Cary, NC (February 1, 2021)- The North Carolina Courage begins preseason training today ahead of the 2021 season. The NWSL announced key season dates and medical protocols this week which can be found here.
North Carolina Courage Preseason Roster
Goalkeepers (3): Casey Murphy, Samantha Murphy, Katelyn Rowland
Defenders (12): Lindsay Agnew, Schuyler DeBree (NRI), Diane Caldwell (INT, NYR), Abby Erceg (INT, NYR), Hailey Harbison, Kaleigh Kurtz, Merritt Mathias, Sinclaire Miramontez, Shade Pratt (NRI, NYR), Lauren Silver (NRI), Taylor Smith, Ryan Williams
Midfielders (8): Debinha (INT, NYR), Abby Elinsky (NRI), Hailie Mace, Denise O’Sullivan (INT), Peyton Perea (NRI), Cari Roccaro, Havana Solaun, Meredith Speck
Forwards (6): Elizabeth Addo (INT, NYR), Rylee Baisden, Danica Evans (NRI), Kristen Hamilton, Jessica McDonald, Lynn Williams
NYR- Not Yet Reported
NRI- Non-Roster Invitee
The NC Courage 2021 Draft Picks Deanne Rose, Alyssa Malonson, and Myra Conte will remain in college to compete for the Spring NCAA season, with the Courage retaining their NWSL rights.
Debinha, Casey Murphy, Deanne Rose, and Lynn Williams will compete in the 2021 SheBelieves Cup in Orlando, Florida for their respective countries from February 18-24. Murphy gets her third call up with the senior team as she looks for her first cap with the US Women’s National Team.