Ahead of another women’s Division I soccer season, rosters are loaded with stars across the country.
Current and future internationals highlight the TopDrawerSoccer.com preseason Best XI teams, which is set to honor the individuals most likely to enjoy stellar campaigns in 2014.
Last year’s Hermann Trophy winner and TDS Player of the Year Morgan Brian highlights the First Team, alongside other stalwarts like Canadian center back Kadeisha Buchanan, Georgetown midfield maestro Daphne Corboz, and high-scoring forwards like Makenzy Doniak, Savannah Jordan and Rachel Daly.
With the Women’s Under 20 World Cup kicking off this week, some of the stars listed below will miss a few games at the start of the season as they battle it out for international accolades.
Still, plenty of talent remains as the chase for Boca Raton, Florida begins in late August, when another champion will be crowned at the end of the year.
Here are the 2014 TDS women’s Division I preseason Best XI squads:
Goalkeeper: Darien Dunham (Boston College)