Chicago, Illinois – Alyssa Nahar, a graduate of Penn State, has been named in the 25-person list for the U.S. National Women’s National Team Training Camp to be held in Austin, Texas on January 19-28.
Nahar, a two-time Olympian and a member of the USWNT since 2013, will take part in the 2022 USWNT First Activist Boot Camp. It also marks Nahar’s return to USWNT action after suffering a knee injury in the semifinals of the 2020 Olympics.
Prior to his injury, Nahar started with five of his six goals for the United States, including a heroic attempt in the quarterfinals against the Netherlands. Nahar saved three penalties, one in the system and two in the second.
Nahar enters the 2022 training camp with 78 games and 44 clean goals
Born in Stratford, Connecticut, Nahar recently finished his sixth season with the Chicago Red Stars.
Captain Nittani Lions, as a senior, was named All-America three times in Penn State in 2007 and 2008 with first-team recognition.
This year’s first U.S. tournaments in the Visa 2022 Shepherd Cup will be played against the Czech Republic (February 17) and New Zealand (February 20) at Dignity Health Sports Park (February 23) in Carson, California and Iceland. At the Toyota Stadium in Frisco. , Texas.
American Women’s National Team – January Startup Camp List:
Guardians (3): Aubrey Kingsbury (Washington Spirit), Casey Murphy (North Carolina Garage), Near Alyssa (Chicago Red Stars)
Defenders (9): Alana Cook (OL Rule), Abby Tolkember (San Diego Wave FC), Diarna Davidson (Chicago Red Stars), Imani Dorsey (NJ / NY Gotham FC), Emily Fox (Racing Louisville FC), Naomi Giorgio , Sophia Hurta (OL regime), Kelly O’Hara (Washington Spirit), Emily Sonnet (Washington Spirit)
Arbitrators (7): Lindsay Horan (Portland Thorns FC), Jayleen Howell (Racing Louisville FC), Rose Laville (OL Rule), Christy Muse (NJ / New York Gotham FC), Samantha Moyes (Kansas City Current), Ash Sullivan (Washington Spirit)
Attackers (6): Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit), Mallory Buck (Chicago Red Stars), Margaret Pierce (NJ / New York Gotham FC), Trinity Rodman (Washington Spirit), Sophia Smith (current Ports Thorn FCs), Lynn
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