Stanley joins Austin from the Portland Timbers II (2020) where he started all 16 games of the 2020 USL season and recorded three (3) assists. Stanley signed with Sporting Kansas City II after Portland Timbers II announced they would forgo the 2021 USL Championship season.
A Duke University product, Stanley spent two (2) seasons with the Blue Devils (2018-19) making 20 appearances (20 starts) and contributing three (3) assists in 2018, while playing and starting 17 matches in 2019. The Columbia, Illinois, native forwent the remainder of his collegiate career and signed with Portland Timbers II of the USL Championship ahead of the 2020 season. Throughout his professional career, Stanley has recorded a total of 34 USL Championship appearances (2016-20) and two (2) Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup (2018) appearances.
Stanley made 13 appearances (12 starts) for the Saint Louis FC Academy (2015-2016) prior to his call-up to the first team at the age of 16. At Saint Louis FC (2016-18), Stanley appeared in 11 matches, making ten (10) starts. Internationally, Stanley has represented the U.S. at the youth level in a number of training camps and tournaments with the U.S. U-18 and U-20 Men’s National Team.