YOUTH & HIGH SCHOOL
Abdul Kooistra, a ntive of Madison, Wisconsin in the United States, is product of Madison Memorial High School where TopDrawerSoccer.com ranked him as a four star prospect. At the youth club level, Kooistra played with Rush Wisconsin U-15-U17 and FC Wisconsin Nationals U-17/U-18 as part of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy.
Kooistra graduated from Northern Kentucky University where he made 42 career appearances (37 starts) for the Norse from 2017 – 2019 and was named on the 2019 Horizon League Honor Roll. In 2017, he helped the team to eight shutouts on the season, which is the most for the program in the Division I era.
Kooistra played for Dayton Dutch Lions during the 2019 USL League Two season.