Preseason: NWSL rosters and schedules

NWSL training camps opened on Monday for the league's fifth season that kicks off April 15 with 10 teams. For all the preseason rosters and schedules.

Note: Returning players in bold.

Boston Breakers
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Sammy Jo Prudhomme (2016 team: USC), Abby Smith, Libby Stout.
DEFENDERS (7): Allysha Chapman (Houston Dash), Brooke Elby, Amanda Frisbie (Stjarnan/NOR), Julie King, Megan Oyster (Washington Spirit), Kylie Strom, Christen Westphal.
MIDFIELDERS (6): Morgan Andrews (USC), Amanda Da Costa (Chicago Red Stars), Rose Lavelle (Univ. of Wisconsin), Angela Salem, Tiffany Weimer (Kvarnsvedens/SWE), Rosie White (Liverpool/ENG).
FORWARDS (6): Hayley Dowd (Boston College), Natasha Dowie, Emilie Haavi (LSK Kvinner/NOR), Adriana Leon (FC Zurich Frauen/SUI), Ifeoma Onumonu (Univ. of California), Margaret Purce (Harvard Univ.).

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
March 25: Boston College vs. Boston Breakers
March 28: Boston Breakers vs. New England FC U-15 boys (in Taunton, Mass.)
April 1: Boston Breakers vs. University of Connecticut (in Allston, Mass.)
April 4: Boston Breakers vs. Sky Blue FC (in Bridgeport, Conn.)

Chicago Red Stars
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (2): Michele Dalton, Alyssa Naeher.
DEFENDERS (7): Arin Gilliland, Sarah Gorden, Samantha Johnson, Julie Johnston, Katie Naughton, Emily Richardson (2016 team: Univ. of Evansville), Casey Short.
MIDFIELDERS (13): Jackie Altschuld (Univ. of San Diego), Danielle Colaprico, Taylor Comeau, Vanessa DiBernardo, Ashley Gogolin (Wright State Univ.), Lauren Kaskie (UCLA), Kourtney Kutscher (Cal State Univ. Northridge), Morgan Proffitt (Marquette Univ.), Courtney Raetzman, Sofia Huerta, Alyssa Mautz, Mary Luba, Brittany Ratcliffe (Univ. of Virginia).
FORWARDS (8): Ashleigh Ellenwood (Univ. of Arkansas), Janelle Flaws (Chicago Red Stars Reserves), Summer Green (sat out 2016), Jennifer Hoy, Simone Kolander (Univ. of Minnesota), Stephanie McCaffrey, Christen Press, Cara Walls.

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
March 16: Univ. of Wisconsin vs. Chicago Red Stars
March 26: Portland Thorns vs. Chicago Red Stars
March 29: Chicago Red Stars vs. Houston Dash (in Portland, Ore.)
April 1: Chicago Red Stars vs. U.S. U-23 national team (in Portland, Ore.)
April 6: Univ. of Notre Dame vs. Chicago Red Stars

Houston Dash
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Jane Campbell (2016 team: Stanford Univ.), Bianca Henninger, Lydia Williams.
DEFENDERS (10): Bruna Benites, Megan Crosson (Santa Clara Univ.), Claire Falknor, Jaylyn Odermann (Univ. of Nebraska), Stephanie Ochs, Cami Privett, Poliana, Cari Roccaro, Erin Smith (Rutgers Univ.), Janine Van Wyk (JvW/RSF).
MIDFIELDERS (6): Andressa, Morgan Brian, Amber Brooks, Anna Maria Gilbertson (Univ. of Notre Dame), Caity Heap, Carli Lloyd, Denise O’Sullivan.
FORWARDS (6): Janine Beckie, Rachel Daly, Melissa Henderson, Amber Munnerlyn (UCLA), Kealia Ohai, Nichelle Prince (Ohio State Univ.).

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
March 19: Houston Dash vs. Baylor Univ. (in Plano, Texas)
March 26: Houston Dash vs. U.S. U-23 national team (in Portland, Ore.)
March 29: Houston Dash vs. Chicago Red Stars (in Portland, Ore.)
April 1: Portland Thorns vs. Houston Dash
April 6: Texas A&M Univ. vs. Houston Dash

