Birthplace: Rochester, NY
Birthdate: July 8, 1993
Height/Weight: 6'3 195lbs
Social Media: Instagram @austinjohngerber
Favorite Number: 5
Age you started playing soccer: 5
First Youth Soccer Team: Chili Express
First Organized Soccer Club: Junior Rhinos
Favorite club you played for: Rochester Futbol Club
Memorable Youth Coach: Uri Sankowski and Tom Chamberlain
High School: Churchville Chili - First Team All Sectional Team
College: Gerber had 45 goals and 12 assists at Keuka College. He received Rookie of the Year Honors, and was on the All-Conference Team for all four seasons. He was Player of the Year and First Team All-Region Honors his Senior Year. He broke the single season goal record at Keuka with 26 goals and he also broke the single game goal record with 5 goals. He led NCAA Divisions in goals scored, goals per game, and points per game.
First & Favorite Amateur Team: Rochester Lancers
Lancers: 2017 (NPSL) 2018 (MASL2), 2019 (MASL)
Lancers Stats: Indoor - 6 Goals and 1 Assist Outdoor - Played in 11 games and had 4 Goals and 1 Assist
How did soccer change your life: I have met so many amazing people from playing soccer. I have made everlasting friendships and have played under some coaches that have helped develop me as a better player as well as a better person off the field.
Fun Facts: In 2015, Gerber was invited to the MLS combines, and injuries prevented him from continuing. In the off-season, Austin enjoys hiking with his Golden Retriever, Harper.