6. YOUTH: Duerst takes over U-17 girls

Dean Duerst, the former Wisconsin women's head coach, opened his first camp since being named the new U.S. under-17 girls national team head coach.

The camp opened last weekend in Sunrise, Fla., and will run until April 21. Duerst replaced Erica Walsh, who stopped down after becoming the head coach at Penn State

U.S. U-17 GIRLS ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS: Jill Mastroianni (Durham, Conn.), Cat Parkhill (Apple Valley, Minn.), Chante Sandiford (Owings Mills, Md.);
DEFENDERS: Camille Levin (Newport Coast, Calif.), Michelle Olivier (Rosewell, Ga.), Alyssa Pember (Northport, N.Y.), Ashley Rape (Dallas, Texas);
MIDFIELDERS: Shira Averbuch (Upper Montclair, N.J.), Julia Bouchelle (Cockeysville, Md.), Katy Frierson (Homewood, Ala.), Shawna Gordon (Rialto, Calif.), Alexandria Hampton (Piedmont, Okla.), Christine Nairn (Bowie, Md.), Whitney Sharpe (Des Moines, Iowa), Alie Vernon (Homer Glen, Ill.), Beth West (Centennial, Colo.);
FORWARDS: Lauren Alwine (Elizabethtown, Pa.), Sade Ayinde (North Bellmore, N.Y.), Brittani Bartok (Union, N.J.), Merritt Mathias (Birmingham, Ala.), Tiffany McCarty (Laurel, Md.), Caitlin Mooney (Edmond, Okla.), Toni Pressley (Melbourne, Fla.), Casey Short (Naperville, Ill.).

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