Lynn Williams and Samantha Mewis AmongU.S. WNT Allocated Players for 2017 NWSL Season
CHICAGO- The National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) announced today the official list of U.S. Women's National Team allocated players for the 2017 season. Lynn Williams and Samantha Mewis of the NC Courage are two of the 22 players who will be participating as federation players in the upcoming NWSL season.
In addition to returning federation players, there are four newly allocated U.S. Women's National Team players that will be among the ten clubs, including Rose Lavelle (Boston Breakers), Allie Long (Portland Thorns FC), Casey Short (Chicago Red Stars) and Lynn Williams (North Carolina Courage).
The following is a club-by-club list of U.S. federation players for the 2017 NWSL season:
Boston Breakers: Rose Lavelle*
Chicago Red Stars: Julie (Johnston) Ertz, Alyssa Naeher, Christen Press and Casey Short*
Houston Dash: Morgan Brian and Carli Lloyd
FC Kansas City: Sydney Leroux, Amy Rodriguez and Becky Sauerbrunn
North Carolina Courage: Samantha Mewis and Lynn Williams* Orlando Pride: Ashlyn Harris, Ali Krieger and Alex Morgan
Portland Thorns FC: Tobin Heath, Lindsey Horan, Meghan Klingenberg, Allie Long* and Emily Sonnett
Seattle Reign FC: Megan Rapinoe
Sky Blue FC: Kelley O'Hara
Washington Spirit: None
Key * New federation player in 2017
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