U.S. Soccer

U.S. Under-18 Women's National Team

U-18 WNT National Training Center Camp - Dec. 10-17

PLAYER POS. HT. BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB/COLLEGE
D Aurora, Ill. Eclipse
F 5-7 Voorhes, N.J. Winslow Soccer Club
F 5-5 Alpharetta, Ga. Tophat SC
F 5-7 Liberty Township, Ohio Michigan Hawks
M 5-5 Sleepy Hollow, N.Y. New York SC
M 5-10 Menlo Park, Calif. Stanford
D Akron, Ohio Internationals SC
F Lafayette, Calif. Lamorinda Soccer Club
F Seattle, Wash. Crossfire
M 5-1 Sachse, Texas Dallas Sting
D 5-9 Newcastle, Wash. Crossfire CD
GK Franklin, Mass. FC Stars of Massachusetts
D 6-1 Henderson, Nev. Las Vegas Premier
F 5-7 Vashon, Wash. Pacific NW Soccer Club
D 5-3 Castle Rock, Colorado Real Colorado
GK St. Spetersburg Tampa Bay United
GK Jacksonville, Florida JFC Storm
F Newbury Park, California Eagles SC
D 5-9 East Lansing, Mich. Michigan Hawks
M 5-3 Wyomissing, Pennsylvania FC Revolution
D 5-4 Brentwood, Tenn. Tennessee SC
F Oceanside, Calif. Albion SC
F Liberty Lake, Washington Crossfire Premier
M Lawndale, Calif. Beach FC
D 5-5 Plymouth, Mich. Michigan Hawks
M 5-3 Freehold, N.J. PDA

U-18 WNT National Training Center Camp - Dec. 10-17

Position:Defender

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Aurora, Ill.

Club:Eclipse

Position:Forward

Height:5-7

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Voorhes, N.J.

Club:Winslow Soccer Club

Position:Forward

Height:5-5

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Alpharetta, Ga.

Club:Tophat SC

Position:Forward

Height:5-7

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Liberty Township, Ohio

Club:Michigan Hawks

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-5

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.

Club:New York SC

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-10

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Menlo Park, Calif.

Club:Stanford

Position:Defender

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Akron, Ohio

Club:Internationals SC

Position:Forward

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Lafayette, Calif.

Club:Lamorinda Soccer Club

Position:Forward

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Seattle, Wash.

Club:Crossfire

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-1

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Sachse, Texas

Club:Dallas Sting

Position:Defender

Height:5-9

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Newcastle, Wash.

Club:Crossfire CD

Position:Goalkeeper

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Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:Franklin, Mass.

Club:FC Stars of Massachusetts

Position:Defender

Height:6-1

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Henderson, Nev.

Club:Las Vegas Premier

Position:Forward

Height:5-7

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Vashon, Wash.

Club:Pacific NW Soccer Club

Position:Defender

Height:5-3

Birthdate:

Position:Defender

Hometown:Castle Rock, Colorado

Club:Real Colorado

Position:Goalkeeper

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Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:St. Spetersburg

Club:Tampa Bay United

Position:Goalkeeper

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Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:Jacksonville, Florida

Club:JFC Storm

Position:Forward

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Newbury Park, California

Club:Eagles SC

Position:Defender

Height:5-9

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Position:Defender

Hometown:East Lansing, Mich.

Club:Michigan Hawks

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-3

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

Club:FC Revolution

Position:Defender

Height:5-4

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Brentwood, Tenn.

Club:Tennessee SC

Position:Forward

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Oceanside, Calif.

Club:Albion SC

Position:Forward

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Liberty Lake, Washington

Club:Crossfire Premier

Position:Midfielder

Birthdate:

Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Lawndale, Calif.

Club:Beach FC

Position:Defender

Height:5-5

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Plymouth, Mich.

Club:Michigan Hawks

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-3

Birthdate:

Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Freehold, N.J.

Club:PDA

U.S. U-18 WNT Will Hold Last Training Camp of 2016 at U.S. Soccer NTC

CHICAGO (Dec. 10, 2016) – The U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team will come together for its final event of the year from Dec. 10-17 at the U.S. Soccer National Training Center in Carson, Calif.

This is the seventh and last U.S. U-18 WNT event of 2016 as this group will move to the U-20 level next year to begin a two-year cycle. Three of this year’s U-18 events were trips to Europe and this is the fourth domestic training camp.

U.S. Soccer Women’s Development Coach Jitka Klimkova named 26 players to the camp roster which features a mixture of college and youth club players, as well as one player playing in Europe. There are 14 collegiate players in camp, all of whom recently completed their seasons.

Twenty of the players were born in 1998, which is the age cut-off year for the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, with six born in 1999. The goal for this age group is to ultimately qualify for the next U-20 Women’s World Cup which will be held in France.

U.S. U-18 WNT Roster by Position:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Shelby Hogan (Providence; Franklin, Mass.), Kaylan Marckese (Florida; St. Petersburg, Fla.), Mandy McGlynn (Virginia Tech; Jacksonville, Fla.)
DEFENDERS (8): Kerry Abello (Eclipse Select; Batavia, Ill.), Malia Berkely (Florida State; Liberty Township, Ohio), Sydney Dawson (Internationals SC; Akron, Ohio), Samantha Hiatt (Boston College; Newcastle, Wash.), Julie Mackin (Clemson; Castle Rock, Colo.), Tara McKeown (San Diego Surf; Newbury Park, Calif.), Zoe Morse (Michigan Hawks; East Lansing, Mich.), Karlie Paschall (Tennessee Soccer Club; Brentwood, Tenn.)                         
MIDFIELDERS (8): Samantha Coffey (New York SC; Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.), Tierna Davidson (Stanford; Menlo Park, Calif.), Jordan Harr (Texas Tech; Sachse, Texas), Taylor Kornieck (Colorado; Henderson, Nev.), Shea Moyer (FC Revolution; Wyomissing, Penn.), Viviana Villacorta (Beach FC; Lawndale, Calif.), Natalie Winters (Iowa; Evergreen, Colo.), Nicole Whitley (Rutgers; Freehold, N.J.)                                                                                    
FORWARDS (7): Amirah Ali (PDA; Voorhees, N.J.), Belle Briede (Tophat SC; Alpharetta, Ga.), Ceilia Gee (Lamarinda United; Orinda, Calif.), Mireya Grey (Crossfire; Seattle, Wash.), Abigail Kim (Pacific Northwest SC; Vashon, Wash.), Courtney Strode (Vaxjo DFF; Oceanside, Calif.), Kelsey Turnbow (SC Del Sol; Scottsdale, Ariz.) 

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