CHICAGO (Jan. 27, 2015) – The U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team will open its 2015 programming with a training camp at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California, that will run from Feb. 1-8. U.S. Women’s Technical Director April Heinrichs has called up 24 players, all born in 1998.
All the players in this age group are eligible for the team that will attempt to qualify for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, but the goal for this age group is ultimately the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup.
U.S. U-18 WNT Roster by Position:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Amanda Dennis (Slammers FC; Murrieta, Calif.), Amanda McGlynn (JFC Storm; Jacksonville, Fla.), Evangeline Soucie (PDA; Milford, N.J.)
DEFENDERS (8): Malia Berkely (Fairfield Optimist SC; Liberty Township, Ohio), Brooke Bingham (NC Fusion; West Jefferson, N.C.), Tierna Davidson (De Anza Force; Menlo Park, Calif.), Julie Doyle (San Diego Surf; Laguna Nigel, Calif.), Taylor Hallmon (Concorde Fire; Panama City, Fla.), Samantha Hiatt (Crossfire Premier; Newcastle, Wash.), Taylor Kornieck (Las Vegas Premier; Henderson, Nev.), Mary Alice Vignola (Ohio Elite; Terrace Park, Ohio)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Angeline Daly (JFC Storm; Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.), Savannah DeMelo (Beach FC; Bellflower, Calif.), Jordan Harr (Dallas Sting; Sachse, Texas), Arlie Jones (San Diego Surf; Las Vegas, Nev.), Zoe Morse (Michigan Hawks; East Lansing, Mich.), Shea Moyer (FC Revolution; Wyomissing, Pa.), Emily Strouphauer (Lonestar; Round Rock, Texas)
FORWARDS (6): Jenna Bike (Connecticut FC; Trumbull, Conn.), Isabella Briede (Tophat SC; Alpharetta, Ga.), Emily Fox (FC Virginia; Ashburn, Va.), Mia Gyau (Bethesda Lions; Silver Spring, Md.), Madison Haley (Dallas Texans; Dallas, Texas), Taylor Ziemer (Santa Rosa United; Santa Rosa, Calif.)