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U.S. under-23 women's national team roster
February 21st, 2014 12:05PM

TAGS:  college women, nwsl, women's national team


[SIX NATIONS TOURNAMENT] NWSL Rookie of the Year Erika Tymrak, who has three caps and one goal for the U.S. senior national team, heads a group of nine NWSL players -- three second-year players and six rookies -- named to the U.S. under-23 women's national team for the Six Nations Tournament running in La Manga, Spain, where it will face under-23 teams from Japan (March 1), Sweden (March 3) and Norway (March 5).

The roster includes four first-round picks from the 2014 NWSL Draft: No. 2 pick Kealia Ohai (Houston Dash), No. 5 Kassey Kallman (FC Kansas City), No. 6 Maya Hayes (Sky Blue FC) and No. 7 Amanda Frisbie (Seattle Reign FC).

Also picked were two Wake Forest players, Katie Stengel and Aubrey Bledsoe, who signed with the W-League LA Blues, and two current players at NCAA champion UCLA (Abby Dahlkemper and Caprice Dydasco) and College Cup semifinalist Virginia (Emily Sonnett and Danielle Colaprico).

U.S. U-23 Roster:
GOALKEEPERS (2): Aubrey Bledsoe (LA Blues), Abby Smith (Texas)
DEFENDERS (6): Abby Dahlkemper (UCLA), Amanda Frisbie (Seattle Reign FC), Arin Gilliland (Kentucky), Jaelene Hinkle (Texas Tech), Kassey Kallman (FC Kansas City), Emily Sonnett (Virginia)
MIDFIELDERS (6): Danielle Colaprico (Virginia), Caprice Dydasco (UCLA), Jenna Richmond (FC Kansas City), Meleana Shim (Portland Thorns FC), Frances Silva (FC Kansas City); Erika Tymrak (FC Kansas City)
FORWARDS (6): Shea Groom (Texas A&M), Maya Hayes (Sky Blue FC), Jennifer Hoy (Chicago Red Stars), Kealia Ohai (Houston Dash), Katie Stengel (LA Blues), Chioma Ubogagu (Stanford).

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