FC Kansas City
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (4): Nicole Barnhart, Kaela Little (2016 team: Univ. of Notre Dame), Cat Parkhill, Danielle Rice (Texas A&M Univ.).
DEFENDERS (10): Alex Arlitt, Yael Averbuch, Rashida Beal (Univ. of Minnesota), Katie Bowen, Rachel Leonard (Sacramento State Univ.), Becca Moros (Portland Thorns), Toriana Patterson (UConn), Brianne Reed, Becky Sauerbrunn, Brittany Taylor.
MIDFIELDERS (10): Christina Gibbons (Duke Univ.), Lo’eau LaBonta, Mandy Laddish, Sydney Miramontez (Univ of Nebraska), Alexa Newfield, Desiree Scott, Alexa Shaffer (Univ. of Virginia), Josie Steiver (Univ. of Minnesota), Meghan Toohey (Kvarnsvedens/SWE), Erika Tymrak.
FORWARDS (4): Shea Groom, Jenna Hellstrom (Kent State Univ.) Sydney Leroux (sat out 2016), Amy Rodriguez (sat out 2016).

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
March 19: Univ. of Missouri vs. FC Kansas City
April 1: Univ. of Nebraska vs. FC Kansas City
April 10: Univ. of Kansas vs. FC Kansas City

NC Courage
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Katelyn Rowland, Sabrina D'Angelo, Bryane Heaberlin (2016 team: Turbine Potsdam/GER).
DEFENDERS (9): Elizabeth Eddy, Jaelene Hinkle, Courtney Niemiec, Abby Erceg, Abby Dahlkemper, Meredith Speck, Taylor Smith, Claire Wagner (Clemson Univ.), Yuri Kawamura (Vegalta Sendai/JPN), Tina Iordanou (Univ. of Virginia).
MIDFIELDERS (9): Michaela Hahn, Sam Mewis, McCall Zerboni, Samantha Witteman (Orlando Pride), Rosana (Sao Jose/BRA), Debinha (Dalian Quanjian/CHN), Carly Gould (Brown Univ.), Maria Lubrano-Lavadera (Univ. of North Carolina), Megan Lindsay (Spokane Shadow).
FORWARDS (8): Makenzy Doniak, Lynn Williams, Jessica McDonald, Kristen Hamilton, Ashley Hatch (BYU), Darian Jenkins (UCLA), Jaycie Johnson (Univ of Nebraska), Ashley Clark (Campbell Univ.).

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:

Not released.

Orlando Pride
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (4): Aubrey Bledsoe, Ashlyn Harris, Amanda Kopale (2016 team: Florida State Univ.), Hannah Seabert (Pepperdine Univ.).
DEFENDERS (10): Laura Alleway, McKenzie Berryhill (Portland Thorns), Steph Catley, Monica Hickmann Alves, Alanna Kennedy (Sydney FC/AUS), Ali Krieger (Washington Spirit), Cami Levin, Camila (Tiradentes/BRA), Toni Pressley, Lorina White (Ball State Univ.).
MIDFIELDERS (5): Jocelyn Blankenship (Loyola Marymount Univ.), Nickolette Driesse (Penn State Univ.), Kristen Edmonds, Maddy Evans, Dani Weatherholt.
FORWARDS (11): Christina Burkenroad, Danica Evans (Univ. of Colorado), Jamia Fields, Sarah Hagen, Rachel Hill (UConn), Alex Morgan (on loan to Lyon/FRA), Kim Reynolds (UCF), Carol Rodrigues (UCF), Jasmyne Spencer, Tabitha Tindell (FGCU), Chioma Ubogagu (Houston Dash).

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
March 18: Orlando Pride vs. Stetson Univ. (in Sanford, Fla.)
March 25: USF vs. Orlando Pride
March 29: Univ. of Florida vs. Orlando Pride
April 1: Orlando Pride vs.  Florida State Univ. (in Sanford, Fla.)
April 7: Orlando Pride vs. U.S. U-23 national team
(in Sanford, Fla.)

Portland Thorns
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS
(3): Emily Armstrong (2016 team: UConn), Britt Eckerstrom (WNY Flash), Adrianna Franch.
DEFENDERS (9): Ellie Boon (Univ. of Portland), Meghan Cox (Univ. of Virginia), Caroline Flynn (Univ. of Nebraska), Kelli Hubly (DePaul Univ.), Kendall Johnson, Meghan Klingenberg, Emily Menges, Katherine Reynolds, Emily Sonnett.
MIDFIELDERS (7): Celeste Boureille, Dagny Brynjarsdottir, Amandine Henry, Lindsey Horan, Allie Long, Mana Shim, Mallory Weber.
FORWARDS (6): Tobin Heath, Ashley Herndon (James Madison Univ.), Nadia Nadim, Christine Sinclair, Meg Morris, Hayley Raso.

