Name: Kei Kaeppeler
Position: Swing
Caps: 28
Sport: Field Hockey
DOB: 6/17/1997
Hometown: Stuttgart, Germany
High School: Karlsgymnasium Stuttgart
College: University of Mannheim (2015-18), University College London (2018-present)
Team/Club: TSV Mannheim Hockey
World Championship Experience
  • Silver - 2019 3 Nations Invitational (Benalmadena, Spain)
  • Bronze - 2019 Pan American Games (Lima, Peru)
  • 4th - 2019 Hockey Series Final (Bhubaneswar, India)
  • 2017: U-21 European Championship with Germany
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021: Europe Tour (Frankfurt, Germany & Antwerp, Belgium)
  • 2021: Named to U.S. Men's National Team (September)
  • 2021: Named to U.S. Men's National Indoor Team
  • 2020: Series against South Africa (Durban, South Africa)
  • 2019: Series against Korea (Seoul, South Korea)
  • 2018: Europe Tour (France, Spain, Scotland, Ireland), Recorded first cap on July 3 against Spain, Joined U.S. Men's National Team (September)
  • 2015: Earned a sports scholarship to the University of Mannheim
  • 2015: Promoted into 1. Bundesliga
  • 2012 and 2013: Two-time U-16 German Champion
Personal: Son of Joachim and Maki Kaeppeler...Sibling is Aki...Game Day Mantra: 9 hours of sleep...Favorite Sports Quote: "Just Do It."...Best Word of Advice: "Focus."...Starting playing field hockey, since his brother played and he didn't have much of a choice so he joined.