Tim Kreutz
Tim Kreutz

RS Senior

Lake Zurich, Ill.

High School:
Lake Zurich

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 181



Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2014 Fall Season

Ninety-five Spartan student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.


NCAA Tournament Elite Eight - Post-Game Quotes

Providence 3, Michigan State 2


No. 3 Seed Men's Soccer Edged by No. 11 Providence in Elite Eight, 3-2

The Spartans fall just short of the College Cup in a hard-fought battle with the Friars.


No. 3 Seed Men's Soccer Edges No. 14 Seed Washington in Penalty Kicks, 4-3

The Spartans rally against the Huskies in double overtime thriller.


No. 12 Men's Soccer Edged By No. 13 Maryland in Penalty Kicks, 3-2

The Spartans tie the Terps, 0-0, in Big Ten Tournament Semifinals.


Michigan State 2 - Michigan 0


Impact Players for 2012

Michigan State Soccer Coach Damon Rensing discusses the top players for the 2012 Michigan State Men's Soccer team.


MSU Men's Soccer vs. Florida International

MSU 3, FIU 0 Sept 5, 2014 - East Lansing, Mich.


MSU Men's Soccer vs. Notre Dame - NCAA Elite Eight

MSU vs. Notre Dame NCAA Elite Eight game, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, in South Bend, Ind. (Photo credit: Joe Raymond).


MSU Men's Soccer vs. Georgetown - NCAA Sweet 16

No. 11 Michigan State men's soccer (14-5-3) shutout No. 6 Georgetown, 1-0 in Washington, D.C. Photos by: Rafael Suanes


MSU Men's Soccer vs. Louisville - NCAA Second Round

MSU Men's Soccer defeats Louisville, 1-0 in the NCAA Tournament Second Round. Photos by Matt Mitchell.

Tim Kreutz: All Business

2014: Academic All-Big Ten ... Scored against Bowling Green in the 80th minute (9/24) ... Netted a goal against Ohio State in 76th minute (10/4) ... Tied the game at No. 5 Notre Dame, scoring in the 80th minute (10/29) ... Scored game-winning goal against Penn State in Big Ten Tournament Quarterfinals (11/9) ... Scored the tying goal in 2-2 Sweet 16 match against Washington to send the game into double overtime, earning Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week recognition (11/30) ... One of the Spartans second-leading scorers with 14 points ... Tied for ninth in the Big Ten in goals (5).

2013: NSCAA All-Region Third-Team ... First Team All-Big Ten... Finished tied for first in the Big Ten with four game-winning goals and 66 shots, as well as second in the conference with 23 points ... Led the team with nine goals and a .136 shot percentage...A fixture in the Spartan lineup, starting in all 23 games for MSU...Headed in the game-winning goal in overtime to advance past Louisville in the NCAA Tournament Second Round Game on Nov. 24... Scored the game-winning goal in a double overtime victory against Indiana on Nov. 1 to win Big Ten Offensive Player of the week... Recorded the lone MSU goal in a 2-1 overtime loss to Penn State on Oct. 20... Netted two goals in a 3-0 win over the Oakland Grizzlies on Oct. 16... Scored his fourth goal of the season to break a 1-1 tie in the second half at Northwestern on Oct. 6... Shot in his third goal in three games in a 2-2 draw at No.3 Creighton on Sept. 24... Tallied his second game-winning goal in two games after putting one past the Bowling Green keeper in the 39th minute of a 1-0 victory over the Falcons on Sept. 18... Scored his first goal of the season, ultimately the game-winning goal at Marquette on Sept. 15...Recorded an assist to Sean Conerty in the Spartans' home-opening shutout of Western Michigan (4-0) on Sept. 1.

2012: Returned to the lineup after missing nearly all the 2011 season with injury ... Appeared in 20 games, starting five ... Had both a goal and an assist in a 2-1 win over Western Michigan (9/21), earning Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week honors on September 24th.

2011: Missed the entire season with injury, taking a medical redshirt.

2010: Saw action in 17 games, and started one...Recorded his first career goal in the 5-0 victory over Western Michigan (Oct. 13)...Tallied his first career assist on the second goal of the 4-0 win over Providence College (Sept. 9)... Finished the season with one goal and two assists.

Prior to MSU: Four year started at Lake Zurich (Illinois) High School was the team's all-time leading scorer and only player in school history to win four consecutive North Suburban Conference Championships...Was named to the Chicago Tribune, Sun-Time, Daily Herald, and Pioneer Press All-Area/State Teams...IHSSCA All-Selection in 2008 and 2009...2008 Daily Herald All-Area Co-Captain and the Pioneer Press All-Decade Team...His 27 goals in 2009 on his club team Sockers FC Chicago was second nationally...Four time member of the Illinois State ODP team and a member of the USYSA Region 2 ODP team.