CHICAGO (Dec. 1, 2014) – The U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team will finish its 2014 programming with what is also U.S. Soccer’s final youth Women’s National Team camp of the year. U.S. Soccer Women’s Technical Director April Heinrichs has called 24 players to the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista for a week of training from Dec. 7-14.
All of the players were born in 1998 and the core of this U-18 WNT squad will eventually compete to qualify for the 2018 FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup.
Roster by Position:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Amanda Dennis (Slammers FC; Murrieta, Calif.), Kat Hess (So Cal Blues; Newport Beach, Calif.), Mikayla Krzeczowski (Concorde Fire; Douglasville, Ga.)
DEFENDERS (6): Malia Berkely (Fairfield Optimist SC; Liberty Township, Ohio), Brooke Bingham (NC Fusion; West Jefferson, N.C.), Julie Doyle (San Diego Surf; Laguna Nigel, Calif.), Samantha Hiatt (Crossfire Premier; Newcastle, Wash.), Taylor Mitchell (Real So Cal; Tarzana, Calif.), Kirsten Siragusa (Dallas Sting; Rowlett, Texas)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Grace Bahr (Cleveland Internationals; Broadview Heights, Ohio), Haley Berg (Dallas Texans; Celina, Texas), Savannah DeMelo (Beach FC; Bellflower, Calif.), Ireland Dunn (Utah Avalanche; Kaysville, Utah), Jordan Harr (Dallas Sting; Sachse, Texas), Alia Martin (Eclipse Select; Carmel, Ind.), Shea Moyer (FC Revolution; Wyomissing, Pa.)
FORWARDS (8): Jenna Bike (Connecticut FC; Trumbull, Conn.), Isabella Briede (Tophat SC; Alpharetta, Ga.), Sunny Dunphy (San Diego Surf; Carlsbad, Calif.), Parker Goins (TSC Hurricanes; Broken Arrow, Okla.), Mia Gyau (Bethesda Lions; Silver Spring, Md.), Madison Haley (Dallas Texans; Dallas, Texas), Julie Mackin (Real Colorado; Castle Rock, Colo.), Taylor Ziemer (Santa Rosa United; Santa Rosa, Calif.)