Comets Indoor Soccer

Robert Palmer #12

Robert_Palmer_HeadshotPosition: Defender
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 180
Hometown: Kingston Jamaica
College: Park University
DOB: 01/15/1989
Twitter: @bertopalmer12

2014/15 MASL Season: Helped the Comets finish the regular season with a perfect 20-0 record by playing 19 games and totaling 20 points with 13 goals and seven assists. He scored the OT winning-goal against the Monterrey Flash at the Arena Monterrey.

2013/14 MISL Season: Entered his first full season with the Comets, having joined the team midway through the 2012/13 season. He appeared in 11 regular season and all 5 playoff games. He scored his first goal at Rochester on January 27, 2012. Palmer was able to tally a playoff goal at home against Milwaukee on March 7th, 2013


  • Helped the Comets win their first ever MISL Championship in March of 2014 after appearing in sixteen regular season matches and finishing with 15 points thanks to five goals and three assists.
  • Finished rookie season with 2 goals and 2 assists, including playoffs


  • Attended Park University
  • 2010 AMC First-Team All-Conference performer
  • Helped lead Park to 5 shutout victories in 2010 and a 10 match winning streak from September 22- November 9
  • Robert Palmer came to Park University in 2008 and started 17 games his freshman year.
  • He earned the 2008 MCAC Freshman of the Year award while leading his team to 6 shutout victories and 7 shutouts overall
  • He was named AMC First-Team All-Conference in the 2009 and 2010 seasons


  • Although he grew up in the same town, went to school with, and went to Park University with Ramone Palmer, the two are not related.