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
March 26: Portland Thorns vs. Chicago Red Stars
March 29: Portland Thorns vs. U.S. U-23 national team
April 1: Portland Thorns vs. Houston Dash

Seattle Reign
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (4): Haley Kopmeyer, Maddie Schiffel (2016 team: Avaldsnes/NOR), Brianna Smallridge (Purdue Univ.), Hanna deHaan (Univ. of Portland).
DEFENDERS (10): Elli Reed, Merritt Mathias, Lauren Barnes, Rachel Corsie, Carson Pickett, Anjel Brown (Santa Clara Univ.), Maddie Bauer (Stanford Univ.), Kristen McNabb (Univ. of Virginia), Rumi Utsugi, Rebekah Stott (Melbourne City/AUS).
MIDFIELDERS (10): Veronica Perez (KIF Orebro/SWE), Christine Nairn, Jordan Jesolva (Santa Clara Univ.), Haley Rosen (Washington Spirit Reserves), Annie Alvarado (UCLA), Mimi Rangel (Long Beach State Univ.), Lindsay Elston, Paige Nielsen, Jessica Fishlock, Diana Matheson (Washington Spirit)
FORWARDS (8): Beverly Yanez, Kiersten Dallstream, Megan Rapinoe, Nahomi Kawasumi, Katie Johnson (USC), Addison Steiner (Univ. of Hawaii), Sydney Arnold (Marshall Univ.), Larissa Crummer (Melbourne City/AUS)

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
April 4: UCLA vs. Seattle Reign (in Norco, Calif.)
April 8: Univ. of Washington vs. Seattle Reign

Sky Blue FC
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (4): Caroline Casey, Tori Corsaro (sat out 2016), Kristyn Shea (2016 team: Providence College), Kailen Sheridan (Clemson Univ.)
DEFENDERS (7): Cassidy Benintente (Rutgers Univ.), Kayla Mills (USC), Mandy Freeman (USC), Kelley O’Hara, Erica Skroski, Christie Rampone, Erin Simon.
MIDFIELDERS (9): Catrina Atanda (Clemson Univ.), Jackie Bruno (New Jersey Copa), Kelly Conheeney, Daphne Corboz (Manchester City/ENG), Sarah Killion, Taylor Lytle, Domi Richardson, Raquel Rodriguez, Nikki Stanton.
FORWARDS (12): Rachel Breton, Kim DeCesare, Leah Galton, Maya Hayes, Tasha Kai, Sam Kerr, Alexis McTamney (Monmouth Univ.), McKenzie Meehan (Boston College), Erica Murphy (Rutgers Univ.), Danielle Schulmann, Madison Tiernan (Rutgers Univ.), Catherine Zimmerman.

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
March 25: St. John’s Univ. vs. Sky Blue FC
April 1: Sky Blue FC vs. Univ. of North Carolina (in Lakewood, N.J.)
April 9: Sky Blue FC vs. Penn State Univ. (location TBD)

Washington Spirit
PRESEASON ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (4): Stephanie Labbe, DiDi Haracic (2016 team: Washington Spirit Reserves), Lindsey Harris (Univ. of North Carolina), Kori Butterfield (Seattle Sounders Women).
DEFENDERS (8): Whitney Church, Estelle Johnson, Shelina Zadorsky, Kassey Kallman (Boston Breakers), Alyssa Kleiner, Caprice Dydasco, Tessa Gavilsky (Houston Dash), Molly Menchel (FC Kansas City).
MIDFIELDERS (11): Line Sigvardsen Jensen, Kristie Mewis (Boston Breakers), Joanna Lohman, Tori Huster, Havana Solaun, Meggie Dougherty Howard (Univ. of Florida), Cameron Castleberry (Univ. of North Carolina), Lauren Lazo (Boston Breakers), Sharon Wojcik (sat out 2016), Fran Garzelloni (Univ. of Denver), Marion Crowder (Univ. of Georgia).
FORWARDS (9): Cheyna Williams, Francisca Ordega, Katie Stengel, Lindsay Agnew (Ohio State Univ.), Arielle Ship (Univ. of California), Ninfa Ramirez (Minot State Univ.), Clare Pleuler (Hoaas Billdal /SWE), Crystal Thomas (Georgetown Univ.), Gloria Douglas (Univ. of Virginia).
Injured: Kelsey Wys, Cali Farquharson

PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
March 18: Washington Spirit vs. Penn State Univ.
March 25: Washington Spirit vs. Univ. of North Carolina (in Leesburg, Va.)
April 1: Washington Spirit vs. Duke Univ.
April 8: Washington Spirit vs. Univ. of Virginia
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