“Brad is an amazing asset to this team and community, and we are happy to have him with us for the next several years,“ sporting director Claudio Reyna said.
“From the moment I stepped foot in Austin, I felt right at home with the team, community, and fans and I am looking forward to continuing my journey here,”
Stuver joined Austin FC as a free agent before the inaugural season for the club in 2021. He was named the club's Defensive Player of the Year in 2021 and 2022. Stuver currently wears the #1 jersey for the club.
Stuver was a part of NYCFC for 3 seasons making 7 MLS appearances during that time. He also made 4 appearances in the US Open Cup for the club.
Stuver was a league pool goalkeeper stationed in Columbus during the 2013 season but signed for the club in 2014. He spent the 2014 season on loan with the Dayton Dutch Lions and the Wilmington Hammerheads in the USL. Stuver played 2 MLS games for Columbus. He also played in 3 US Open Cup matches for the club.
Stuver compiled a 33-27-7 record in four seasons collegiately at Cleveland State University, including a senior season in which he started all 20 of his team’s matches, posting an 11-6-3 record with a 0.86 goals against average. He led the team to a conference title and the program's first NCAA Tournament appearance in the last 30 years. Stuver was inducted in to the CSU Athletics Hall of Fame in 2023.