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2018 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship

Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
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Schedule

Results

Date Matchup Result Venue Attendance Goal Scorers
1-1 D 2-4 PKs Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago 275 Davidson
1-1 D 3-0 W Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago Howell
2-1 W Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago 112 Kim, Sanchez
2-1 W Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago 247 Smith, Howell
2-0 W Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago 125 Torres, Kuhlmann

CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship - Jan. 18-28 - Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad

PLAYER POS. HT. BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB/COLLEGE
M 5-5 Sleepy Hollow, N.Y. Boston College
D 5-10 Menlo Park, Calif. Stanford
M 5-5 Bellflower, Calif. USC
D 5-5 San Jose, Calif. California Thorns FC
M 5-7 Windsor, Colo. Real Colorado
GK 5-9 Surfside, Fla. Virginia
F 5-7 Vashon, Wash. California
F 5-6 Littleton, Colo. Stanford
GK 5-8 Jacksonville, Florida Virginia Tech
D 5-7 Newbury Park, California USC
D 5-9 East Lansing, Mich. Virginia
D 5-0 Santa Barbra, California Stanford
M 5-5 Durham, N.C. NTH Tophat
D 5-4 Canton, Mich. Ohio State
D 5-5 Torrance, Calif. UCLA
F 5-3 Monrovia, Calif. UCLA
F 5-5 Windsor, Colo. Real Colorado
F 5-6 Frisco, Texas Virginia
F 5-8 Nashville, Tenn. Santa Clara
M 5-7 Lawndale, Calif. UCLA

CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship - Jan. 18-28 - Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad

Samantha Coffey

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.

Club:
Boston College

Tierna Davidson

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-10

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Menlo Park, Calif.

Club:
Stanford

Savannah DeMelo

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Bellflower, Calif.

Club:
USC

Naomi Girma

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

Club:
California Thorns FC

Jaelin Howell

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Windsor, Colo.

Club:
Real Colorado

Laurel Ivory

Position:
Goalkeeper

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:

Position:
Goalkeeper

Hometown:
Surfside, Fla.

Club:
Virginia

Abigail Kim

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Vashon, Wash.

Club:
California

Civana Kuhlmann

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-6

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Littleton, Colo.

Club:
Stanford

Amanda McGlynn

Position:
Goalkeeper

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:

Position:
Goalkeeper

Hometown:
Jacksonville, Florida

Club:
Virginia Tech

Tara McKeown

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Newbury Park, California

Club:
USC

Zoe Morse

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
East Lansing, Mich.

Club:
Virginia

Kiara Pickett

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-0

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Santa Barbra, California

Club:
Stanford

Brianna Pinto

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Durham, N.C.

Club:
NTH Tophat

Isabel Rodriguez

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-4

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Canton, Mich.

Club:
Ohio State

Karina Rodriguez

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Torrance, Calif.

Club:
UCLA

Ashley Sanchez

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-3

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Monrovia, Calif.

Club:
UCLA

Sophia Smith

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Windsor, Colo.

Club:
Real Colorado

Taryn Torres

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-6

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Frisco, Texas

Club:
Virginia

Kelsey Turnbow

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Nashville, Tenn.

Club:
Santa Clara

Viviana Villacorta

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Lawndale, Calif.

Club:
UCLA

Group A

Team GP W L T GF GA GD Pts.
Canada
3 3 0 0 11 2 9 9
Haiti
3 2 1 0 6 8 -2 6
Costa Rica 3 1 2 0 5 7 -2 3
Trinidad & Tobago
3 0 3 0 4 9 -5 0

Group B

Team GP W L T GF GA GD Pts.
United States 3 3 0 0 6 2 4 9
Mexico
3 2 1 0 7 2 5 6
Nicaragua 3 0 2 1 2 6 -4 1
Jamaica 3 0 2 1 3 8 -5 1

Group A Schedule

Date Match Time (ET)/Result Venue
Jan. 18 Costa Rica vs. Canada 1-3
Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 18
Trinidad & Tobago vs. Haiti 2-3
Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 20
Haiti vs. Costa Rica 3-2
Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 20
Canada vs. Trinidad & Tobago 4-1
Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 22 Haiti vs. Canada 0-4 Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 22 Trinidad & Tobago vs. Costa Rica 1-2 Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago

Group B Schedule

Date Match Time (ET)/Result Venue
Jan. 19
Mexico vs. Jamaica 4-0 Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 19
United States vs. Nicaragua 2-0 Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 21
Nicaragua vs. Mexico 0-2
Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 21
Jamaica vs. United States 1-2
Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 23 United States vs. Mexico
2-1 Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 23 Nicaragua vs. Jamaica
2-2 Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago

Semifinals

Date Match Time (ET)/Result Venue
Jan. 26
United States vs. Haiti 1-1 (3-0 PKs) Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
Jan. 26
Canada vs. Mexico 1-1 (3-4 PKs) Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago

Third Place

Date Match Time (ET)/Result Venue
Jan. 28
Haiti vs. Canada 1-0 Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago

Final

Date Match Time (ET)/Result Venue
Jan. 28
United States vs. Mexico 1-1 (2-4 PKs) Ato Boldon Stadium; Couva, Trinidad & Tobago
COMPETITION FORMAT: The Semifinal winners along with the winner of the third-place match earn berths to the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France.

2018 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship Statistics

Record: 3-0-2

Updated through Jan. 28, 2018

Player

Pos

GP

GS

Min.

G

A

Y/R

Coffey, Samantha M 3 1 110 0
1 0/0
Davidson, Tierna D 2 1 165 0
0
0/0
DeMelo, Savannah M 5 5 409 0
1 0/0
Girma, Naomi D 3 3 300 0
0
0/0
Howell, Jaelin M 5 4 316 1 1 1/0
Ivory, Laurel GK 1 1 90 0
0
0/0
Kim, Abigail F 4 1 179 1 0
0/0
Kuhlmann, Civana F 5 4 327 1 0
0/0
McGlynn, Amanda GK 4 4 390
0
0
0/0
McKeown, Tara D 2 2 180
0
0
1/0
Morse, Zoe D 3 3 270 0 0
0/0
Pickett, Kiara D 4 4 390
0
0
0/0
Pinto, Brianna M 3 2 248 0
0
0/0
Rodriguez, Isabel D 4 4 390
0
0
0/0
Rodriguez, Karina D 3 3 225 0
0
0/0
Sanchez, Ashley F 5 3 345 1 0
0/0
Smith, Sophia F 4 4 364
1 2 0/0
Torres, Taryn F 4 2 168
1 0
0/0
Turnbow, Kelsey F 2 1 55 0 0 0/0
Villacorta, Viviana M 4 3 259 0 0 0/0






Own Goal



0


Totals 5 5 450 8 6 2/0
Opponent Totals 5 5 450 4 3 4/0

2018 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship Goalkeeping Statistics

Player Name

GP

GS

Min.

GF

GA

SO

GAA

W-L-T

Ivory, Laurel 1 1 90
2 0
1 0.00
1-0-0
McGlynn, Amanda 4 4 360
6 4 0
1.00
2-0-2
Totals 5 5 450 8 4 1 0.80 3-0-2
Opponent Totals 5 5 450 4 8 0 1.60 0-3-2
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