Schuyler DeBree and Imani Dorsey will travel to Mexico City along with the U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team for an international training camp from July 22-28.DURHAM, N.C. – Duke incoming freshmen
Head coach April Heinrichs selected a 20-player roster for its third event of 2014, after the team attended the Women’s U-19 La Manga tournament in Spain this past March and trained in May at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif. The squad is preparing to attempt to qualify for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in South Africa.
The Asbury Park Press All-Shore Girls Player of the Year as a senior, DeBree registered 13 goals and 10 assists as a senior at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional. A native of Fair Haven, N.J., she was named the East MVP of the 2013 Girls High School All-America game. DeBree guided her high school team to the New Jersey Group II State Championship as a senior. She finished her high school career with 46 goals and 23 assists.
Dorsey, a product of Elkridge, Md., led Our Lady of Good Counsel High School to a 13-1-6 record and the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference Tournament title this past season. Dorsey scored 15 goals and passed for seven assists as a senior. The 2013 Washington Post All-Met Player of the Year and All-America selection, Dorsey concluded her prep soccer career with 51 goals and 30 assists with the Falcons.
Duke opens preseason practice Aug. 6 in Durham.
U.S. U-18 WNT Roster by Position:
GOALKEEPERS (2): Rosemary Chandler (Concorde Fire; Atlanta, Ga.), Casey Murphy (PDA Slammers; Bridgewater N.J.)
DEFENDERS (5): Schuyler DeBree (Fair Haven, N.J.; PDA Slammers), Natalie Jacobs (Slammers FC; Coto de Caza, Calif.), Ellie Jean (Oakwood SC; Coventry, Conn.), Gabbie Matulich (MVLA Lightning; Los Gatos, Calif.), Niki Romero (North Carolina; Las Vegas, Nevada)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Michaela Abam (Texas Rush; Sugar Land, Texas), Dorian Bailey (Sporting BVSC; Mission, Kan.), Marley Canales (San Diego Surf; San Diego, Calif.), Katie Cousins (Richmond Kickers; Lynchburg, Va.), Kelcie Hedge (Washington Premier FC; Post Falls, Idaho), Emily Ogle (Internationals SC; Strongsville, Ohio), Taylor Racioppi (PDA Clash; Ocean Township, N.J.)
FORWARDS (6): Imani Dorsey (Freestate United; Elkridge, Md.), Madison Haley (Dallas Texans; Dallas, Texas), Hana Kener (Upper Saddle River, N.J.; Match Fit Academy), Rebecca Rasmussen (Georgia; Golden, Colo.), Zoe Redei (Eclipse Select; Highland Park, Ill.), Michelle Xiao (Gretna SC; Omaha, Neb.)