U.S. National Team: A prolific goal scorer on the club level, Kreis is looking to make his mark on the international level after being recalled to the U.S. squad after a two-year absence ... He has earned eight caps with the national side since August, 1996 ... 1999: One of the USA's up-and-coming goal scoring stars, he returned to the U.S. squad for the last two matches in 1999 against Jamaica and Morocco ... Scored the first goal in a 2-2 draw with Jamaica on Sept. 8 ... 1997: Played in all three games for the U.S. in the Nike U.S. Cup ... Traveled to China with the National Team, where the team lost and tied China in two matches ... 1996: Started in his U.S. debut, a 3-1 win over El Salvador in Los Angeles ... First Appearance: August 30, 1996, vs. El Salvador.
Professional: Is the Burn's all-time career leader in points (130), goals (48) and assists (34) ... Is a two-time MLS All- Star (1996 and 1999)... 1999: Had an incredible season in 1999, becoming the first American-born player to earn MVP honors and also captured the league's Budweiser scoring title with 18 goals and 15 assists for 51 points ... Led the Dallas Burn to a club best 19-13 finish (second in the Western Conference) and an appearance in the Western Conference Finals of the MLS Cup playoffs ... He set the standard in '99 by becoming the first player in the league history to score 15 goals and 15 assists in a single season and by being named the MLS Player of the Week a record six times ... 1998: Led the Burn in goals (9), assists (8) and total points (26) ... 1997: Was the only Burn player to appear in all 32 regular season games in 1997 ... 1996: Scored the first goal in Dallas Burn history on April 18, 1996 against Kansas City, and quickly established himself as an up-and-coming U.S. star, earning All-Star status for the first time.
College: Three-time All-American (1992-1994) at Duke University, where he finished his career with 39 goals and 38 assists ... Started every match in his four years with the Blue Devils and he ranked third among the school's all-time leaders in career points (116) when he left ... High School: selected All-State in Nebraska as a freshman and as a junior and senior in Louisiana ... tallied 89 career goals.
Personal: His first job was as a newspaper delivery boy ... If he weren't playing soccer would be in either medical or veterinary school ... Avid golfer and his favorite television shows are the Simpsons and Seinfeld ... Married to Kimberly, the two have a baby.