Waldrum picks college stars for first camp

[U.S. UNDER-23 WOMEN] New U.S. under-23 women’s national team head coach Randy Waldrum will open a camp for 24 college and pro players, beginning Sunday in Sarasota, Fla. Waldrum, the Notre Dame head coach, called up forward Lindsay Taylor and defender Camille Levin from NCAA champion Stanford and defender Natasha Anasi and forward Laura Weinberg of runner-up Duke.

The four players with professional experience in WPS are Lauren Barnes, Elli Reed, Amanda DaCosta and Bianca D’Agostino.

U.S. U-23 Roster:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Adrianna Franch (Oklahoma State), Emily Kruger (California), Megan Kufeld (Washington)

DEFENDERS (10): Natasha Anasi (Duke), Lauren Barnes (Philadelphia Independence), Amber Brooks (North Carolina), Camille Levin (Stanford), Taylor Lytle (Texas Tech), Blake Miller (West Virginia); Toni Pressley (Florida State), Elli Reed (Boston Breakers), Sammy Scofield (Notre Dame), Kika Toulouse (Virginia)

MIDFIELDERS (6): Zakiya Bywaters (UCLA), Bianca D’Agostino (out of contract), Amanda DaCosta (Sky Blue FC), Jenna Richmond (UCLA), Elizabeth Tucker (Notre Dame), Erika Tymrak (Florida)

FORWARDS (5): Vicki DiMartino (Boston College), Morgan Marlborough (Nebraska), Danielle Foxhoven (Portland), Lindsay Taylor (Stanford), Laura Weinberg (Duke)

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