CHICAGO (July 22, 2013) – The U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team will hold its third training camp of the year, coming to the U.S. Soccer National Training Center in Carson, Calif., from August 3-11.
U.S. Soccer Women’s Technical Director April Heinrichs has called up 24 players for the training camp, all born in 1996, which is the age cut-off year for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. The U-18s will scrimmage the W-League L.A. Strikers on Saturday, Aug. 10, at 1:30 p.m. PT.
The camp will be held concurrently with a U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team event, with that roster to be confirmed shortly.
U.S. U-18 WNT Roster by Position:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Rosemary Chandler (Concorde Fire; Atlanta, Ga.), Darien Dunham (Yankee United; Cheshire, Conn.), Alexandra Nicholas (Rage; Pleasanton, Calif.)
DEFENDERS (8): Maddie Elliston (OMA Elite Girls’ Academy; Omaha, Neb.), Indigo Gibson (Slammer FC; Las Flores, Calif.), Megan Keeth (MVLA Lightning; Los Altos Hills, Calif.), Natalie Larkin (BRYC; Washington, D.C.), Gabrielle Matulich (MVLA Lightning; Los Gatos, Calif.), Megan McCashland (Gretna Prima; Lincoln, Neb.), Annia Mejia (Fram; Bloomington, Calif.), Kaleigh Riehl (BRYC; Fairfax Station, Va.)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Carlyn Baldwin (BRYC; Oakton, Va.), Jaye Boissiere (MVLA Lightning; Los Altos Hills, Calif.), Betsy Brandon (Colorado Rush; Littleton, Colo.), Rachel Corboz (PDA Slammers; Green Brook, N.J.), Jordan DiBiasi (Colorado Rush; Littleton, Colo.), Tanner Haughn (Pride Predators; Colorado Springs, Colo.), Cecilia Knaub (Penn Fusion; Phoenixville, Pa.)
FORWARDS (6): Megan Buckingham (Michigan Hawks; Novi, Mich.), Imani Dorsey (Freestate United; Elkridge, Md.), Haleigh Echard (Penn Fusion; Lebanon, Pa.), Mikaela Harvey (Lonestar SC; Liberty Hill, Texas), Kayla McCoy (Eclipse Select SC; Lincolnwood, Ill.), Rebecca Rasmussen (Rush Nike; Golden Colo.)