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18 Players from SEC on NWSL Challenge Cup rosters

37 days ago
SEC Network
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Eighteen players from Southeastern Conference schools were listed on rosters for the 2020 National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) Challenge Cup that began this week.

The first professional sports league in the U.S. to return to play during the COVID-19 pandemic, the NWSL began its eight-team, 23-game tournament on June 27 at Zions Bank Stadium in Herriman, Utah. The semifinals and championship will be played July 22 and 26 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah.

Player  School Position Team
Michelle Betos Georgia Goalkeeper OL Reign
Allysha Chapman LSU Defender Houston Dash
Simone Charley Vanderbilt Attacker Portland Thorns FC
Meggie Dougherty Howard Florida Attacker Washington Spirit
Shea Groom Texas A&M Attacker Houston Dash
CeCe Kizer Ole Miss Midfielder Houston Dash
Kaleigh Kurtz South Carolina Defender North Carolina Courage
Taylor Leach South Carolina Defender Utah Royals FC
Sarah Luebbert Missouri Attacker Chicago Red Stars
Katie Lund Arkansas Goalkeeper Washington Spirit
Merritt Mathias Texas A&M Defender North Carolina Courage
Alyssa Mautz Texas A&M Midfielder Chicago Red Stars
Savannah McCaskill South Carolina Attacker Chicago Red Stars
Domi Richardson Missouri Defender Sky Blue FC
Gabby Seiler Florida Defender Portland Thorns FC
Ally Watt Texas A&M Attacker North Carolina Courage
Christen Westphal Florida Defender Portland Thorns FC
Arin (Gilliland) Wright Kentucky Defender Chicago Red Stars