U-17 WNT Starts New Cycle at OTC
CHICAGO (June 11, 2014) – U.S. Under-17 Women’s National Team head coach B.J. Snow has called up 30 players to the first training camp of the new cycle as this age group begins the long road to qualifying for the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup that will be held in Jordan.
The age cut-off for the next U-17 Women’s World Cup is for players born on or after Jan. 1, 1999, and the majority of the players in this camp come from that birth year.
The camp will run from June 15-22 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California, and will feature a 90-minute scrimmage on June 17 at 4 p.m. PT. Two more scrimmages will be held on June 21 at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. PT.
U.S. U-17 WNT Roster by Position:
GOALKEEPERS (4): Hillary Beall (West Coast FC; Laguna Beach, Calif.), Brooke Bollinger (Space Coast United; Indialantic, Fla.), Lauren Brzykcy (SoCal Blues; San Clemente, Calif.), Anna Smith (Crossfire Premier; Issaquah, Wash.)
DEFENDERS (6): Caitlin Haislip (Eclipse Select; Munster, Ind.), Joanna Harber (Eastside FC; Bellevue, Wash.), Kai Henderson (Crossfire Premier; Mill Creek, Wash.), Karlie Paschall (Tennessee SC; Brentwood, Tenn.), Brooke Redington (SoCal Blues; Manhattan Beach, Calif.), Karina Rodriguez (SoCal Blues; Torrance, Calif.)
MIDFIELDERS (9): Olufolasade Adamolekun (Lonestar SC; Spicewood, Texas), Alexa Ferreira (PDA; Warren, N.J.), Nicolette Hernandez (NSA Rockets; Naperville, Ill.), Jaelin Howell (Real Colorado; Windsor, Colo.), Jillian Jennings (Match Fit Academy; Montclair, N.J.), Kiara Pickett (Camarrillo Eagles; Santa Barbara, Calif.), Isabel Rodriguez (Michigan Hawks; Canton, Mich.), Ashley Sanchez (SoCal Blues; Monrovia, Calif.), Kali Trevithick (Crossfire Premier; Sammamish, Wash.)
FORWARDS (11): Theresa Boade (West Coast FC; Laguna Beach, Calif.), Rachael Dorwart (PA Classics; Mechanicsburg, Pa.), Simone Handy (Albion; Whittier, Calif.), Olivia Jones (Ahwatukee Foothills SC; Chandler, Ariz.), Civana Kuhlman (Colorado Rush, Littleton, Colo.), Kori Locksley (Freestate; Fort Washington, Md.), Tara McKeown (Eagles SC; Newbury Park, Calif.), Alexa Spaanstra (Michigan Hawks; Brighton, Mich.), Frankie Tagliaferri (PDA; Colt Neck, N.J.), Emma Thomson (Sockers FC; Park Ridge, Ill.), Kelsey Turnbow (Crossfire Premier; Liberty Lake, Wash.)