1. Portland stars head Preseason Women's All-Americans


Three players from defending champion Portland -- Stephanie Lopez, Angie Woznuk and Megan Rapinoe -- head the Soccer America Preseason Women's All-American Team. The 22-player team also includes two players each from No. 1 UCLA (Val Henderson and Danesha Adams) and Notre Dame (Jen Buczowski and Kerri Hanks).

Goalkeepers
PLAYER (COLLEGE/CLASS) HOMETOWN

Tyler Griffin (Vanderbilt (/Senior) Charlotte, N.C.
Val Henderson (UCLA/Junior) Orinda, Calif.
Ashley Phillips (Clemson/Junior) West Peabody, Mass.

Defenders
PLAYER (COLLEGE/CLASS) HOMETOWN

Rachel Buehler (Stanford/Senior) Del Mar, Calif.
Holly Gault (Kansas/Senior) Spring Hill, Kan.
Laura Georges (Boston Coll./Senior) Versailles, France
Stephanie Lopez (Portland/Junior) Redding, Calif.

Midfielders
PLAYER (COLLEGE/CLASS) HOMETOWN

Danesha Adams (UCLA/Junior) Shaker Heights, Ohio
Jen Buczkowski (Notre Dame/Junior) Elk Grove, Ill.
Ali Christoph (Tennessee/Senior) Columbus, Ohio
Lara Dickenmann (Ohio State/Junior) Kriens, Switzerland
Ali Krieger (Penn State/Senior) Dumfries, Va.
Diane Matheson (Princeton/Junior) Oakville, Ont.
Rebecca Moros (Duke/Senior) Larchmont, N.Y.
Brittany Timko (Nebraska/Senior) Coquitlam, B.C.
Angie Woznuk (Portland/Junior) El Cajon, Calif.

Forwards
PLAYER (COLLEGE/CLASS) HOMETOWN

Kerri Hanks (Notre Dame/Soph.) Allen, Texas
Heather O'Reilly (North Carolina/Senior) East Brunswick, N.J.
Ashlee Pistorius (Texas A&M/Junior) Bloomington, Ill.
Megan Rapinoe (Portland/Soph.) Elk Grove, Calif.
Amy Rodriguez (USC/Soph.) Lake Forest, Calif.
India Trotter (Florida State/Senior) Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Monday:
Soccer America Men's Preseason All-Americans
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