Connor Rutz – Detroit City’s 2021 Black Arrow MVP Award winner – returns for his fourth year with Le Rouge. In 2022 Rutz appeared in 33 regular season matches in the USL Championship, starting 30. He scored three goals, two of which being game winners. Rutz was named to NISA’s first team after notching five goals and two assists in 2021. Prior to joining the Club ahead of the 2020 season, the Saginaw Valley State product played for the Cincinnati Dutch Lions in 2018 before rounding out his collegiate career as the 2019 GLIAC Offensive Player of the Year.