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Winston Boldt

School

Army

Position
Goalkeeper
Major
International Relations and Portuguese

Classroom

Boldt was selected to the Capital One Academic All-America second team last season, while finishing the 2013-14 academic year with a 3.546 GPA as a Portuguese major. He was also named the 2013 Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of the Year and was selected to the conference’s all-academic team and academic honor roll.

Character

In the summer of 2014, Boldt was selected to the Deputy Brigade Commander position for the U.S. Military Academy Cadet Chain of Command. As the Deputy Brigade Commander, Boldt holds down the second-highest position in the cadet chain of command, which oversees all 4,400 cadets at the Academy. Boldt was nominated for this leadership position by a group of his peers before being eventually accepted into the role by members of the Academy administration.

Boldt is two-time co-captain on the Army men’s soccer team (2013, 2014).

Community

Boldt participated in cleanup and rebuilding following the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in 2011. Along with a group of Army teammates, Boldt helped with the cleanup of Queens and Rockaway.

Competition

Boldt was named to the 2013 NSCAA All-America second team, along with drawing Patriot League Goalkeeper of the Year and first team honors. As a junior co-captain in 2013, Boldt set an Army men’s soccer record with 12 shutouts during the season, which ranked tied for second among all Division I goalkeepers. He also finished the year ranked third nationally in save percentage (.888) and fifth in goals against average (.521). He has been selected to Top Drawer Soccer’s National Team of the Week three times during his career, including twice in 2013. Boldt currently ranks second on Army’s career shutouts list with 16 clean sheets, needing three shutouts to become the program’s career leader.