[U.S. UNDER-18 WOMEN] Katelyn Rowland, who started for UCLA as a freshman, is among the 24 players April Heinrichs, the women's technical director, called in for the U.S. under-18 women’s national team's second training camp of the year that will end Sunday at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif.
The U-18 players in this camp will likely form the core of the pool that will train in preparation for qualifying for the 2014 U-20 Women’s World Cup to be held in Canada.
U.S. U-18 Roster:
GOALKEEPERS (4): Paige Brown (St. Louis Scott Gallagher; Jackson, Mo.), Katelyn Rowland (UCLA; Vacaville, Calif.), Kate Schelle (Crossfire; Seattle, Wash.), Andi Tostanokski (Pride SC; Colorado Springs, Colo.)
DEFENDERS (6):Meegan McCullough (Dallas Sting; Garland, Texas), Katie Naughton (Sockers FC; Arlington Heights, Ill.), Alexis Shaffer (CASL; Cary, N.C.), Anna Soccorsi (FC Delco; Yardley, Pa.), Ryan Walker (Mustang Blast; Oakland, Calif.), Christen Westphal (Internationals; Brecksville, Ohio)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Nickolette Driesse (PDA Charge; Wayne, N.J.), Reilly Parker (Mustang Blast; Danville, Calif.), Brooke Ramsier (Solar Chelsea; Dallas, Texas), Emily Sonnett (NASA; Marietta, Ga.;) Marlo Sweatman (McLean SC; Herndon, Va.) Allison Wetherington (Concorde Fire SC; Acworth, Ga.), Sandra Yu (Cleveland FC; Strongsville, Ohio)
FORWARDS (7): Janine Beckie (Real Colorado; Highlands Ranch, Co.) Hayley Dowd, (FC Stars; Peabody, Mass.) Kristiana Konkol (Real So Cal; Malibu, Calif.), Kodi Lavrusky (Legends FC; Yucaipa, Calif.), Anna McClung (GSA Phoenix; Gate City, Va.), McKenzie Meehan (Scorpions SC; North Scituate, R.I.), Mariah Powers (San Juan Spirit; Elk Grove, Calif.).