The Girls Academy League hosted a talent identification event in Northern California in late May in Tracy. The event featured the top talent in the league’s Northwest conference from the 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007 age groups (plus a 2008). These are scouting opportunities for the U.S. Soccer youth national teams. This is the fourth regional event so far for the 2020/2021 season.
Lamorinda GA led the way among the clubs with 29 players called into the event between the four age groups. FC Bay Area and San Francisco Elite Academy (SFEA) both had 21 players called into the event.
Piedmonters selected include:
Defense: Sadie Lahey-Teare (Lamorinda Soccer Club GA Team)
Middle Field: Audrey Lam (Lamorinda Soccer Club GA Team)
Defense: Amy Derr (Lamorinda Soccer Club GA Team)
Defense: Rina Higashi (Lamorinda Soccer Club GA Team)