U.S. Soccer
Kelcie Hedge
U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team

Kelcie Hedge

Midfielder Caps/Goals -
  • Date of Birth

  • Height

    5-8

  • Hometown

    Post Falls, Idaho

  • Club

    Washington

A member of the U.S. team that won the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Women’s Championship in Honduras at the end of last year and earned a berth to the World Cup … Played in two games at qualifying, starting one, and scored against Panama in group play … Heads into the World Cup with 15 U-20 caps and four goals, also scoring twice against Papua New Guinea during the USA’s pre-World Cup test run last May and against Venezuela in a 5-1 win in the final match before the World Cup … A long-time participant in the USA’s Youth National Teams, she has played for the USA at the U-15, U-17, U-18, U-19 and U-20 levels … Was a member of the U.S. team at CONCACAF qualifying for the 2014 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, playing in four games while starting three and had one goal (against Guatemala) and one assist … Finished her U-17 career with nine caps and four goals.

College / High School: Attends the University of Washington, but is red-shirting what would be her sophomore season to play in the World Cup … As a freshman in 2015, she played in and started all 21 games for the Huskies … Recorded her first career goal in dramatic fashion -  a game-winner in the 89th minute to give UW a 1-0 win over Michigan … Scored in wins over UCLA and Utah, and scored the Huskies' lone goal in a loss to WSU to give her four goals in 2015 … Recorded three assists on the season and named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman Team … Attended Post Falls High School and was the 2013 Idaho HS Player of the Year.

Club: Played U-10 through U-12 for the Idaho Thunder … Played U-13 through U-15 for the Spokane Shadow … Played U-15 through U-18 for Washington Premier FC … Helped Washington Premier to the U-15 ECNL National Championship in the B Group … Helped the Shadow win the U-16 State Cup title.

Full name is Kelcie Lee Anne Hedge… Major in undecided … Played basketball in high school … Enjoys volunteering as a mentor, boating and camping … She has a dog named Nike … Loves the outdoors, hiking, camping and boating … Her dad is a police officer … Three words that best describe her off the field are “positive, outgoing and adventurous” … Three words that best describe her on the field are “competitive, passionate and happy” … She was a ballerina until the age of 11 … Her motto is “look good, feel good, play good” … Favorite class is sports psychology … Her dream job would be a surgeon … Favorite food is steak (and of course being from Idaho) potatoes … Favorite snack is apples and peanut butter … Favorite women’s soccer player is Tobin Heath and her favorite men’s player is Lionel Messi … Favorite TV shows are Grey’s Anatomy and New Girl … Likes country music … Favorite dessert is donuts and blueberry fritters.
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