A 2013 graduate from Rio Americano High School in Sacramento ... Competed with Capital Crew in 2012-13.
Born July 8, 1994 in Sacramento ... Parents are Deedra and Paul Thalken ... Has two brothers named Joey and Nathan and a sister named Annabelle ... Hobbies include surfing and anything in the ocean ... Listens to Pearl Jam, Johnnyswim and Dirty Heads ... Favorite movie is Forrest Gump ... Lists his mother and father as his greatest influence ... Could eat enchiladas for the rest of his life ... Majoring in structural engineering at Roosevelt College ... Is a certified bungee jumping instructor.