Sky Blue FC Defender Kaleigh Riehl and Midfielder Jennifer Cudjoe Selected by Racing Louisville FC in 2020 Expansion Draft
Harrison, N.J. - Racing Louisville FC selected sky Blue FC midfielder Jennifer Cudjoe with the 3rd pick of the 2020 NWSL Expansion Draft. Louisville also selected defender Kaleigh Riehl with the 8th pick of the draft.
Cudjoe, 26, appeared in nine matches, with seven starts, for Sky Blue across all 2020 competitions after being signed to the team following an open tryout this year. Riehl, 24, was drafted by Sky Blue with the 11th pick in the 2020 NWSL College Draft. She appeared in one match for Sky Blue in the 2020 Challenge Cup, earning a start for her professional debut against Utah Royals FC.
Per draft rules, up to two players could be selected from each team. With Cudjoe and Riehl both selected, Louisville drafted no other Sky Blue FC players.
2020 NWSL Expansion Draft Results
1. Addisyn Merrick (NC)
2. Julie Ashley (OL)
3. Jennifer Cudjoe (NJ)
4. CeCe Kizer (HOU)
5. Katie Lund (WAS)
6. Alanna Kennedy (ORL)
7. Lauren Millet (NC)
8. Kaleigh Riehl (NJ)
9. Caitlin Foord (ORL)
10. Katie McClure (WAS)
11. Erin Simon (HOU)
12. Michelle Betos (OL)
13. Tobin Heath (POR)
14. Christen Press (UTAH)
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National Women's Soccer League Stories from November 13, 2020
- NWSL Announces Players Selected in the 2020 NWSL Expansion Draft - NWSL
- Sky Blue FC Defender Kaleigh Riehl and Midfielder Jennifer Cudjoe Selected by Racing Louisville FC in 2020 Expansion Draft - Sky Blue FC
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