Saari made his professional debut in a 2-1 loss to Sacramento Republic FC (March 26). He recorded two assists in a 2-1 victory over LA Galaxy II (April 15).
As a sophomore at the University of Tulsa in 2014, Saari scored a team-high six goals and was named to The American All-Conference Second Team. As a senior, Saari converted the winning attempt in a penalty-kick shootout to give Tulsa its third consecutive conference title.
Outside of soccer, Saari enjoys fishing, reading and playing with his dog. His favorite thing about Seattle is Pike Place Market.
Signed to S2’s roster on March 22, 2017.