, the 2006 Soccer America Women's College Player of the Year, heads the 20-player U.S. women's national team roster for the 2007 Four
Nations Tournament Jan. 26-30 in Guangzhou, China, against Germany, England and China.
Ryan named three uncapped players, all college freshmen, to the roster: 2006 ACC Offensive Player of the Year Yael Averbuch
20, from the champion University of North Carolina, Lauren Cheney
, 19, who scored 19 goals as a freshman at UCLA last season, and Casey Nogueira
, 17, who played a major role for UNC at the 2006 Women's College Cup.
O'Reilly is one of seven holdovers from the 2004 Olympic gold-medal team picked by Coach
for the trip to Southern China. She is joined UNC teammates Yael Averbuch
, ACC Offensive Player of the
Year, and Casey Nogueira
, who played a major role for UNC at the 2006 Women's College Cup.
Besides O'Reilly and Averbuch, two other 2006 Soccer
America MVPs were selected for the first women's event of the year: Stephanie Lopez
of Portland and India Trotter
Florida State. Lauren Cheney
, who scored 19 goals as a freshman at UCLA last season, completes the collegiate contingent.