.”
- RELATED: Arizona Chases the Beep to Open Camp
Ringhof was a regular member of a Rhinos defense that set a USL record in 2015 as it conceded only 15 goals in the regular season, and 17 shutouts. Ringhof made 21 regular-season appearances for the Rhinos as the club claimed the USL Regular Season Championship, and went on to add the 2015 USL Championship.A native of Freiberg, Germany, Ringhof played NCAA soccer for the University of San Diego prior to turning pro with the Rhinos, and was a two-time All-West Coast Conference First Team selection for the Toreros.