U.S. U-20 WNT ROSTER BY POSITION (CLUB; HOMETOWN)
DEFENDERS (5): Abby Allen (Lonestar SC; Austin, Texas), Samar Guidry (FC Dallas; McKinney, Texas), Sally Menti (Crossfire Premier; Seattle, Wash.), Makenna Morris (McLean Youth Soccer; Germantown, Md.), Bria Schrotenboer (Michigan State; Holland, Mich.), Paige Tolentino (NC Courage; Pinehurst, N.C.)
The roster includes six players who represented the USA at the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay: defenders Samar Guidry and Makenna Morris, midfielders Hannah Bebar, DellaPeruta and Astrid Wheeler and forwards Samantha Meza and Trinity Rodman. Forward Lia Godfrey was a part of the U.S. team that played in the 2016 U-17 WWC in Jordan.
Sixteen of 20 players have spent at least one season in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy.
Forward Lia Godfrey was named 2018-19 Academy East Conference Player of the Year after leading United Soccer Alliance to the U-18/19 Girls Semifinals.
Defender Bria Schrotenboer led Midwest United FC to the 2019 U-18/19 Girls Academy Championship and won the U-18/19 Girls Golden Ball as the postseason’s best player.
Eight players were named to Academy Best XI’s at the end of the 2018-19 season: Abby Allen (Central), Godfrey (East), Mia Justus (East), Sally Menti (West), Meza (Central), Amber Nguyen (East), Schrotenboer (Central), Paige Tolentino (East).