CHICAGO (Nov. 10, 2015) – The U.S. Under-15 Girls’ National Team will hold its fourth and final training camp of 2015 as 24 players will come to Sunrise, Fla. from Nov. 20-27.
The camp will be run by U.S. Soccer Women’s Development Coach Mark Carr, with 22 players born in 2001 and two born in 2002. This age group, which will be the U-15 GNT once again in 2016 before transitioning to U-17s the following year, will form the core of the team that will attempt to qualify for the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup.
During the camp, the U-15s will play three games as part of the U.S. Youth Soccer ODP Girls Thanksgiving Interregional competition in Boca Raton, Fla.
The USA will take on the Region II 1999s on Monday, Nov. 23, at 7:30 p.m. ET, face the Region 1 1999s on Wednesday, Nov. 25, at 1 p.m. ET, and finish against the Region IV 1999s on Friday, Nov. 2, at 8 a.m. ET.
U.S. U-15 GNT Roster By Position:
DEFENDERS (7): Sade Adamolekun (Lonestar SC; Spicewood, Texas), Tori Hansen (CASL; Raleigh, N.C.), Makenna Morris (Bethesda Tempo; Germantown, Md.), Leah Scarpelli (PDA; Brick, N.J.), Natalia Staude (Tophat SC; Marietta, Ga.), Kennedy Wesley (SoCal Blues; Rossmoor, Calif.)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Croix Bethune (Concorde Fire; Alpharetta, Ga.), Julia Burnell (Penn Fusion; Glen Mills, Pa.), Jordan Canniff (Richmond United; California, Md.), Mia Fishel (San Diego Surf; San Diego, Calif.), Sophia Jones (DeAnza Force; Menlo Park, Calif.), Madison Mercado (San Diego Surf; San Diego, Calif.), Hollyn Torres (FC Dallas; Frisco, Texas), Taylor Tufts (Dallas Kicks; Southlake, Texas)
FORWARDS (7): Vanessa Buso (Legends FC; Corona. Calif.), Isabella D’Aquila (SoCal Blues; Orange, Calif.), Lia Godfrey (JFC Storm; Flemind Island, Fla.), Savianna Gomez (Beach Academy; Torrance, Calif.), Samantha Meza (Dallas Kicks; Balch Springs, Texas), Gabrielle Robinson (BRYC; Springfield, Va.), Kate Wiesner (Slammers FC; Monrovia, Calif.)