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One Week out from Picking Number One

January 3, 2019 - National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) - Chicago Red Stars News Release

CHICAGO - With just seven days remaining until the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) commences the 2019 College Draft, all eyes are on the hosts Chicago Red Stars as they hold this year's number one overall pick.

Chicago currently holds seven picks in the 2019 NWSL College Draft (1, 6, 7, 15, 24, 26, 33). The Red Stars historically have found success in past drafts, selecting U.S. National Team members Julie Ertz and Danielle Colaprico in 2014 and 2015, respectively and other key players such as Arin Gilliland, Katie Naughton, Vanessa DiBernardo and more.

The 2019 NWSL College Draft is set to begin at 11 am C.T. on Thursday, Jan. 10. The latest order for the draft can be found here.

The draft will be held in the Skyline Ballroom at McCormick Place and will be open to both the public and media. Live streams for the draft can be found at: Facebook.com/NWSL, YouTube.com/NWSL and NWSLsoccer.com/CollegeDraft, as well as on the NWSL App (iTunes App Store | Google Play).

2019 NWSL College Draft

McCormick Place - West Building

2301 S. King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616

Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019

Start time: 11 a.m. CT

Room: Skyline Ballroom

2019 NWSL College Draft Order (As of January 3)

Round 1

No. 1 | Chicago Red Stars

No. 2 | Sky Blue FC

No. 3 | Sky Blue FC

No. 4 | Washington Spirit

No. 5 | North Carolina Courage

No. 6 | Chicago Red Stars

No. 7 | Chicago Red Stars

No. 8 | Washington Spirit

No. 9 | North Carolina Courage

Round 2

No. 10 | Sky Blue FC

No. 11 | Sky Blue FC

No. 12 | Houston Dash

No. 13 | Houston Dash

No. 14 | North Carolina Courage

No. 15 | Chicago Red Stars

No. 16 | Houston Dash

No. 17 | Portland Thorns FC

No. 18 | Houston Dash

Round 3

No. 19 | Sky Blue FC

No. 20 | Washington Spirit

No. 21 | Houston Dash

No. 22 | Houston Dash

No. 23 | Utah Royals FC

No. 24 | Chicago Red Stars

No. 25 | Orlando Pride

No. 26 | Chicago Red Stars

No. 27 | Utah Royals FC

Round 4

No. 28 | Sky Blue FC

No. 29 | Washington Spirit

No. 30 | Orlando Pride

No. 31 | Washington Spirit

No. 32 | Utah Royals FC

No. 33 | Chicago Red Stars

No. 34 | Sky Blue FC

No. 35 | Portland Thorns FC

No. 36 | North Carolina Courage


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